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Call for applications for the position of IAU Secretary General

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2017/02/21
The International Association of Universities (IAU) seeks a new Secretary General. The candidate should be a high-energy individual with international experience at a senior level, interested in strengthening the central role of higher education in meeting local and global societal challenges,...

Call for papers IAU Horizons

2017/02/21
The theme of the In Focus Section of the upcoming issue of the magazine is: Corruption in higher education. * Deadline for abstracts: 20 March (50 words) * Full papers : 20 April (800 words max) * Publication: May 2017 Contact: Dr. Hilligje van 't Land, the Editor.

Sign up for LGEU-4!

2017/02/21
Registration is open for the 4th session of Leading Globally Engaged Universities (LGEU), IAU’s professional development programme for higher education leaders! Next session will be hosted by the University of Botswana in Gaborone, Botswana from 21-26 May, 2017. This unique programme provides...

IAU/Palgrave/Copernicus Alliance Prize in Higher Education Policy Research 2016-2017 Essay Competition launched

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2017/02/06
The 2016-2017 edition of the Prize Essay Competition has been launched. The new competition is open to both Members of IAU and of the COPERNICUS Alliance and two prizes, valued at €2,000 each, will be awarded: one each to the most outstanding essay received from a researcher/scholar from an IAU...

News from Members

2017/02/20
The University for Development Studies in Ghana is currently accepting applications from International Students for the Third Trimester Field Practical Programme. The programme is a key component of...
2017/02/15
The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is pleased to announce that Dr Joanna Newman has been appointed as the next Secretary General of the organisation. Dr Joanna Newman, currently Vice-...