Prof. John H. Coatsworth interviewed for l'X on air
Prof. John H. Coatsworth, Provost of Columbia University, came to École Polytechnique to take part to the Alliance executive committee meeting on June, 2nd 2015.
Prof. John H. Coatsworth is the Provost of Columbia University, as well as Professor of International and Public Affairs and of History.
He came to École Polytechnique to take part to the Alliance executive committee meeting on June, 2nd 2015. On that same day, an exchange agreement was signed between École Polytechnique and Columbia University.
Alliance is an academic joint education program encouraging dual degrees, co-teaching, non-conventional summer schools, between Columbia University and 3 major French institutions: École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, and Panthéon-Sorbonne University.
Alliance facilitates faculty and students mobility among its 4 partner institutions. For example, l’X hosted Prof. Lorenzo Polvani last April/May, while Prof. Yvan Bonnassieux taught at Columbia University.
Prof. John H. Coatsworth tells us about the Program's main achievements since its creation in 2002, and about its perspective for the near future. He also gives us an insight into the opportunities and peculiarities of the cooperation between l'X and Columbia University.