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Challenging approaches to academic career-making: Book launch and discussion

22 February 2024, 2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Students talking about careers. Image: Matt Clayton for UCL

Join this event for the launch of a new book in the CGHE Bloomsbury Higher Education Series, Challenging Approaches to Academic Career-Making.

This event is free.

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Emily Betz

The book reports on research undertaken in the ESRC/Research England Centre for Global Higher Education (CGHE), hosted by the University of Oxford’s Department of Education and IOE, UCL’s Faculty of Education.

The event will be introduced by Professor Simon Marginson, Professor of Higher Education at the University of Oxford and Director of CGHE. This will be followed by a presentation by Dr Celia Whitchurch, Honorary Associate Professor at IOE, UCL’s Faculty of Education, and lead author of the book.

Discussion will be invited after the presentations.

This event will be particularly useful for researchers, academics and teachers.

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About the Speakers

Dr Celia Whitchurch

Honorary Associate Professor at UCL IOE

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Professor Simon Marginson

Professor of Higher Education at University of Oxford and Director of CGHE