Higher Education Speaker Series

Piet Naudé

November 10 2022, 11am CET

Prof. Piet Naudé, Professor of Ethics and the immediate past Director of the University of Stellenbosch Business School

Title: The future of management education: radical shifts, societal expectations, and the role of businesses

A short bio and more information can be found here.

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Livestream: via MS Teams

Ellen Hazelkorn

Postponed to Spring 2023

Prof. Ellen Hazelkorn, Professor Emeritus, Technological University Dublin, Joint Editor, Policy Reviews in Higher Education

Title: Putting Global University Rankings in Context: the Internationalisation of Comparability and the Geo-politicisation of Higher Education and Science

A short bio and more information can be found here.

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Livestream: via MS Teams

Previous lectures

Marijk van der Wende

October 18, 2022, 4pm

Prof. Dr. Marijk van der Wende, Distinguished Faculty Professor of Higher Education an der Fakultät für Law, Economics and Governance der Universität Utrecht

Title: Openness challenged university at risk? 

A short bio and more information can be found here.

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Livestream: via MS Teams

Francisco O. Ramirez

24th of June 2022

Prof. Dr. Francisco O. Ramirez, Professor of Education and (by courtesy) Sociology at Stanford University

Title: Universities: From Historical Institutions to Organizational Actors?

A short bio of Prof. Ramirez can be found here.

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

B. Stensaker

3th of May 2022

Prof. Bjørn Stensaker, Vice-Rector Education, University of Oslo

Title: Strategic university alliances - potential implications for competition and cooperation in the global higher education landscape

A short bio of Prof. Stensaker can be found here.

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Tatiana Fumasoli

24th of March 2022

Prof. Dr. Tatiana Fumasoli, Director, Centre for Higher Education Studies CHES, UCL Institute of Education, University College London, London (UK)

Title: The globally engaged university: organisational capacity and strategic positioning at times of Covid 19

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Uni.Prof. Dr. Georg Krücken

23rd of November 2021 - via MS Teams

Prof. Dr. Georg Krücken, ICHER-Kassel International Centre for Higher Education Research Kassel

Title: Vom Wettbewerb zum multiplen Wettbewerb im Hochschulsystem

A short bio and the abstract can be found here.

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Marijk van der Wende

20th of October 2021

Prof. Dr. Marijk van der Wende, Distinguished Faculty Professor of Higher Education at Utrecht University’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance

Title: Facing global change: Eurasian relations in higher education

Registration: verena.herbsthofer@wu.ac.at

Livestream: via Youtube

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Date: 4.12.2019: Institute for Higher Education Management (D5)
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Video The New Silk Road: implications for higher education and research cooperation between China and Europe

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Date: 25.11.2019, Institute for Higher Education Management (D5)
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