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Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)

The Center for Studies in Higher Education publishes online research papers and essays that reflect multidisciplinary fields, contribute to influencing and expanding the body of research on higher education, and enhance dialogue among educators, policy makers, and the public.

The CSHE Research and Occasional Paper Series (ROPS) includes working papers, original research studies, reflective essays by authors affiliated with CSHE, and major reports generated by CSHE related research projects. Authors are responsible for the content, and the views and interpretations expressed are not necessarily those of CSHE's research staff and other affiliated researchers. Questions regarding the content of individual ROPS contributions and CSHE research reports should be directed to the authors. 

Articles by CSHE-Affiliated Scholars

There are many newspaper and journal articles by CSHE-affiliated scholars available on the internet. We have provided links to many of them from this website.


Books by CSHE scholars are also linked from a list on this site

Chronicle of the University of California

The Chronicle of the University of California was a scholarly journal on the history of the University of California, organized around single themes that presented an inherent longitudinal view of the university's development.

CSHE and SERU Reports

CSHE Reports and SERU Reports are research reports related to major Center-based scholarly and policy-based research  projects. 

Title Author Year Publication typesort descending
Current Transformations in Norwegian Higher Education, by Kim Gunnar Helsvig Kim Gunnar Helsvig 2002 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Universities and the Future of Work: The Promise of Labor Studies, by Tobias Schulze-Cleven CSHE 7.21 (June 2021) Tobias Schulze-Cleven 2021 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
A Social Contract Between The Public Higher Education Sector And The People Of South Africa Ahmed C. Bawa 2000 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
How Best To Coordinate California Higher Education: Comments On The Governor's Proposed Reforms Warren H. Fox 2005 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Institutional Versus Academic Discipline Measures of Student Experience: A Matter of Relative Validity Steve Chatman 2007 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Open Learning: What Do Open Textbooks Tell Us About the Revolution in Education? Gary W. Matkin 2009 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
A GLOBAL TALENT MAGNET: How a San Francisco/Bay Area Higher Education Hub Could Advance California's Comparative Advantage In Attracting International Talent and Further Build US Economic Competitiveness John Aubrey Douglass; Richard Edelstein; Cécile Hoareau 2011 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
MODERNIZING GOVERNANCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA: A Proposal that the Regents Create and Delegate Some Responsibilities to Campus Boards Robert Birgeneau; George W. Breslauer; C. Judson King; John Wilton; Frank Yeary 2012 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
DISCORDANT IMPLEMENTATION OF MULTILATERAL HIGHER EDUCATION POLICIES: Evidence from the case of the Bologna Process Masataka Murasawa; Jun Oba; Satoshi P. Watanabe 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Knowledge Based Economic Areas and Flagship Universities: A Look at the New Growth Ecosystems in the US and California by John Aubrey Douglass John Aubrey Douglass 2016 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Affording the Dream: Student Debt and State Need-Based Grant Aid for Public University Students by C. Eaton, S. Kulkarni, R. Birgeneau, H. Brady, and M. Hout C. Eaton; S. Kulkarni; Robert Birgeneau; Henry Brady; Michael Hout 2017 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
THE CLARK KERR LEGACY TO THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA by C. Judson King, UC Berkeley CSHE 4.18 (February 2018) C. Judson King 2018 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
TRENDS AND INNOVATIONS IN HIGHER EDUCATION REFORM: Worldwide, Latin America and in the Caribbean Francisco López Segrera 2010 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Executive Compensation at the University of California: An Alternative View, by Patricia A. Pelfrey Patricia A. Pelfrey 2008 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
The Influence of Academic Values on Scholarly Publication and Communication Practices Diane Harley; Sarah Earl-Novell; Jennifer Arter; Shannon Lawrence; C. Judson King 2006 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)