CSHE has many different kinds of publications. Using the search filters on this page, you can browse all publications at once, or just a certain type, such as:

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 type
ACCOUNTABILITY IN POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION REVISITED David E. Leveille 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Credit, time, and personality: The human challenges to sharing scholarly work using Web 2.0 Sophia Krzys Acord; Diane Harley 2013 Journal Articles
Dynamics of the Contemporary University: Growth, Accretion, and Conflict by Neil J. Smelser (2013) Neil J. Smelser 2013 Books
ACADEMIC COLLECTIVE BARGAINING: On Campus Fifty Years Daniel J. Julius; Nicholas DiGiovanni, Jr. 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Yes, but can they earn a living? Methods for creating an effective system of Measuring Labor Market Outcomes in Higher Education, by Richard W. Moore, Kenneth Chapman, Bettina Huber, and Mark Shors Richard W. Moore; Kenneth Chapman; Bettina Huber; Mark Shors 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Let's Not Railroad American Higher Education! By Henry Brady Henry Brady 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
England's New Market Based System of Student Education: An Initial Report, by Roger Brown Roger Brown 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Affirmative Action, the Fisher Case, and the Supreme Court: What the Justices and the Public Need to Know, by John Aubrey Douglass John Aubrey Douglass 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
INTERNAL STAFF ALLOCATION AND THE CHANGING WORKLOAD OF JAPANESE PROFESSORIATE: A Multilevel Statistical Analysis with Simulations Satoshi P. Watanabe; Masataka Murasawa; Yasumi Abe 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
A PROVOST FOR PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES C. Judson King 2013 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Beyond The Master Plan: The Case for Restructuring Baccalaureate Education in California Richard C. Atkinson 2013 Journal Articles
Comprehending the International Initiatives of Universities: A Taxonomy of Modes of Engagement and Institutional Logics, by Richard J. Edelstein and John Aubrey Douglass Richard J. Edelstein; John Aubrey Douglass 2012 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
The Goals of Transnational Education: Reflections of a True Believer, by Jeffrey S. Lehman Jeffrey S. Lehman 2012 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Trends Towards Global Excellence in Undergraduate Education: Taking the Liberal Arts Experience into the 21st Century, by Marijk van der Wende Marijk van der Wende 2012 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)