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Summer school Kassel

International Centre for Higher Education Research Kassel (INCHER-Kassel), is pleased to invite you to the 2017 Summer School in Higher Education Research and Science Studies taking place from 9th-13th October at University of Kassel, Germany, around the theme “Boundaries in Science and Higher Education (Research)”. Please respond to the Call for participation by 16th June 2017.

Globalization has brought about the idea of a borderless world, and new realities of a globalized academic world are emerging. Nevertheless, boundaries in science and higher education (research) are ubiquitous and ambiguous. Accordingly, the 2017 Summer School in Higher Education Research and Science Studies, is addressing questions related to the different boundaries affecting the innovation potential of such systems.

Call for Participation

Participants are invited to contribute a paper presentation or interactive poster to the summer school program, but of course, participants without own presentation are also welcome. Submissions for presentations and posters could cover the summer school topic and related questions but are not restricted to it. Paper presentations will have 20 minutes plus discussion. Each poster presenter will have 5 minutes for the poster presentation. After the presentation, the facilitator will open the discussion with the audience.
Application and Abstract Submission

Please apply and – in case you would like to participate with a presentation or poster – submit an abstract (about one page) by June, 16th 2017 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Letters of acceptance will be sent byJuly 3rd, 2017 as well as detailed information about the location, conference schedule and accommodation options.

For more information please visit the website of the organizer International Centre for Higher Education Research Kassel (INCHER-Kassel)