The Russian Academy of Sciences supports the Program of Strategic Academic Leadership
Alexander Sergeyev, the head of the Russian Academy of Sciences, expressed support for the Program of Strategic Academic Leadership of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science.“The Russian Academy of Sciences is ready to provide comprehensive scientific and methodological support to the Program: both in terms of creating the aforementioned partnerships, consortia, and in terms of providing academic sites for our departments to discuss the development programs of these associations, we are ready to form academic supervisory boards in universities, work on platforms in these universities and so on” said the President of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
According to the statement of Alexander Sergeyev, the connection between the RAS and universities is in the tradition of Russian science. Based on this, the Russian Academy of Sciences is ready to provide comprehensive support for the new program and actively participate in its implementation.
Earlier, Valery Falkov, the Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation presented the Program of Strategic Academic Leadership which was based on the principles of integration and cooperation of scientific and educational organizations, as well as the principles of competition and openness. On June 16, the program discussion became the main topic of the meeting of the Russian Academy of Sciences.