On September 1, 2011, EARTH University president, José Zaglul, was awarded an honorary doctorate from the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine (NUBIP) in Kyiv (http://www.nubip.edu.ua/en/). The degree was presented during their annual Knowledge Day ceremony, during which President Zaglul also spoke to students, faculty and staff about biodiversity conservation and agriculture.
“Dr. Zaglul has made a significant contribution to the development of the cooperation between National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine and EARTH University, as well as to global reformation of higher education in the field of agriculture and life sciences worldwide,” noted Rector of NUBiP of Ukraine, Dmytro O. Melnychuk.
Visit the president’s page to read a Q&A with Dr. Zaglul about conservation and agriculture.