The Changing Professoriate in Ontario Colleges and Universities
On April 29, OISE hosted a research symposium on the changing nature of academic work in Ontario. The archived webcast will be available in the next few weeks.
2016 Worldviews Lecture on Media and Higher Education
Dr. Rajani Naidoo from the University of Bath gave the 2016 Worldviews Lecture. Her lecture was entitled: "Beyond the competition fetish Higher education for global wellbeing."
Wednesday April 13 2016
Canadian University Federation and Affiliation Arrangements
Kenneth Roy Bonin, Glen Jones and Pat Moore have completed a study of federation and affiliation arrangments in Canadian higher education. This work was recently featured in University Affairs.
Generational Change and Academic Work
Monica Marquina and Glen Jones guest edited a special issue of Studies in Higher Education entitled "Generational Change and Academic Work." The issue was published in October, 2015.
Governance of Higher Education: Global Perspectives, Theories and Practices by Ian Austin and Glen A. Jones has just been been released by Routledge. The book is designed to provide an overview of key theories and concepts related to the governance of higher education from an international perspective. The book can be ordered from Amazon.ca or other book stores.
Research in Colleges: Challenges and Opportunities
On Wednesday, September 30 the Centre for the Study of Canadian and International Higher Education at OISE joined with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU), and the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO) to host a free, half-day research policy symposium. This event explored the development of research in colleges in Canada, Australia and England. It provided an opportunity for institutional leaders and practitioners, policy makers, funding bodies and government agencies to share experiences and learn from each other about how to develop and implement applied research. Each panel consisted of speakers from Canada, Australia and England. More information can be found here.
Enrolment and Funding: Recurring Themes in Ontario Higher Education Policy
This one-day symposium took place on Friday, May 15, 2015. Click here for more information