South West Regional Network

Convenors:
Dr Lisa Lucas, University of Bristol
Professor Rajani Naidoo, University of Bath

The South West Higher Education Network is a group of over 90 academics and doctoral students from Higher Education Institutions in the South West of England and South Wales, based in the Graduate School of Education at Bristol and convened by Dr Lisa Lucas (University of Bristol), Dr Rajani Naidoo (University of Bath) and Professor Ann-Marie Bathmaker (University of the West of England). It was established in January 2005 and runs regular half day events. The group's aims are to nurture and support higher education researchers in a region where there are few HEIs with a critical mass of HE researchers, to give UK HE research an international as well as national focus (by inviting international speakers who are visiting the UK) and to build research capacity in the field of Higher Education by facilitating and developing the work of those new to this arena (including doctoral students).


Upcoming Events +

01 October 2019
SRHE and ICHEM, Higher Education as a Site of the Formation of Business Diaspora


Past Events +

21 February 2019
SRHE and ICHEM, When Words Wound: New Limits on Academic Freedom

08 November 2018
Beyond the Ivory Towers : Working Towards Greater Equality

08 May 2018
Knowledge and Power in Higher Education

19 October 2017
SRHE South West Network and ICHEM Seminar - Transforming Universities for Peace: Lessons from Colombia

10 November 2016
The Question of Purpose: Higher Education, Marketisation and Teaching Excellence in the United Kingdom

05 October 2016
Higher Education and Peacebuilding: The Case of Colombia

22 June 2016
Higher Education Collaboration Across Borders: Power and Prospects

30 September 2015
Higher Education, Global Wellbeing and the Refugee Crisis

30 October 2014
Intrinsic and internalized modes of teaching motivation

19 June 2014
Re-imagining the Future of Higher Education: Exploring the co-operative university

16 April 2014
Capitalist Markets in Higher Education

09 March 2012
Global Disruptions and Higher Education-Occupy: A New Pedagogy of Space and Time?

18 May 2011
Leadership and Management in Higher Education

25 November 2010
Higher Education Under Siege

04 June 2010
Higher Education Reform in East Asia and the UK: management and leadership in changing contexts

13 November 2009
Global Rankings and League Tables in Higher Education: promising, perilous or perverse

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‘Research-led teaching: Defining and Celebrating a Tradition’ Conferenc
Deadline: 01.11.2019
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Postsecondary Finance and Student Success posting, OISE Uni. of Toronto
Deadline: 28.10.19 11:59
The island student experience: Access to higher education on islands
18 November, Birmingham
Vacancy: Associate Professor/Professor of Education - University of Bristol
Closes 29 September
The Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning Project Associate Role
Closing date 23 September
Call for two PhD positions at Aarhus University (in Copenhagen), Denmark
Deadline: 1.10.19, 23.59
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