Successful Global Collaborations in Higher Education Institutions

by Abdulrahman AI-Youbi, Adnan H. M. Zahed, William G. Tierney

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Book Description

This book written by international experts in the field of educational innovation is a guide for universities to become world-class universities. It contributes to the current international intellectual debate on the future of higher education. It also tells the story of King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) and its effort to become a world-class university. The book discusses excellence in different aspects such as education, research, community services, strategic planning, knowledge economy and international cooperation.

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Table of Contents

Part I
Implementation of Global Partnerships
 
Chapter 1
King Abdulaziz University’s Approach to International Collaboration
3
Chapter 2
Creating an Organizational Climate for Global Partnerships: Challenges and Opportunities
13
Chapter 3
Global Citizens for the Twenty-First Century: The Role of International Partnerships in University Education
23
Chapter 4
International Cooperation in East Asian Higher Education
31
Part II
International Collaboration and Knowledge Transfer
 
Chapter 5
International Collaboration as a Catalyst for Change: The Case of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 2003-2017
43
Chapter 6
Making Ideas Work for Society: University Cooperation in Knowledge Transfer
51
Chapter 7
Student Exchange: The First Step Toward International Collaboration
63
Part III
Challenges and Sustainability of Global Partnerships
 
Chapter 8
The Tricky Terrain of Global University Partnerships
75
Chapter 9
Long-Term Sustainability in Global Higher Education Partnerships
87

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2020
Pages
93
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030255244
ISBN10
3030255247
ISBN13 Digital
9783030255251
ISBN10 Digital
3030255255
PDF Size
2.7 MB
License
CC BY

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