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Fall 2018 Schedule

Mondays 12:30 pm

SCANCOR (Ceras 123)

September 24

The Expansion and Professionalization of the International Humanitarian Sector and Implications for Local Organizations (dissertation chapter)

Michelle Reddy

October 1

Hyper-management: Models of empowered management and leadership

Tricia Bromley

October 8

Diversity-affirmative Organizational Structures and Environments (DOSE) Index

Christine Min Wotipka & Daniel Scott Smith

October 15

Liberal Individualism, Social Rights, and the Global Education Regime: The Worldwide Decline of Early Tracking, 1960-2010 (practice job talk)

Jared Furuta

October 22

The Diffusion of Teaching Evaluations and the new Discourses About Teachers and Students

Pedro Pineda

October 29

State-framed Solidarity in the 20th Century (qualifying paper)

Daniel Scott Smith

November 5

Worldwide patterns of managerialism in academia: The case of branding of universities

Gili Drori

November 12

The distribution of city action: How civic capacity enables green building certifications in U.S. cities

Christof Brandtner

November 19

No Workshop, Thanksgiving Break

November 26

The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education and the Emergence of the American Fundraising Model in Higher Education

Nadine Skinner

December 3

Part 1: Trends in the type/content of education reforms cross-nationally

Lisa Overbey

Part 2:  Diversity efforts in American Higher Education

Naejin Kwak



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in SOC 311A / EDUC 387, "Workshop: Comparative Studies of Educational and Political Systems"