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Research Symposium

Bridging the gap: Research and Practice in Transnational Education

Proposals for presentations at the symposium are welcomed. Presentations are unlikely to be longer than 15-20 minutes.


Proposals should be submitted in the form of a working title and abstract of no more than 200 words. Proposals can be submitted to this email address: 


Closing date for proposals is Monday 18 April 2016



The Programme Committee for the symposium will evaluate proposed papers using the following criteria:  

  • Relation to TNE, global higher education, or internationalisation of higher education.

  • Robustness of research findings or management best practices.

  • Applicability of findings to other contexts and/or across the HE sector.

  • Compatibility of research findings or management good practice with larger-scale research projects.




Professor Nigel Healy PFHEA

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International) and Head of College

College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Nottingham Trent University


Dr William Lawton 

Higher education consultant


Dr Vangelis Tsiligiris FHEA, FCMI 

Senior Lecturer

Nottingham Business School

Nottingham Trent University

Call for proposals

Selection Criteria

Programme Committee

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