International Workshop “Constructing Transnational Spaces of Higher Education” at IRS in Erkner

It was a great pleasure to welcome our two project members Prof. Neil Coe (Department of Geography, National University of Singapore) and Prof. Bas van Heur (Department of Geography, Vrije Universiteit Brussels) as well as our Advisory Board members Prof. Kris Olds (Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison), Prof. Sarah Hall (School of Geography, University Read more about International Workshop “Constructing Transnational Spaces of Higher Education” at IRS in Erkner[…]

Marc Schulze at workshop on mobility practices at the University of Bremen

On 23th and 24th November, IBC team member Marc Schulze visited a workshop on mobility practices and coping strategies at the University of Bremen which was organized by Dr. Anna-Lisa Müller from the Geography Department. At the workshop Marc Schulze presented parts of his PhD project and put his ideas on academic mobility practices up Read more about Marc Schulze at workshop on mobility practices at the University of Bremen[…]

Alice Bobée at the Berlin Social Science Center 

Alice Bobée at the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) As a former student research assistant at the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) – in the department “Migration and Diversity” led by Prof. Dr. Koopmans – Alice Bobée was invited to present her research project in a colloquium on the 14th of November 2018. In her PhD, Alice Bobée Read more about Alice Bobée at the Berlin Social Science Center […]

Dr. Jana M. Kleibert

Dr. Jana M. Kleibert leads the Leibniz-Junior Research Group “Constructing Transnational Spaces of Higher Education” at the Institute for Research on Society and Space (IRS) in Erkner, Germany, and at the Humboldt University of Berlin. She is an economic geographer with a keen interest in the geographies of globalisation, the networks and places of global Read more about Dr. Jana M. Kleibert[…]

Alice Bobée

Alice Bobée works in the research project “Constructing Transnational Spaces of Higher Education. International Branch Campus development at the Interface of Network and Territorial Embeddedness (TRANSEDU)“ in the research department „Dynamics of Economic Spaces“ since June 2018. She obtained a Bachelor of Liberal Arts with a focus on Cultural Studies from the University College of Read more about Alice Bobée[…]

Tim Rottleb

Tim Rottleb studied Middle Eastern Studies with a focus on Political Science which was followed by a M.A. in Politics and Economics of the Middle East, both at Philipps University in Marburg. During his studies he was mainly interested in researching EU-MENA relations as well as societal conflicts in Arabic countries and their urban dimension. Read more about Tim Rottleb[…]

Marc Schulze

Marc Schulze joined the Leibniz Junior Research Group “Constructing Transnational Spaces of Higher Education: International Branch Campus Development at the Interface of Network and Territorial Embeddedness” in May 2018. Marc Schulze studied Geography, Political Science and English at the University of Freiburg (Germany), the University of Sheffield (UK) and the University of Strasbourg (France). In Read more about Marc Schulze[…]

Neil Coe

Neil Coe is Professor of Economic Geography at the National University of Singapore. His research interests are in the areas of global production networks and local economic development; the geographies of local and transnational labour markets; the geographies of innovation; and institutional and network approaches to economic development.