Professor Ronald Barnett

News

Winner of First Prize, Society of Educational Studies annual book awards, 2017 - to my book ‘Understanding the University: Institution, Idea, Possibilities

As well as keynote talks and invited seminars (please see my ‘Recent Talks’ page), my recent activities have included:

My coming schedule includes:


2018:

  • 22 January: Invited seminar, Institute for Learning and Teaching, University of Bristol, on ‘The Student as Global Citizen: feasible utopia or dangerous mirage?’
  • 28 April: Keynote, EUNIS Rectors’ conference, Porto, Portugal, on ‘The Digital Revolution: Can the University Survive? Yes and No!’ (I shall also take a postgraduate class while I am there).
  • 12-13 April: Keynote address, Annual Conference of Society for Higher Education Research, Speyer, Germany.

Recent activities:


As well as keynote talks and invited seminars (please see my ‘talks’ page), my recent activities have included:

Book Series


  • With Paul Gibbs and Amanda Fulford, I have recently signed a contract with Springer for a series on Debating Higher Education: Philosophical Perspectives. Please do be in touch with me if you have a possible idea for a volume in this series – ron.barnett@ucl.ac.uk