NEWSProfessor of University of Oxford visited RAU
04.04.2015
Professor of Armenian Studies at the University of Oxford, Theo van Lint was awarded “Russian-Armenian University Distinguished Professor” title
 
March 30, 2015 - Professor of Armenian Studies at the University of Oxford, Theo van Lint was awarded the “Russian-Armenian University Distinguished Professor” title as recognition for his significant contribution to the development of Armenian Studies at the Oxford University and the close academic ties with the Russian-Armenian University.

Prof. Theo van Lint expressed his gratitude for the high appreciation and emphasized that felt truly honored to be awarded such a title. Professor also stressed that the award is a new motivation for the further and closer collaboration between the two Universities.

The Head of the Department of Armenian Language and Literature, Prof. Eghiazaryan also emphasized that Prof. Lint had made a valuable contribution to the development of Armenian Studies abroad.
 
The Rector of Russian-Armenian University, Prof. Darbinyan handed to Prof. Lint memorable gifts and stressed that on behalf of RAU would apply to the President of Republic of Armenia, Mr. Sargsyan with an appeal to grant Prof. Lint the State Award.