News

October 16, 2018

Former CSHE Director C. Judson King’s book, The University of California: Creating, Nurturing, and Maintaining Academic Quality in a Public University Setting, is now available in a second printing.  This book, published by CSHE, reviews and analyzes the reasons behind the academic success of the ten-campus University of California.  The intended audience includes those interested in the history and workings of that university, seeking insights on developing new universities or university systems, and/or interested in research universities in general.

September 27, 2018

What are the benefits and costs of attending a selective public research university instead of a less-selective university or college?

August 24, 2018

The Center for Studies in Higher Education is seeking a new faculty Director effective no later than July 1, 2019.  We invite nominations of tenured Berkeley faculty members (who may be emeritus) -- who are highly qualified and willing to serve as a leader in both research and administrative functions for the Center.

August 20, 2018

July 2, 2018

In an environment of declining public funding and rising tuition rates, many public universities in the US are moving toward a “progressive tuition model” that attempts to invest approximately one-third of tuition income into institutional financial aid for lower-income and middle-class students. The objective is to mitigate the cost of rising tuition and keep college affordable. But is this model as currently formulated working?

June 27, 2018

June 25, 2018

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David P. Gardner Research Seminar on Higher Education

May 18, 2018

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May 10, 2018

Dr. Gwilym Croucher Featured in University World News Article

May 7, 2018

Join the 2019 CSHE Visiting Scholar's Program

May 1, 2018

April 25, 2018

CSHE Research and Occasional Paper Series (ROPS)

The Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE) is pleased to announce the following new additions to the Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS):
 

March 29, 2018

For a limited time, CSHE is pleased to share a free e-book copy of Envisioning the Asian New Flagship University: Its Past and Vital Future by John Aubrey Douglass & John N. Hawkins via the following link: 

Link: E-Book Author's Copy
Password: AsiaNewFlagship

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December 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 - CSHE is now seeking candidates for the new position of SERU Director and Senior Researcher on the UC Berkeley Academic Personnel website. 

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