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This seminar will focus on global academic job markets, i.e. employment opportunities in Higher Education institutions, while some of the major differences to the conventions of free market”-applications will also be mentioned in passing. Search for executive and senior administrative positions, including those in the international education sector. For consideration, please apply online at with a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, an unofficial transcript, and a research statement; a full dossier should be available upon request.
As a result, there will be less demand for postsecondary education administrators in these types of schools. Based on the underlying premise here movie stars and professional athletes have much higher IQs than astronauts and brain surgeons. My point in this post and elsewhere is not to try to justify imperial education policy, but just to enquire about historical truth and to encourage a public debate based on truth and understanding.
It is …Read More
The history of philosophy of education is an important source of concerns and issues—as is the history of education itself—for setting the intellectual agenda of contemporary philosophers of education. No one individual can have mastered work done by such a range of figures, representing as they do a number of quite different frameworks or approaches; and relatedly no one person stands as emblematic of the entire field of philosophy of education, and no one type of philosophical writing serves as the norm, either.
This entry has taken a different approach, first, by resisting the temptation to provide a single definition or characterization of the field; and, second, by stressing not schools of thought or methodological divisions as the categories for thinking about the field, but rather the underlying inclinations, or impulses, that animate philosophical inquiry.
Education being a social process, the school is simply that form of community life in …Read More