Seminar on the Internationalisation of Higher Education
Wednesday 4 July 2007
Department of Education – 1WN3.11
University of Bath
9:00 – 9:30 Registration and coffee/tea
9:30 – 9:45 Joanna – Introduction
9:45 – 10:30 Introductory presentation: Researching internationalisation in higher education: state of the art and prospects
Professor Jeroen Huisman, Director, International Centre for Higher Education Management, University of Bath.
10:30 -11:00 Presentation 1: Higher Education as an International Commodity: The Perils and Promises for Development.
Dr Rajani Naidoo, Director of Studies, Doctorate of Business Administration in Higher Education Management. University of Bath.
11:00 – 11:30 Presentation 2: Internationalizing the Liberal Arts College: Tensions and Rationales.
Andrew Starcher, Assistant Dean, Franklin University, Switzerland.
11:30 – 12:00 Presentation 3: The Institutionalisation of Internationalisation in HEIs: a case study of the University of Bath.
Joanna Al-Youssef, EdD Research, University of Bath.
12:00 – 13:00 LUNCH
13:00 – 13:30 Presentation 4: ‘So Tell me in Your Own Words’: International Students Interviewed by Compatriots. First-Year Experiences at the University of the Arts, London.
Dr Silvia Sovic, CLIP CETL, London College of Fashion.
13:30 – 14:00 Presentation 5: Beyond ‘cultural’ barriers: experiences of intercultural
interaction among postgraduate Chinese students in a British university. Temmy Tian and Dr John Lowe, University of Bath.
14:00 – 14:15 COFFEE BREAK
14:15 – 14:45 Presentation 6: Modernising or Missioning? Historical Foundations of the University-Peace Corps Relationship.
Anne P. Peterson, EdD, IOE, London.
14:45 – 15:15 Presentation 7: How are audiences and stakeholders in the United States of America responding to the European Higher Education Process?
Mari Brookes, MRes, School of Management, University of Bath.
15:15 – 16:30 Group work and discussion
16:30 – 17:00 Finishing Note