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1 Vrije Universiteit Brussel

2 Research on globalisation in higher education Prof. Dr. Chang ZHU Department of Education Science, Vrije Universiteit Brussel 2

3 Overview EU-China Higher Education Research Center (ECHE) Why EU-China higher education Research in HE: educational innovations 3

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5 VUB: China-related activities and cooperation EU-China Higher Education Research Center (ECHE) Vrije Universiteit Brussel/CSC Scholarship Programme for doctoral and postdoctoral students BICCS

6 Main objectives of ECHE Study development trends of HE in EU and China Strengthen academic exchange and research cooperation among European and Chinese HE institutions and organizations Develop collaborative research projects with European and Chinese partners Provide consulting services for universities and government regarding EU-China cooperation in HE

7 Main research areas of ECHE Change and innovations in higher education Higher Education policies in the European and Chinese contexts European and Chinese higher education systems Comparative studies and cross-cultural issues in higher education Case studies of EU-China collaboration in research and education

8 ECHE: Partners Brussels Institute of Chinese Contemparary Studies Academic Cooperation Association (ACA) Center for International Higher Education, Boston College Center for International Higher Education, Peking University Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS) Institutional Network of the Universities from the Capitals of Europe (UNICA) Institute of International Education (IIE), Stockholm University Sino-Danish Center for Research and Education Chinese Education Research & Exchange Center, UTA Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) Beijing Normal University (BNU) China Platform Ghent University

9 Some on-going Phd projects Internationalisation of higher education: Cases of Belgian and Chinese universities Research oriented Universities in China, Germany and Russia Blended learning in higher education E-learning in higher education: quality and strategies Teaching strategy for supporting the collaborative activities in the teaching-learning process through the use of social software

10 Why EU-China higher education? China: No. 1 overseas students exporting country Chinese students studying/studied abroad: million ( )

11 Chinese students studying abroad: 0.34 million in 2011 Financing: Chinese Government (the CSC China Scholarship Council ): 4% Host countries/universities: 4% self-financed: 92%

12 Overseas Chinese students/researchers financed by CSC USA Australia Britain Germany France Netherlands Belgium PhD Post-docs Visiting scholar Total PhD Post-docs Visiting scholar Total PhD Post-docs Visiting scholar Total

13 Total number of Chinese students in targeted countries 74 % in total USA Australia Britain Germany France k 63.5 k 50.4 k 24.7 k 35.5 k k 54.5 k 60.7 k 25.0 k 30.0 k k N.A. N.A k 34.6 k

14 EU-China high Level People to people Dialogue April 2012, EC & State Council of PRC On the agenda: Education: Increase students and scholars exchange Dialogue on education policies Researcher mobility Cooperation in culture Cooperation in youth

15 Trend: 30% Chinese students will choose EU as destination study countries

16 Research in HE: Education innovations Culture Cultural context organizational culture Comparative Studies Policy Reform of HE Research-oriented universities Integrated use of ICT E-learning Blended learning Educational change & Innovations Innovative teaching and learning strategies Teacher professional development Faculty development Student & Teacher characteristics

17 Globalization: the role of technology The world is converging technologically and economically becoming more connected now than ever before. The revolution in advanced technology has lowered national boundaries, creating a knowledge-based economy that spans the world. UNICA Meeting, Rome, 6-7

18 Research in HE ICT: driver for innovations New paradigms, new competences

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21 ICT: driver for innovation in education

22 ICT: driver for innovation in education

23 ICT: driver for innovation in education Change Cultural Organizational Individual Education Sector Cultural Organizational Individual Resistance to change

24 Cultural perspective Power distance Individualism Openness Certainty Educational innovations Collaboration Competition.

25 Cultural perspective (Hofstede, 1986)

26 Cultural perspective (Zhu, 2012) (Hofstede, 1986) China Belgium

27 Organizational perspective Goal orientation Leadership Innovation orientation Participative decision making Educational innovations Collaborative relationship

28 Organizational perspective 4.5 (Zhu, 2012) goal orientation leadership innovation participative decision making formal relationships

29 Individual perspective Preferences Competences/skills Perceptions Responsiveness to innovations Educational innovations Commitment

30 Individual perspective (Zhu & Engels, 2011)

31 Research in HE: is there a shift of focus? What teaching strategies? Teacher Learning environment Student

32 Research in HE: is there a shift of focus? What types of learning environment are more effective? Teacher Learning environment Student

33 Research in HE: is there a shift of focus? How student can play as a powerful actor in learning? Teacher Learning environment Student

34 How about new competences of learners?

35 How about new competences of teachers?

36 Future cooperation Joint research projects Joint Phd projects..

37 Questions? 37

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