Building Capacity For Quality In Global Higher Education
Volume 3 - Issue 10, October 2019 Edition
[Download Full Paper]
Michael D. Richardson, Christopher J. Garretson, Robert E. Waller, Pamela A. Lemoine
Globalization, capacity building, quality, global higher education, change
International society has assumed a globalized emphasis, supported and sustained by rapidly advancing technology. In this swiftly changing environment higher education institutions are expected to offer the highest quality education to a widely diverse audience. Technology will often increase costs without easily measurable or discernible benefits, yet without adequate technology higher education will have limited resources to constantly assess the educational processes used to increase quality and innovation. Quality is an often arbitrary concept viewed as a primary driver in global higher education leading to the development of new organizational structures and systems that will provide quality learning. But building the capacity to apply change efficiently and effectively is one of the most critical factors facing global higher education.
 Altbach, P. G. (2016). Global perspectives on higher education. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.
 Altbach, P. G., & Reisberg, L. (2018). Global trends and future uncertainties. Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 50(3-4), 63-67.
 Altbach, P. G., Reisberg, L., & Rumbley, L. E. (2019). Trends in global higher education: Tracking an academic revolution. Leiden, Netherlands: Brill Publishers
 Antoine, A., & Van Langenhove, L. (2019). Global challenges and trends of university governance structures. In University governance and academic leadership in the EU and China (pp. 233-245). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
 Austin, I., & Jones, G. A. (2018). Emerging trends in higher education governance: Reflecting on performance, accountability and transparency. In Research handbook on quality, performance and accountability in higher education. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing.
 Blanco-Ramírez, G., & B. Berger, J. (2014). Rankings, accreditation, and the international quest for quality: Organizing an approach to value in higher education. Quality Assurance in Education, 22(1), 88-104.
 Bourn, D. (2018). Globalisation, education and skills. In Understanding global skills for 21st Century professions (pp. 17-35). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan.
 Carnevale, A. P., Smith, N., & Strohl, J. (2013). Recovery: Job growth and education requirements through 2020. Washington, DC: Georgetown University: Center on Education and the Workforce
 Carnoy, M. (2014). Globalization, educational change, and the national state. In Globalization and education. Integration and contestation across cultures. (pp 21-38). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
 Caspersen, J., Frølich, N., & Muller, J. (2017). Higher education learning outcomes–Ambiguity and change in higher education. European Journal of Education, 52(1), 8-19.
 Christensen, T., Gornitzka, Å., & Ramirez, F. O. (2019). Reputation management, social embeddedness, and rationalization of universities. In Universities as agencies (pp. 3-39). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan.
 Corcoran, N., & Duane, A. (2019). Organizational knowledge sharing and enterprise social networks: A higher education context. In Educational and social dimensions of digital transformation in organizations (pp. 78-114). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
 Daniela, L., Strods, R., & Kalniņa, D. (2019). Technology-enhanced learning (TEL) in higher education: Where are we now? In Knowledge-intensive economies and opportunities for social, organizational, and technological growth (pp. 12-24). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
 Davis, A. (2017). Managerialism and the risky business of quality assurance in universities. Quality Assurance in Education, 25(3), 317-328.
 Dunkerly, D., & Wonh, W. S. (Eds.). (2017). Global perspectives on quality in higher education. New York, NY: Routledge.
 Feigenbaum, A., & Iqani, M. (2015). Quality after the cuts? Higher education practitioners’ accounts of systemic challenges to teaching quality in times of ‘austerity’. Journal of Further and Higher Education, 39(1), 46-66.
 Froumin, I., & Lisyutkin, M. (2018). State and world-class universities: Seeking a balance between international competitiveness, local and national relevance. In World-class universities (pp. 243-260). Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill Sense.
 Gale, T., & Parker, S. (2015). To aspire: A systematic reflection on understanding aspirations in higher education. The Australian Educational Researcher, 42(2), 139-153.
 Goldin, C., & Katz, L. F. (2018). The race between education and technology. In Inequality in the 21st Century (pp. 49-54). New York, NY: Routledge.
 Goodman, R. B. (2008). Rorty and Romanticism. Philosophical Topics, 36(1), 79-95.
 Guri-Rosenblit, S. (2010). Digital technologies in higher education: Sweeping expectations and actual effects. New York, NY: Nova Science.
