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Fall 2017 Schedule

Mondays 12:30 – 1:45pm in SCANCOR (Ceras 123)

 

September 25

Introductions


October 2

Hyper-mangement: The rise of the corporate superhero

Patricia Bromley


October 9

Higher Education as Rationalized and Empowered: An Analysis of Mission Statements of American Universities

Naejin Kwak


October 16

Creating divided fields - the case of social entrepreneurship in England

Tanja Collavo (Said Business School, University of Oxford)


October 23

The Decline (and Persistence) of Selective Models of Education: Global Trends in the Use of High Stakes Examinations, 1960-2010

Jared Furuta


October 30

The Rise of International Policy Models and Recommendations: The Case of the OECD

Marjaana Rautalin (University of Tampere)


November 6

Role identity and sensemaking as institutional mechanisms for policy translation: The case of school principals and education reforms in Israel

Ravit Mizrahi-Shtelman (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)


November 13

The University as an Institution

John W. Meyer


November 20 

No workshop (Thanksgiving Recess) 


November 27

Topic: The Development Office in Higher Education

Nadine Ann Skinner


December 4

Competing Nationalisms and Comparative Language Brokering Perspectives

 Kimberly Higuera


 

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