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UNIKE collectively creates 'Copenhagen Declaration'

2016.08.19Following the concluding UNIKE 'University Futures' conference in June, UNIKE is creating a declaration for the organisation and purpose of the future university.

The UNIKE team the the HEC 2016.

UNIKE fellows and partners represent UNIKE at the HEC 2016

2016.07.16Several members of the UNIKE team participated in the The Higher Education Conference at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. Read more about their presentations here.

UNIKE PhD fellow Sintayehu Alemu is doing his PhD at Ljubljana University. Photo by Aarhus University.

Sintayehu Alemu has book review published in the latest issue of LATISS

2016.06.30UNIKE PhD fellow Sintayehu Alemu has written a review of the book Knowledge Production and Contradictory Functions in African Higher Education.

Professor Susan Wright. Photo by Aarhus University.

Susan Wright has article published in Journal of Critical Policy Studies

2016.05.25UNIKE Professor Susan Wright writes critically about universities in the knowledge economy.


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
Mon 30 Nov
10:00-15:00 | The University of Oslo, Norway
UNIKE Winter School in Oslo, Norway
Mapping knowledge economies
Mon 29 Jun
11:00-17:00 | Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Porto, Rua Alfredo Allen 4200-135 Porto, Portugal
UNIKE Summer School in Porto, Portugal
Figures in the higher education landscape


UNIKE's mailbox

UNIKE Coordinator
Professor Susan Wright
T: +45 8716 3628

UNIKE Project Manager
Kathrin Gramsch
T: +45 8716 4145

UNIKE Research Assistant
Lisbeth Kristine Walakira
T: +45 9350 8321

UNIKE partners

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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.

Read more about UNIKE.

UNIKE Notes on Doctoral Education

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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