Higher Education

Higher Education focuses on the study of institutions of higher education and their members, activities, and policies. The program draws on such disciplines and fields as history, philosophy, sociology, economics, political science, psychology, law, and administrative studies.


Faculty Members

Name Research Interests
Andres, Lesley Equity, Higher education, International and Comparative Education, International comparative higher education, Life Course research, Lifelong learning, Policy, Research methodologies, Social justice, Sociology of Education, Sociology of Higher Education
Mazawi, Andre Citizenship and democracy, Higher education, International and Comparative Education, Leadership and organizations, Research methodologies, Sociology of Education
Metcalfe, Amy Science and Knowledge; Power and Organization; Imagery; Higher Education; Faculty; Internationalization; Campus Environments
Stein, Sharon Rebekah Higher Education; Indigenous studies; International and comparative education; Political economy of Higher Education; Post-colonial studies; Race/ethnicity; Social and Cultural Foundations of Education; Social justice; sustainability; Pedagogy and education; Educational theory; International education; Global education
Taylor, Alison Social Contexts; Political Contexts; Educational Context; Social Policies; Education, Knowledge and Skills