14th annual conference of the Society for Higher Education Research (GfHf)
20-22nd March 2019
Transformation of Society Transformation of Knowledge
Knowledge production and communication in a changing life environments
The 14th annual conference of the Society for Higher Education Research (Gesellschaft für Hochschulforschung) takes place at Otto-von-Guericke-University in Magdeburg from 20th to 22nd March 2019.
The conference focusses on the interactions between social transformation processes and the developmental lines of the science system. For example, digitization as a trending topic can be considered as the result as well as the engine of technological and social innovation. With this conference we wish to contribute to the discussion about the connections between science and society.
The conference aims at exploring ways for the science system to approach the changing societal conditions for knowledge production and the new demands they hold for the science system‘s practices.
Submissions for the 14th annual conference of the Society for Higher Education Research are possible in five tracks:
- Track 1: Transformation in research
- Track 2: Transformation in teaching and learning
- Track 3: Transformation in third mission and knowledge transfer
- Track 4: Transformation of knowledge management (self-governance and governance)
- Track 5: Open Track
Please submit your abstract of max. 500 words via our conference plattform. It is possible to submit abstracts for a variety of different formats. For more information, please refer to the detailed Call for Papers.
The call closes on 19th October 2018