Media

2015

APRIL 1
Higher Education Developments within the ASEAN Community
Dr. Roger Chao, Professor, Asian and International Studies, City University of Hong Kong.
Slide Presentation

JANUARY  21
Higher Education, Globalization and the Re-structuring of the State: A Comparison between British Columbia, Ontario and Québec
Drs. Donald Fisher and Kjell Rubenson, Professors Emeriti, Department of Educational Studies, UBC.
Slide Presentation

2014

FEBRUARY 25
Protecting Academic Integrity When Universities Collaborate with Industry
Dr. James L. Turk, Executive Director, Canadian Association of University Teachers.
Slide Presentation

FEBRUARY 12
Participatory Visual Methods: Tools for Engagement and Learning with Young Women Subsistence Farmers in Papua New Guinea
Dr. Katja Mikhailovich, Faculty of Education, Science, Technology and Mathematics and Associate Director, Australian Institute for
Sustainable Communities, University of Canberra, Australia.
Slide Presentation

JANUARY 15
Higher Education doesn’t do Revolutions!
Sir John Daniel, 40-year veteran of open education.

2013

2013

NOVEMBER 20
Post-secondary Internationalization and Hyper-diverse City Contexts
Bill Radford, Vice President – Access and Strategic Development, Vancouver Community College.
Slide Presentation

NOVEMBER 6
Skilled for Life?
Key Findings from the International OECD Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC)

Kjell Rubenson, Professor, Faculty of Education, Department of Educational Studies, and Co‑Director, CHET, UBC.
Slide Presentation

OCTOBER 16
Policy, what Policy?
Considering the University in the Twenty-first Century
Ronald Barnett, Emeritus Professor of Higher Education, Institute of Education, University of London.
Slide Presentation

APRIL 10
Complicating the Entrepreneurial Self:
Professional Chinese Immigrant Women Negotiating Occupations in Canada
Hongxia Shan, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education, Department of Educational Studies.

Hongxia Shan presents at CHET Seminar

MARCH 13
Using ‘Practice Theory’ to Understand Online Teaching in Higher Education
Karin Bolldén, PhD Student, Educational Research, Department of Education and Adult Learning, Linköping University, Sweden
Slide Presentationcoming soon

Karin Bolldén presents at CHET Seminar
Karin Bolldén presents at the March 13 CHET Seminar.

MARCH 8
Knowledge Democracy and Social Responsibility in Higher Education
Rajesh Tandon, Co‑Director of UNESCO Chair on Community-based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education
Slide Presentation

FEBRUARY 27
The Accidental Polytechnic University
Alan Davis, President and Vice Chancellor of Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Slide Presentation
Interview with Alan Davis by Lesley Andres

2012

NOVEMBER 22
Out of the Shadows:
Policy Formulation Processes for the “Other” BC Postsecondary Sectors
Bob Cowin, Director, Institutional Research and Planning, Douglas College; PhD student, Educational Studies

Left to right: William (Bill) Day, Past President of Douglas College; and Bob Cowin, Director, Institutional Research and Planning, Douglas College; PhD student, Educational Studies
Left to right: William (Bill) Day, Past President of Douglas College with
Bob Cowin, November 22 Presenter.

NOVEMBER 15
Is Canada Competitive?
The Case for National Cooperation in Higher Education
Matthew Duguay, MA Student in the Department of Educational Studies, UBC

Matthew Duguay presents at CHET Seminar
Matthew Duguay presents at the November 15 CHET Seminar.

NOVEMBER 1
More Than Just a Course
Tracking the Non-Traditional Outcomes of Adult Learning – an Irish Case Study
Natasha Bailey, Adult Educator and Researcher
Slide Presentation

Natasha Bailey presents at CHET Seminar
Natasha Bailey, Adult Educator and Researcher, speaking at the
CHET Seminar on November 1.

OCTOBER 11
Academic Career Trajectories in Europe and North America:
Tenure Track in Decline or on the Rise?
Professor Hans Pechar, University of Klagenfurt, Vienna, Austria, Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies (IFF),
Institute of Science Communication and Higher Education Research
Slide Presentation
Audio Podcast (iTunes U)

SEPTEMBER 20
Parity for all in Tertiary Education: Aspiration and Expectation in New Zealand

Dr. Airini, School of Critical Studies in Education, Faculty of Education, University of Auckland.
Slide Presentation

Dr. Jo-ann Archibald introduces Dr. Airini
Dr. Jo-Ann Archibald, Associate Dean for Indigenous Education, Director of NITEP
and Professor of Education introduces Dr. Airini to group of attendees at the
CHET Seminar on September 20.

2011

DECEMBER 8
Women and Higher Education in Iran: Negotiating Between Modernity and Tradition
Presented by UBC's Department of Educational Studies (EDST) and Centre for Culture, Identity & Education (CCIE)
Professor Goli Rezai-Rashti, University of Western Ontario
Slide Presentation – Click on Presentation link

OCTOBER 28
The Future of Learning in Canada
Professor Paul Cappon, President and CEO of the Canadian Council
Interview with Paul Cappon by Lesley Andres

SEPTEMBER 6
The Humboldt Myth and the Bologna Process
Professor Hans Pechar, Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies (IFF), University of Klagenfurt, Vienna, Austria
Slide Presentation  Click "Slide Show"/"From Beginning"
YouTubeVideo

AUGUST 16
From Placid to Turbulent: Higher Education Turns Strategic
Professor Michael Buzzelli, Canadian Policy Network, University of Western Ontario
Slide Presentation  Click "Slide Show"/"From Beginning"

MARCH 10
Provosts as Key Decision-Makers in the Contemporary U.S. University: Toward a Theory of Institutional Change
Professor Nellly P. Stromquist, College of Education, University of Maryland
Discussant: Ross Paul, CHET Adjunct Professor and former President, University of Windsor
Video (iTunes U) – Part 1 Professor Stromquist Lecture
Video (iTunes U)  Part 2 Discussant: Ross Paul/Discussions

FEBRUARY 22
The Introduction of a Teaching Professor Stream: Valuing Teaching or Economic Efficiency?
Professors Daniel Pratt (EDST) and Kjell Rubenson (EDST/CHET) University of British Columbia
Video (iTunes U) Part 1 Professors Pratt and Rubenson Lectures
Video (iTunes U) Part 2 Discussions

2010

OCTOBER 5
Transforming Australia's Higher Education System or Strangling it with 'Red Tape'?
Professor Lesley Vidovich, University of Western Australia
Video
Slide Presentation Click "Slide Show"/"From Beginning"

 

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