 Hackett, P. T., Lemoine, P. A., & Richardson, M. D. (2017). Impact of technology ambiguity on leadership in global higher education. In Encyclopedia of strategic leadership and management (pp. 270-281). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
 Hiusman, J. (2011). Building organizational capacity: Strategic management in higher education. Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 36(7), 865-867
 Jacob, W. J. (2015). Globalization and higher education policy reform. In Second international handbook on globalisation, education and policy research (pp. 151-165). Dordrecht, Germany: Springer.
 Jacob, W. J., & Gokbel, V. (2018). Global higher education learning outcomes and financial trends: Comparative and innovative approaches. International Journal of Educational Development, 58, 5-17.
 Jessop, B. (2017). Varieties of academic capitalism and entrepreneurial universities. Higher Education, 73(6), 853-870.
 Jibeen, T., & Khan, M. A. (2015). Internationalization of higher education: Potential benefits and costs. International Journal of Evaluation and Research in Education (IJERE) Journal, 4(4), 2252–8822.
 Jongbloed, B. (2015). Universities as hybrid organizations: Trends, drivers, and challenges for the European university. International Studies of Management & Organization, 45(3), 207-225.
 Kahn, H. E., & Agnew, M. (2017). Global learning through difference: Considerations for teaching, learning, and the internationalization of higher education. Journal of Studies in International Education, 21(1), 52-64
 Kallio, K. M., Kallio, T. J., & Grossi, G. (2017). Performance measurement in universities: Ambiguities in the use of quality versus quantity in performance indicators. Public Money & Management, 37(4), 293-300.
 Kaplan, A. (2000). Capacity building: Shifting the paradigms of practice. Development in Practice, 10(3-4), 517-526.
 Kemp, N. (2016). The international education market: Some emerging trends. International Higher Education, (85), 13-15.
 Khan, A. U. (2015). What globalization means for the education sector: How do we cater to emerging needs? Emerging Economy Studies, 1(1), 96-107.
 Lane, K. E., Lemoine, P. A., Tinney, T. M., & Richardson, M. D. (2014). Modify and adapt: Global higher education in a changing economy. International Journal of Innovation in the Digital Economy (IJIDE), 5(2), 24-36.
 Lavergne, R., & Saxby, J. (2001). Capacity development: Vision and implications. Gatineau, Quebec: Canadian International Development Agency.
 Lemoine, P. A., Jenkins, W. M., & Richardson, M. D. (2017). Global higher education: Development and implications. Journal of Education and Development, 1(1), 58.
 Lemoine, P. A., & Richardson, M. D. (2019). Creative disruption in higher education: Society, technology, and globalization. In Educational and social dimensions of digital transformation in organizations (pp. 275-293). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
 Marginson, S. (2017). The world-class multiversity: Global commonalities and national characteristics. Frontiers of Education in China, 12(2), 233-260.
 Marshall, S. J. (2018). Shaping the university of the future. Singapore: Springer.
 McClure, K. R. (2016). Building the innovative and entrepreneurial university: An institutional case study of administrative academic capitalism. The Journal of Higher Education, 87(4), 516-543.
 McCowan, T. (2017). Higher education, unbundling, and the end of the university as we know it. Oxford Review of Education, 43(6), 733-748.
 McCowan, T. (2018). Five perils of the impact agenda in higher education. London Review of Education, 16(2), 279-295.
 Means, A. J. (2017). Education for a post-work future: Automation, precarity, and stagnation. Knowledge Cultures, 5(1).
 Mense, E. G., Lemoine, P. A., Garretson, C. J., & Richardson, M. D. (2018). The development of global higher education in a world of transformation. Journal of Education and Development, 2(3), 47.
 Milèn, A. (2001). What do we know about capacity building? An overview of existing knowledge and good practice. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization.
 Mistry, J., Berardi, A., Roopsind, I., Davis, O., Haynes, L., Davis, O., & Simpson, M. (2011). Capacity building for adaptive management: a problem-based learning approach. Development in Practice, 21(2), 190-204.
 Mok, K. H. (2015). Higher education transformations for global competitiveness: Policy responses, social consequences and impact on the academic profession in Asia. Higher Education Policy, 28(1), 1-15.
 Natale, S. M. & Doran, C. 2012). Marketization of education: An ethical dilemma. Journal of Business Ethics, 105(2), 187–96.
