Dr. Michelle Webber Studies the Internationalization of Higher Education

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Dr. Michelle Webber Studies the Internationalization of Higher Education

Published on April 08 2014


Dr. Michelle Webber (SOCI) recently received a research grant from the Council for Research in the Social Sciences (CRISS) to study the internationalization of higher education.  According to Dr. Webber, the study "is concerned with the internationalization of higher educaation with a specific focus on the employment policies and practices and their impact on faculty members working on a "distance" campus (Dubai) for a host university.  The project utilizes documentary research and in-depth interviews to explore academic employment and faculty experiences of an academic life abroad." Questions about this project can be directed to Dr. Webber.