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Director International Centre for Higher Education Management
I have held a range of faculty and management positions in the UK and South Africa including in an innovative institution which aimed to transform higher education in apartheid South Africa. I am a past Honorary Secretary of the Society for Research in Higher Education. Multi-national research projects have included transnational higher education, the academic profession and higher education and equity. I have keynoted conferences in many countries including Mexico, Finland, Ireland, Denmark, England, Trinidad and South Africa. Other contributions have included executive development programmes for university leaders. I am on the editorial Boards of the British Journal of Sociology of Education, Philosophy and Theory in Higher Education and the International Journal of Sociology of Education. I sit on the Research and Development Committee of the European Foundation for Management Development. I co-edit the book series Global Higher Education (Palgrave/Macmillan) and African Higher Education Dynamics (African Minds).
My research interests include :
- Public Sector Markets and New Public Management
- The Changing Academic Profession and Academic Identities
- Global Commodification and the Student as Consumer
- Transnational Higher Education and Global Governance
- Knowledge Innovation and Developing Societies
- Imperialism and Higher Education in the 21st Century
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
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Naidoo, R., Lowe, J. A. & Van Der Velden, G.
19/12/12 → 18/09/13
Project: UK charity
Lowe, J. A., Bishop, K. N., Denley, P. & Naidoo, R.
1/09/05 → 31/03/08
Project: Central government, health and local authorities
Challenging university complicity and majoritarian narratives: counter-storytelling from black working-class studentsMasutha, M., Naidoo, R. & Enders, J., 7 May 2023, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Critical Studies in Education.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Naidoo, R. & Enders, J., 2 Jun 2023, Perspectives on the Impact, Mission and Purpose of the Business School. Taylor and Francis/ Balkema, p. 57-61 5 p.
Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter or sectionOpen Access
Jamieson, I., Naidoo, R. & Enders, J., 31 Dec 2022, Higher Education Dynamics. Springer Science and Business Media B.V., p. 285-297 13 p. (Higher Education Dynamics; vol. 58).
Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter or section1 Citation (SciVal)
Enders, J. & Naidoo, R., 31 Dec 2022, Global Focus, 1, p. 57 61 p.
Research output: Contribution to specialist publication › ArticleFile36 Downloads (Pure)
Enders, J. & Naidoo, R., 12 Apr 2022, Research Handbook on Academic Careers and Managing Academics. Sarrico, C., Rosa, M. & Carvalho, T. (eds.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, p. 89-98 10 p. (Sociology, Social Policy and Education 2022).
Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter or sectionOpen AccessFile43 Downloads (Pure)