Higher Education Webinars

The World View

A blog from the Center for International Higher Education

April 28, 2016 - 9:30am
Consultants in higher education are rarely welcome. Often seen as mercenaries, or as cover for a management team seeking  to make staff reductions, our experience is that above all, they are regarded as outsiders.
April 24, 2016 - 2:03pm
Argentina’s National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET) states that about 40 percent of research production within the agency is the result of international collaboration.
April 19, 2016 - 5:12pm
If we can’t engage in civil discourse on campus, I don’t think we stand a chance at interacting across national borders. 
April 13, 2016 - 2:44pm
International collaboration, increasingly pursued to improve productivity as well as impact and relevance, outstrips results from individual work or local partnerships alone.
April 10, 2016 - 4:52pm
Some academics publish a lot – and others publish at moderate rates, or not at all. It has always been so.
April 6, 2016 - 8:49am
Internationalization should be much more than student recruitment to generate revenue.
April 3, 2016 - 5:29pm
A faculty salary that could purchase a 60 meter apartment in Philadelphia would acquire only slightly more than 1square meter (!) in Shanghai. 
March 27, 2016 - 4:26pm
Qataris are paying hundreds of millions a year for – the right to be associated with the prestige of several institutions. That’s what brand is all about— apparently, it’s worth up to a couple of hundred thousand dollars per student.  
March 20, 2016 - 3:04pm
We need some perspective on where cultural sensitivity is needed (and lacking) and where it is misplaced.
March 13, 2016 - 5:21pm
To some degree, freeness is in the eye of the beholder. 

Pages

Back to Top