A social PhD
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A social PhD

I’m waiting for approval of my change of topic and conversion from a practice based PhD to a conceptual one. In the meantime, I am thinking about how to get some impact from the process, some findings that matter for people in work in universities. I am sure I can write a good theoretical PhD … Continue reading

University Futures
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University Futures

I started a web site in 2006 called University Futures and shifted it over to Google+ in the last couple of years. I also have a Facebook page for University Futures. It’s a topic that obviously means something to me. I spent 28 years of my working life in universities and I liked working in … Continue reading

2012 Research Topic
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2012 Research Topic

My first PhD topic was the relationship between academics and administrators – in the context of being neighbouring professions in universities.  I came to to this interest primarily because of my practice as a university manager where I could see that a whole lot of energy is wasted focusing on the relationship instead of on … Continue reading