 Oberoi, R., Halsall, J. P., Snowden, M., & Caldwell, E. F. (2018). Social enterprise and higher education in a globalized world. In Revisiting globalization (pp. 155-165). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.
 Pucciarelli, F., & Kaplan, A. (2016). Competition and strategy in higher education: Managing complexity and uncertainty. Business Horizons, 59(3), 311-320.
 Rege Colet, N. M. (2017). From content-centred to learning-centred approaches: Shifting educational paradigm in higher education. Journal of Educational Administration and History, 49(1), 72-86.
 Qureshi, R., & Nair, S. (2015). The role of higher education in emerging knowledge society. Global Journal on Humanities and Social Sciences, 1(1).
 Richardson, M. D., Jenkins, W. M., & Lemoine, P. A. (2017). Planning for innovation and disruption in a global environment. Educational Planning, 23(3), 11-24.
 Riddell, S. (2018). Higher education in the developed world: Common challenges and local solutions. In Higher education funding and access in international perspective (pp. 241-252). Bingley, UK: Emerald Publishing Limited.
 Robson, S., Almeida, J., & Schartner, A. (2018). Internationalization at home: Time for review and development? European Journal of Higher Education, 8(1), 19-35.
 Said, H., Ahmad, I., Mustaffa, M. S., & Ghani, F. A. (2015). Role of campus leadership in managing change and challenges of internationalization of higher education. Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, 6(4), 82-86
 Sharma, R., & Vyas, C. (2017). Global connections and industry exposure--A survey based study on emerging trends in higher education. Management Dynamics, 17(2).
 Sobeck, J., & Agius, E. (2007). Organizational capacity building: Addressing a research and practice gap. Evaluation and Program Planning, 30(3), 237-246.
 Soliman, S., Anchor, J., & Taylor, D. (2018). The international strategies of universities: Deliberate or emergent? Studies in Higher Education, 44(8), 1413-1424
 Sotula, O. (2018). Contemporary trends in the sphere of higher education: A global level. Cherkasy University Bulletin: Economics Sciences, 1(2).
 Sterling, S. (2001). Sustainable education: Re-visioning learning and change. Bristol, UK: Green Books.
 Sterling, S. (2009). Sustainable education. In: D. Gray, L. Colucci Gray, & E/ Camino, (Eds.). Science, society and sustainability: Education and empowerment for an uncertain world. (pp. 105-118). New York, NY: Routledge.
 Stromquist, N. P., & Monkman, K. (Eds.). (2014). Globalization and education: Integration and contestation across cultures. New York, NY: R&L Education.
 Sursock, A. (2016). The shift to strategic internationalisation approaches. In Cross-border higher education and quality assurance (pp. 73-91). London, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.
 Tang, H. H. H. (2018). Academic profession, entrepreneurial universities and scholarship of application. Journal of Comparative & International Higher Education, 10(Winter), 3-5.
 Thambusamy, R. X., Singh, P., & Ramly, M. A. (2019). The inconvenient truth about digital transformation in higher education. In Faculty roles and changing expectations in the new age (pp. 232-247). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
 Thompson, C., & do Amaral, M. P. (2019). Introduction: Researching the global education industry. In Researching the global education industry (pp. 1-21). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan.
 Toma, J. D. (2010). Building organizational capacity: Strategic management in higher education. Baltimore, MD: JHU Press.
 Wadhwa, R. (2016). New phase of internationalization of higher education and institutional change. Higher Education for the Future, 3(2), 227-246.
 Wihlborg, M., & Robson, S. (2018). Internationalisation of higher education: Drivers, rationales, priorities, values and impacts. European Journal of Higher Education, 8(1), 8-18.
 Wilkins, S., & Juusola, K. (2018). The benefits & drawbacks of transnational higher education: Myths and realities. Australian Universities' Review, 60(2), 68-76.
 Wing, K. T. (2004). Assessing the effectiveness of capacity-building initiatives: Seven issues for the field. Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, 33(1), 153-160.
 Zhou, J. (2016). A dynamic systems approach to internationalization of higher education. Journal of International Education and Leadership, 6(1), n1.
 Zhu, C. (2015). Organisational culture and technology-enhanced innovation in higher education. Technology, Pedagogy and Education, 24(1), 65-79.