City ReporterThursday, November 07, 2013 - Islamabad—A group of three senior Professors from Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, USA held a detailed discussion session with faculty members of different departments at National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad.
The three members of the group including Professor Dr Lawrence H. Gerstein, Director, Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Dr Michael Doyle, Associate Professor Department of History, Professor Dr Maria Staton, English Linguistics and Literature, are presently visiting Pakistan to look into the possibilities of academic collaboration with Pakistani universities and academic institutions.
The group members held group discussion sessions with the faculty members of different departments including English Studies, Pakistan Studies, History and International Relations- Peace and Conflict Studies (IR-PCS) of NUML and explained the scope and perspectives of different departments of their university.
Dr Lawrence told that “At Ball State, we’re more than just educators, we’re educational entrepreneurs. Combining top-flight talent with the top-notch resources we have to offer, our students and faculty inject endless energy and creativity into what they teach and how they learn”.