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Internationalization of Higher Education in the Era of SDGs: Asia-Pacific Perspective

Call for papers for: International Journal of Comparative Education and Development

Call for Papers

Internationalization of Higher Education in the Era of SDGs: Asia-Pacific Perspective

A special issue of

International Journal of Comparative Education and Development

Guest Editors: 

Dr Yuto Kitamura, The University of Tokyo
Dr Jing Liu, Tohoku University
Dr Akemi Ashida, Waseda University
Dr Sachi Edwards, The University of Tokyo

The special issue of International Journal of Comparative Education and Development will focus on issues surrounding the current situations of higher education in Asia-Pacific countries and regions in order to monitor the internationalization of higher education and address strategies and practices for monitoring higher education in the Asia-Pacific, in the era of SDGs.

  • We welcome submissions to this special issue. Topics covered include (but are not limited to):
  • Government policy to promote the internationalization of higher education
  • Student and faculty mobilities
  • Cross-border and transnational educational programs
  • Global and regional convention’s higher education (e.g., Tokyo Convention)
  • Contribution to the realization of SDGs
  • Implication on how to respond to the current situation by the COVID-19

This special issue would like to welcome the articles on a range of empirical and conceptual topics, with priority given to papers expanding previous discussion on the internationalization of higher education while addressing strategies and practices in monitoring higher education in the Asia-Pacific. Papers employing innovative and under-used methodological approaches or theoretical frameworks are especially welcomed as well as elaborated case studies in the Asia-Pacific region.

Deadline and Submission Details

The submission deadline for all papers is 31st October 2020

The acceptance deadline for all papers is February 2021

The publication date of this special issue is April 2021

To submit your research, please visit the Scholar One manuscript portal.
 
To view the author guidelines for this journal, please visit the journal's page

Contact the Guest Editors:

Yuto Kitamura 
The University of Tokyo
[email protected]

Jing Liu 
Tohoku University
[email protected]

Akemi Ashida 
Waseda University
[email protected] 

Sachi Edwards
The University of Tokyo
[email protected]