Under the ASTIF Lecture Series, Amity Science, Technology & Innovation Foundation(ASTIF) organized lectures on "A Tale of Two Spliceosomes" by Dr. Girish C Shukla- Assistant, Professor of Molecular Biology, Cleveland State University, USA and “Personality Influences on Coping with Stress" by Dr. Stephen D. Slane -Department of Psychology & College of Science, Cleveland State University, USA.
The two speakers came to Amity University, on behalf of Cleveland State University, U.S.A to mull over the collaborative research and training programmes with a special reference to student and faculty exchange for long and short periods.
The Amity Science, Technology & Innovation Foundation (ASTIF) was established with the aim of helping India become a global leader in the field of Science & Technology. As part of its nation building activities, the Amity Science, Technology & Innovation Foundation has been regularly organizing inimitable lectures on the latest developments in the field of science by noted academicians, researchers and scientists who possess the competence and motivation for carrying out cutting-edge research in thrust areas that will impact the development of our Nation.
Lectures were followed by extensive interaction between the scholars from Cleveland State University and students who were mesmerized by the erudition of the two academicians. Several senior officials of RBEF and Amity University also attended the lectures.