We are kindly invite you to participate in a cycle of seminars of Ronald Barnett. Ronald Barnett is Emeritus Professor of Higher Education at the Institute of Education, University College London (UCL), having served as Dean and Vice-Chancellor. He was President of the Higher Education Research Society, and was awarded the inaugural prize by the European Educational Research Association for his “outstanding contribution to higher education research, policy and practice”. He has been cited more than 25,000 times in the literature and has been a guiding force in the philosophy of higher education. He is described as a thought leader and a scholar in a higher education.
12-19 May 2023 Ronald Barnett and will give a series of presentations, in which can be heard online or in person.
The programme of the Ronald Barnett Seminar Series is available in English below:
1. Hybrid version (online access available; for those who plan to attend in-person, free shuttle bus service for all participants (including external guests) will be provided between the University Station and the EdUHK Taipo campus during the designated period on that day):
May 16, 6-7.30pm – DVP Lecture: „Realising the Ecological University: A Feasible Utopia“. EdUHK (D1-LP-04), Online: https://eduhk.zoom.us/j/94440962348
2.Open seminars (in-person only):
May 12, 2-3 pm – Open Seminar: „“Where are the big ideas of the university? On the distinction between leadership and management in higher education”. EdUHK (B4-LP-10), Register: https://forms.gle/hrqUFA9cvZfmRnHc8
May 15, 12-1pm – Open Seminar: „“Proclaiming the philosophy of education”. EdUHK (B4-LP-10), Register: https://forms.gle/hrqUFA9cvZfmRnHc8
May 17, 12-1pm – Open Seminar: “Being an academic – and being publicity minded”. EdUHK (D2-LP-01), Register: https://forms.gle/hrqUFA9cvZfmRnHc8