What are the “classics” of higher education research?

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Let's brainstorm about the works which have made lasting contributions to higher education studies. Which works come to your mind first? What do they all have in common? In what way are they still relevant or could be relevant? Which works, in your view, make "the canon" of higher education studies? What would a critical […]

Organizational Institutionalism in Higher Education Studies

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Organizational institutionalism (in its many variants) is a commonly used theoretical framework in higher education studies focusing on organizational dimension of universities. Whenever we speak of isomorphism, rationalization, decoupling, organizational fields, institutional logics, diffusion, organizational actorhood, professional norms, rationalized myths, among others, we make (implicit or explicit) reference to some strand of institutional theory applied […]

ECHER Updates 05-2021

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First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Click here to register

ECHER Updates 06-2021

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First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Click here to register

How did you get your postdoc?

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Looking and finding a postdoc is not a "piece of cake." However, many of us have been through it and have succeeded in landing good positions. If you want to find out more about it, join our ECHER panel discussion, where five ECHER members will share their experience on challenges and opportunities of getting a […]

ECHER Updates 07-2021

First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Click here to register

ECHER Updates 08-2021

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First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Click here to register

ECHER Updates 09-2021

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First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Join Meetup (Zoom)

“Meet the Editors” with Prof Tatiana Fumasoli, Editor of “Higher Education Quarterly”

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Tatiana Fumasoli is Director of the UCL Centre for Higher Education Studies (CHES) at University College London. She is Editor of Higher Education Quarterly, an international scholarly journal publishing research on policy, organisation, leadership, governance, management and the professions in higher education. Higher Education Quarterly is published in association with the Society for Research into […]

ECHER Updates 11-2021

First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Click here to register

ECHER Updates 12-2021

First Friday each month, we meet for one hour to chat about the ECHER network and activities. As we want the meetup to be accessible for the members of the network across time zones, the time of the meetup is not the same every month. Click here to register

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