Apr 27th, 2017 by timeshighered
Visa crackdowns in the US and Australia, what it's like to be one of a few Trump-voting professors in a US university, and research at a military hospital in Afghanistan are all discussed in this week's THE issue review, recorded in Red Lion Square, London.
Chris Parr is joined by editor, John Gill, and reporters, Ellie Bothwell and John Elmes.
Apr 20th, 2017 by timeshighered
The funding of exciting, imaginative, unpredictable research, the snap general election in the UK, and this week's THE Books section are all discussed in the weekly issue review podcast.
Apr 7th, 2017 by timeshighered
Join THE editor John Gill, rankings editor Phil Baty, and summit content head Tim Sowula on a minibus in Brisbane as they head home from the 2017 Young Universities Summit, which was held at Queensland University of Technology.
We also hear from Alison Lloyd, director of institutional research and planning at Hong Kong Polytechnic University; Er Meng Hwa, vice-president (international affairs) at Nanyang Technological University; Maria Klawe, president of Harvey Mudd College; Peter Coaldrake, vice-chancellor of Queensland University of Technology; Ihron Rensburg, vice-chancellor of the University of Johannesburg; and Fernando León–García, president of CETYS University.
Apr 3rd, 2017 by timeshighered
Are UK university staff happy with the way their institution is run? Should there be more scrutiny over for-profit university ownership? And which are the best universities in Japan for equipping students with the skills needed in the 21st century?
These questions, along with a taster of our Young Universities Summit, are all discussed in the latest THE issue review podcast
Mar 15th, 2017 by timeshighered
The results of the 2017 Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings discussed by digital editor Chris Parr, rankings reporter Ellie Bothwell, and rankings editor Phil Baty.
Mar 9th, 2017 by timeshighered
The 2017 Times Higher Education Asia Universities Summit takes place at the University of Ulsan in South Korea from 14-16 March. Chris Parr is joined by rankings editor Phil baty, reporter Ellie Bothwell, deputy news editor John Morgan, and head of summit content Tim Sowula to discuss this prestigious event.
Mar 2nd, 2017 by timeshighered
If academics flee the UK and the US following Brexit and Trump, where will they go? Are universities sufficiently politically diverse? And how can we encourage more underrepresented groups into post-graduate study?
These questions are all discussed in the latest THE issue review podcast.
Feb 23rd, 2017 by timeshighered
The future of modern foreign languages, an ethnographer of the Mafia, and this week's Books section are all discussed in this THE issue review podcast.
Chris Parr is joined by books editor Karen Shook, and writers Matthew Reisz and John Elmes.
Feb 9th, 2017 by timeshighered
The role of universities as pillars of their local community, an interview with new University of Liverpool chancellor Colm Tóibín and the reasons why THE publishes the World University Rankings are discussed in this THE issue review podcast.
Chris Parr is joined by deputy news editor John Morgan, reporter Jack Grove, and rankings editor Phil Baty.
Feb 3rd, 2017 by timeshighered
Donald Trump's travel ban, the most international universities in the world, and the declining number of European Union students applying to UK universities are all discussed in this week's issue review.
Times Higher Education editor, John Gill, is joined by news editor Simon Baker, deputy news editor John Morgan, and reporter Ellie Bothwell.