Emerging trends in higher education research

HET research group is organising seminar called Emerging trends in higher education research. Seminar will take place from 26.11.2015 13.00 to 27.11.2015 11.30 at the University of Tampere. Seminar is open for everyone and free of charge.

Seminar programme:

Thu 26.11.2015

13.00-14.00  Keynote, Dr. Kelly Coate (Kings College London): Emerging trends in higher education research (Pinni B 1096)

14.30-16.00  Session 1 (Edu’s Café, Virta 3rd floor)

Johanna Lätti: Equality for excellence in transforming Finnish academia?

Gaoming Zheng: Cooperation and quality assurance of EU-Chinese doctoral education: a new call in 21st knowledge society

Pauliina Alenius: Exploring transnational educational spaces in higher education

16.00-16.15 Coffee break

16.15-17.45 Session 2 (Edu’s Café, Virta)

Liisa Hakala & Tiina Kujala: The ethos of sport as a challenge to physical education teacher education

Johanna Annala, Jonna Henriksson, Jyri Lindén & Marita Mäkinen: Agency and Structure in Curriculum Development in Higher Education

Sirpa Mäkinen: Lähikuvassa avoimen yliopiston opiskelijat kahdella eri vuosikymmenellä


Fri 27.11.2015

8.30-10.00 Session 3 (Edu’s Café, Virta)

Vesa Korhonen: In-between different cultures – International degree students’ integration experiences and future career expectations in higher education in Finland

Anne Tornberg: As immigrant UAS teacher – qualitative research on acculturation process in Finland

Tanja Hautala: The experience of professional agency and guidance expertise of the guidance counsellors in Finnish universities of applied science

10.00-10.15 Coffee break

10.15-11.30 Conclusive discussions