Liaison Office North America of the University of Freiburg and Eucor – The European Campus, New York
Established in: 2016
The office features a diverse array of tasks. The overall aspiration is serving as a corridor of the future world of transatlantic cooperation in higher education, science, humanities.
In detail the aims are:
• Alumni: We develop a strong US and Canadian network.
• Fundraising: We understand demands of foundations, companies and individuals.
• Recruiting and University College Freiburg (UCF): We gain scientists and students by fresh ideas like the UCF.
• Academic cross-linkage: We define research topics like precision medicine, quantum science and technology or sustainability to establish close ties.
• Marketing, knowledge and technology transfer: We trust the impact of science and humanities finding corporate partners and investors for our start-up business in the Black Forest.
The office works as headquarter for Eucor – The European Campus North America, too. The German Universities of Freiburg, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) contribute with their partners to the innovation hub Upper Rhine Valley by outstanding teaching and research. Members likewise are the Universities of Basel, Mulhouse and Strasbourg.