Previous conference papers

Papers from previous HECU Conferences

 

HECU1

Higher Education Close Up 1 was held at the University of Central Lancashire in July 1998.

Papers are available at http://www.leeds.ac.uk/bei/index.html

 

HECU2

Higher Education Close Up 2 was held at Lancaster University in July 2001.

Selected papers from HECU 2 were published in the edited volume:
Prichard, C. and Trowler, P. (2003) (eds.) Realising Qualitative Research in Higher Education. Aldershot: Ashgate.

 

HECU3

Higher Education Close Up 3 was held at Lancaster University in July 2006.

Selected papers from that conference are available at:

http://www.lancs.ac.uk/fss/events/hecu3/papershecu3.htm

Selected papers were published in the edited volume:

P Trowler (ed.) (2008) A Socio-Cultural Approach to Teaching, Learning and Assessment in Higher Education: A Special Issue. International Journal of Educational Research, 47, 3.

 

HECU4

Higher Education Close Up 4 was held at the University of Cape Town in June 2008.

Selected papers were published in the edited volume:

Shay, S., Ashwin, P., and Case, J. (eds.) (2009) A Critical Engagement with Research into Higher Education: A Special Issue. Studies in Higher Education, 34, 4.

 

HECU5

Higher Education Close Up 5 was held at Lancaster University in July 2010.

Ashwin, P. and Case, J. (2012) (Eds.) Special number of Higher Education Research and Development 31, 3: QUESTIONING THEORY-METHOD RELATIONS IN HIGHER EDUCATION RESEARCH

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/07294360.2012.647390

 

HECU6

Higher Education Close Up 6 was held at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa, July 2012.

 

HECU7

Higher Education Close Up 7 was held at Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster, July 2014.

http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/fass/events/hecu7/conferencepapersh.htm

 

 

 

 

Call For Proposals

Theme: Contemporary Higher Education: Close-up research in changing times

HECU 9 invites participants to consider, from a range of theoretical and contextual perspectives, the roles, work, and purposes of contemporary higher education in challenging times.


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Contact Us

The conference is being organised by

Reneé Smit 

Delia Marshall

Sherran Clarence

 

The conference administrator is Belinda Chapman at the University of Cape Town’s Conference Management Centre.

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