Discussion on offshore campuses with AK Bildungsgeographie at Geowoche2021

Marc Schulze presented his latest articles at  the ‘Digitale GeoWoche’, the online alternative of this year’s ‘Deutscher Kongress für Geographie’, where he discussed his research project with the ‘Arbeitskreis Bildungsgeographie’ (working group Geography of Education). The session ‘Gestaltung transnationaler Räume der Hochschulbildung’ on 06 October 2021 was organized by Prof Dr Holger Jahnke (Europe University Read more about Discussion on offshore campuses with AK Bildungsgeographie at Geowoche2021[…]

Guest talk on offshore campuses at conference on universities under capitalism and austerity

On Friday 20 August 2021, Tim Rottleb was invited to give a talk as a guest speaker at the conference ‘Bildung in der bürgerlichen Gesellschaft — Staat, Kapital und Bildungsidealismus’ in Regensburg, Germany. Targeting an audience at the interface of academia, activism and higher education politics, the conference dealt with the questions of what happens Read more about Guest talk on offshore campuses at conference on universities under capitalism and austerity[…]

Our team on panel at Society for Research into Higher Education

Alice Bobée and Marc Schulze presented some of their research at the Society for Research into Higher Education on 3rd June 2021 and joined the panel discussion, which was moderated by Dr Jana Kleibert. The online event “Transnational Higher Education: A Focus on International Branch Campuses” was chaired by Dr Miguel Antonio Lim (University of Read more about Our team on panel at Society for Research into Higher Education[…]

Webinars at Regional Studies Association / Centre for Global Higher Education / Regions in Recovery Global e-Festival

Jana Kleibert was strongly engaged in several webinars over the last months. She co-presented “An Introduction to the Small Grant Scheme by the Regional Studies Association” on 21 April: https://www.regionalstudies.org/funding/small-grant-scheme/ Our group paper “‘Education Cities’ to Transnational Education Zones” was discussed at the Centre for Global Higher Education, University of Oxford: http://www.education.ox.ac.uk/events/education-cities-to-transnational-education-zones/. Jana also participated Read more about Webinars at Regional Studies Association / Centre for Global Higher Education / Regions in Recovery Global e-Festival[…]

Session at American Association of Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting 2021

Together with Prof Dr Martina Fuchs and her team at the Universität zu Köln we co-organised and participated in the session “Global production – global skills? Critical perspectives on knowledge and regional development” at the AAG Annual Meeting on 11 April 2021. The session provided insightful discussions on the role of transnational actors and offshore Read more about Session at American Association of Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting 2021[…]

Presentation at TNE-Hub Research Symposium

Marc Schulze and Tim Rottleb gave a presentation on „Anticipated benefits and missed opportunities of offshore campus imports – Experiences from Southeast Asia and the Arab Gulf region“ at the Third TNE-Hub Research Symposium on 31 March 2021. The symposium “Why Transnational Education? From market access to sustainable global engagement”, which was convened by Dr Read more about Presentation at TNE-Hub Research Symposium[…]

Guest Talk “Enclave Urbanism and Transnational Zones in Southeast Asia” at Southeast Asia Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science

The Saw Swee Hock Southeast Asia Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science invited Jana Kleibert as a guest speaker for a Southeast Asia Discussion Series seminar about “Enclave Urbanism and Transnational Zones in Southeast Asia” chaired by Prof. Hyun Bang Shin. The talk on 28 January 2020 drew on examples from Read more about Guest Talk “Enclave Urbanism and Transnational Zones in Southeast Asia” at Southeast Asia Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science[…]

Workshop “The Political Economy of Brexit: Impact on Sectors, Regions and Implications for Policy” in Nottingham

The workshop on the political economy of Brexit organised by Sarah Hall (University of Nottingham) and David Bailey (University of Birmingham) in conjunction with the academic organisation The UK in a Changing Europe took place on 21 January 2020 at the University of Nottingham. Jana Kleibert contributed to the discussions with a lecture about “Offshore Read more about Workshop “The Political Economy of Brexit: Impact on Sectors, Regions and Implications for Policy” in Nottingham[…]

TRANSEDU at 5th DFG Network Meeting “Spaces of Global Production” in Luxembourg

On 30 and 31 January 2020, Jana Kleibert and Tim Rottleb participated in the 5th meeting of the DFG Network “Spaces of Global Production” hosted at the Belval Campus of the University of Luxembourg. The network is coordinated by Jana Kleibert and connects scholars from Germany, Luxemburg and Belgium to exchange ideas and contribute to Read more about TRANSEDU at 5th DFG Network Meeting “Spaces of Global Production” in Luxembourg[…]