Higher Education (SIGHE)

Website: http://sighe.uk.

The SIG Higher Education (SIGHE) concerns itself with Higher Education, Higher Education policy, research, and research training. Topics of interest include educational methods and concepts for universities, training of doctoral students, training of skills relevant for higher education; mentoring and career development of junior academics. The SIG has over thirty members who are communicating via the SIGHE mailing list. From time to time, it plans and hold physical meetings and it works currently on two projects (see below).

Next event: The Future Role of the Educator in Higher Education

3 June 2019, 5:15-8:00
Drama Studio, UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL
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  1. The educator’s role in Higher Education: What distinguishes it from other educational sectors?
    Coordinators: Liverymen Max Weaver & James Crabbe
    Output: M. James C. Crabbe, Benedikt Löwe, Max Weaver,
    The educator’s role in Higher Education: position papers from a project of the Special Interest Group Higher Education of the Worshipful Company of Educators
    OxCHEPS Occasional Paper No. 69, 2018.
    2.Governance in Higher Education: How can it take the specific Higher Education situation into account?
    Coordinator: Liveryman Alice Hynes.

    Higher Education (H.E.)
    Chair: Benedikt Löwe – contact via sighe@co-educators.com.