The SAGE Handbook of International Higher Education

AIEA: Leaders in International Higher Education

Realignments in International Education

In my final blog on the Sage Handbook of international Higher Education, I thought it appropriate to review some of the concluding themes in the volume’s final chapter. The editors … Continue reading

December 16, 2013

Is International Education a Discipline?

This is not a new question.  IE leaders have been asking this over the years and found no good answer. In the preface to the SAGE Handbook of International Higher … Continue reading

May 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

IE Leadership – Levers for Change

Leadership – or rather the discussion of leadership – has become big business.  Amazon.com lists 84,126 “leadership books” on its website.  Some are focused on celebrity business leaders, such as … Continue reading

February 15, 2013

Whither MOOCs and Global Outposts in 2013?

As 2013 opens, there are several developments in international education that remain both controversial and somewhat opaque.  Two, in particular, caught the attention of the editors of the SAGE Handbook … Continue reading

January 4, 2013

Global Partnerships that Work

1. Over many decades, much of international higher education has been driven by an array of partnerships. Many have involved the institutional and consortial exchange of students, some are rooted … Continue reading

October 22, 2012

“Flatter” World for International Ed?

In coming years, International education may well appear more as a central feature of higher education institutions.  Many reasons are at work here: some educational, some financial, some about “branding” … Continue reading

September 13, 2012

Foreword (excerpt, cont.)

The complexity and structure of the field are reflected well by the way the Handbook is organized. Thus, the table of contents tells a great deal about the intellectual and … Continue reading

September 13, 2012