Polina Pekker is currently a Ph.D. student at Lomonosov Moscow State University Eduactional Studies Faculty. She got Bachelor degree in Economics at Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) and Master degree in Management at MSU, also Polina received additional professional qualification at Lomonosov Moscow State University Educational Studies Faculty.
Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Linguistics, Shiraz University
Nasser Rashidi received his B.A., M.A., and PhD in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) from Shiraz University. He is presently a professor of TEFL at the Department of Foreign Languages and Linguistics at Shiraz University. His areas of research include language teaching, discourse analysis and sociolinguistics. He has written 5 books and over 100 articles on these topics.
Professor in Higher Education and Geography and Dean of the Graduate Research School at the University of Otago, New Zealand.
Rachel Spronken-Smith is a Professor in Higher Education and Geography and Dean of the Graduate Research School at the University of Otago, New Zealand. She is a past Head of the Higher Education Development Centre, where she worked as an academic staff developer. She initially trained as a geographer and first worked as a research meteorologist with the New Zealand Meteorological Service.
Associate Dean, Undergraduate Studies and Head, International Office – Shiv Nadar University, India
Ram K Sharma is currently a Fulbright Nehru Visiting Scholar at Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE), UC Berkeley. He is also working as Associate Dean, UG Studies and Head, International Office at Shiv Nadar University, an upcoming comprehensive, multidisciplinary, research university in private philanthropic sector in India.
Katarzyna Dziewanowska is currently a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Studies in Higher Education, UC Berkeley. She is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw. She has been actively involved in work on Polish qualifications framework for universities, as well as accreditation processes. She is also a leader of a work-package dedicated to students and alumni in the Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management 3 project (GETM3) financed by the European Commission within H2020-MSCA-RISE-2016 funding scheme.
Dr. Munir Moosa Sewani holds Ph.D in education. He is currently a Visiting Academic Scholar at the Center for Studies in Higher Education, UC Berkeley. He is also an Assistant Professor at Sindh Madressatul Islam University, Pakistan. In addition, he is the founding volunteer director of Global Forum for Teacher Educators, where he promotes value education among young people, and also provides free human rights trainings to the children and women of the marginalized communities.
Senior Lecturer/ Principal Policy Advisor at University of Melbourne
Dr Gwilym Croucher is the 2017-18 Fulbright Victorian Postdoctoral Scholar for which he is a visiting fellow at the University of California Berkeley’s Center for Studies in Higher Education. While at the Center Gwilym’s research will examine the increasing politicization of science and the ongoing reality of cuts to research funding, focusing on the implications for future university based research. For the project he is interviewing university, academic and government leaders, as well as policy experts and researchers about future prospects for science and research.
Researcher,University of Campinas (Unicamp, São Paulo, Brazil), Center for the Study of Public Policies (NEPP)
Ana Maria Carneiro is a Researcher at the University of Campinas (Unicamp, São Paulo, Brazil),Center for the Study of Public Policies (NEPP), since 2010. She is currently a visiting scholar at the Center For Studies in Higher Education, UC Berkeley. Her research interests focus on student educational outcomes, the impact of general education on student development, and longitudinal studies applied to higher education impact evaluation.
Chairholder,International CPA Chair for Research in Management Control & Associate Professor at HEC Montreal
Samuel Sponem is Chairholder of the International CPA Chair for Research in Management Control and Associate Professor at HEC Montreal.
His research and teaching interests focus on the use and impacts of management control and accounting tools in private and public organizations. He worked on how budgets are used and on the variety of roles played by accountants in large organizations. He also studied the different roles of management control and performance measurement tools in non-profit and creative organizations.