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Conference "University Futures", June 15 - 17 2016 in Copenhagen. UNIKE is hosting a conference, which aims to promote collective thinking about the future directions of universities in Europe and the Asia-Pacific Rim



Que Anh Dang, PhD fellow in UNIKE at the Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol.
Photo by the Aarhus University.

New book edited by UNIKE members to be published

2016.04.20The new book "Global Regionalisms and Higher Education: Projects, Processes, Politics", edited by members of UNIKE, will be published in September 2016.

Rebecca Lund, post doc in UNIKE. Photo by Ib Jensen, Aarhus University.

Rebecca Lund published article in the Danish magazine Friktion

2016.04.20Post doc in UNIKE, Rebecca Lund, writes article about the process of engaging in feminist fieldwork and the compromises involved in committing and engaging yourself in fieldwork.

Corina Balaban, PhD fellow in UNIKE. Private photo.

Corina Balaban joins the editorial board of the Early Stage Researchers Journal

2016.04.13UNIKE PhD fellow Corina Balaban has been invited to join the editorial board of the ESR Journal

Janja Komljenovic, PhD fellow in UNIKE.
Susan Robertson, partner in UNIKE, professor of sociology at Bristol University.

Janja Komljenovic and Susan Robertson publish paper in Journal of Education Policy

2016.04.13PhD fellow Janja Komljenovic and Susan Robertson have their paper "The dynamics of ‘market-making’ in higher education" published in the prestigious Journal of Education Policy.


Interview with Distinguished Professor Shamsul AB, The National University of Malaysia.

Interview with Professor Donald Brenneise, University of California, by the UNIKE Project.

Interview with Professor Shaoxue Liu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

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Wed 15 Jun
11:00-17:00 | Danish School of Education, Tuborgvej 164, Copenhagen, Denmark
UNIKE Conference
University Futures


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Universities in the Knowledge Economy (UNIKE) is a collaborative research project investigating the dynamic relationships between universities and knowledge economies in Europe and in the Asia-Pacific Rim.

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UNIKE is an Initial Training Network (ITN) funded by the European Union, FP7 – Marie Curie Actions

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration.

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