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In his lecture, Wolfgang Heuer will explore Hannah Arendt’s critical view of the Nation-state.
Discussing the work of the International Panel on Social Progress in the area of education.
Speaker is Professor Nico Cloete, University of Western Cape, South Africa, Center for Higher Education Transformation, South Africa, and University of Oslo.
In this seminar Sverre Tveit presents his paper "Instrumental and professional governing: Epistemological premises of instrumental and communicative use of assessment criteria and standards in education". The paper will be commented by Prof. Tone Kvernbekk.
In this seminar Dr. Judith Suissa presents her paper "The Political Imaginary of the New Language of Character Education".
Presenter in this seminar is Ines Langemeyer, Chair of research on learning and instruction Karlsruhe Institute for Technology, Germany.
Presenter in this seminar is Professor Julie McLeod, University of Melbourne
NB! Moved to room 233 Helga Engs hus
European launch of a seminal book on the change dynamics in African higher education entitled "Knowledge Production and Contradictory Functions in African Higher Education" edited by Nico Cloete, Peter Maassen, Tracey Bailey
Tone Kvernbekk on her coming book “Evidence-Based Practice in Education. Functions of Evidence and Causal Presuppositions” (Taylor & Francis)
In this seminar Claudia Schumann presents her paper “Graphic Contaminations: Cosmopolitics of the 'I' in Persepolis and American Born Chinese”. The seminar will be followed by a casual reception in which we share some wine, meze and friendly conversations.
Presenter is Julian Garritzmann, University of Konstanz, Germany.
Presenters: Professor Peter Maassen (UiO), Dr. Hilde Wågsås Afdal (Høgskolen i Østfold), and Dr. Jennifer Olson (UiO)
Presenter is Gerhard Fischer, founder and director of the Center for LifeLong Learning & Design (LD) at the University of Colorado.
Presenter: Ester Höhle, INCHER Kassel, Germany
The conference theme focuses on changes in professional learning and development from two distinct, but interdependent, angles
Presenter is Professor Christopher Morphew, University of Iowa, USA
Presenter in this seminar is Dr. Ivan Pavlutkin, National Research University, Russian Federation.
The resaerch group FALK is proud to present this seminar by professor Silvia Gherardi.
Seminar with Professor Gert Biesta, University of Luxemburg
Presenter in this seminar is Vidar Grøtta from the HEIK resaerch group at the Department of Educaion, UiO
This seminar explores recent research on cognitive, social, and practice aspects of creativity in three different disciplines: art making, filmmaking, and art interpretation. The seminar is the first of several InterMedia and Transaction research group collaborations on events for 2014 with this research theme.
What are the current challenges for the further development fo higher education and research in the Western Balkans?
This and related questions will be addressed on Thursday when partners and invited guests meett up in Oslo for the final conference of a research project on the Western Balkans funded through the Norglobal programme in the Norwegian Research Council.
Presenters are Agnete Vabø from NIFU and Daniel Houben from RWTH Aachen.
Presenter is dr. Jennifer Olson from the Department of Education, UiO.
Presenter in this semiar is professor Franziska Trede from Charles Sturt University, Australia.
This seminar, presented by Peter Maasen, will discuss the way in which the university’s social contract is interpreted, criticized and renewed especially in Europe and the USA.