2nd-4th October 2017
The International Higher Education and Research Leadership Course will take place in Barcelona from 2nd to 4th October 2017. This course is part of the GUNi Summer School initiative and aims to provide a space of professional development for higher education mid to senior staff.
The course will include an opportunity to build a higher education system (in LEGO); sessions on trends and challenges in higher education world-wide, universities as organisations and on innovation in higher education; interviews with senior Catalonian university leaders; site visits to innovative units at universities in Barcelona/Catalonia; a workshop on leadership roles and organisational culture; and a higher education simulation game.
It will be co-organized by GUNi, the Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS), the University of Twente, the Netherlands and the LH Martin Institute (LHMI) for Higher Education Leadership and Management at the University of Melbourne, Australia.
In the GUNi, ACUP, CHEPS and LH Martin Institute common experience, successful leadership development initiatives need to encompass at least the following components:
The course is designed for a maximum of 25 mid- to senior level university staff – both academic and professional – with five to ten years of university management and leadership experience.
Registration is open. Please, fill in this form with your personal information, billing details and attach your CV and a motivational letter.