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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 ascending
The Revolution of the Dons, Cambridge and Society in Victorian England by Sheldon Rothblatt (1968) Sheldon Rothblatt 1968 Books
Pathways for Improving Doctoral Education – Using Data in the Pre- and Post-COVID Era John Aubrey Douglass; Igor Chirikov 2021 SERU Reports
What Future for UK Higher Education? by Roger Brown Roger Brown 2010 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Entrepreneurial University: India’s Response Asha Gupta 2008 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Developing Graduate Students of Color for the Professoriate in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), by Anne J. MacLachlan Anne J. MacLachlan 2006 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Credential Inflation and the Professional Doctorate in California Higher Education, by Thomas J. La Belle Thomas J. La Belle 2004 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Shared Governance at the University of California: An Historical Review John Aubrey Douglass 1998 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
The Social Circuitry of High Finance: Universities and Intimate Ties Among Economic Elites, by Charlie Eaton and Albina Gibadullina, CSHE 11.20 (September 2020) Charlie Eaton; Albina Gibadullina 2020 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
The Attractiveness of European Higher Education Systems: A Comparative Analysis of Faculty Remuneration and Career Paths by Alice Civera, Erik E. Lehmann, Michele Meoli & Stefano Paleari, CSHE.1.23 (March 2023) Alice Civera; Erik E. Lehmann; Michele Meoli; Stefano Paleari 2023 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
University-Industry Relations In The Market For Online Courses And Degrees Steven G. Brint; Katrina Paxton-Jorgenson; Eric Vega 2003 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Affirmative Action in Higher Education in India and the US: A Study in Contrasts Asha Gupta 2006 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Universities, the US High Tech Advantage, and the Process of Globalization John Aubrey Douglass 2008 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
MASTER PLANNING IN BRAZILIAN HIGHER EDUCATION: Expanding the 3-Year Public College System in the State of São Paulo Renato H. L. Pedrosa 2010 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
EXPLORING CANDIDATES, ELECTIONS, CAMPAIGNS, AND EXPENDITURES IN CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICTS, 2004-2010 Patrick Murphy; Max Neiman; Jelena Hasbrouck 2012 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)
Globalization and Student Learning: A Literature Review and Call for Greater Conceptual Rigor and Cross-Institutional Studies, by Richard J. Edelstein Richard J. Edelstein 2014 Research and Occasional Papers Series (ROPS)