The Program for Research on Private Higher Education
Dedicated to Building Knowledge about Private Higher Education around the World

Affiliates' Activities

Asha Gupta | Publications since 2010

Gupta, Asha. 2015. Emerging Trends in Private Higher Education in India: Some Reflections. In Varghese, N. V. & Malik, G. (eds). India Higher Education Report. Routledge, UK.

Published a book on the Changing Perspective of Higher Education in Hindi entitled Uchhtar Shiksha ke Badalte Aayam from the Directorate of Hindi Medium Implementation, University of Delhi in 2011. It contains one chapter on privatisation and another chapter on private higher education. This book has been well received by the students, teachers and researchers on higher education through Hindi medium.

‘Deemed Universities in India: Confusion Reigns’. International Higher Education: 63. 2011. Boston. Spring.

Pablo Landoni | Publications since 2010

CIFUENTES, Jairo; LANDONI, Pablo y LLINAS, Xavier (2012) “Strategic Management in Higher Education:  Concepts and experiences from Telescopi Network in the Ibero-American region” Forthcoming

LANDONI, Pablo y MARTÍNEZ SANDRES, Fernando (2011) “Posgrados e Investigación en el Uruguay: Articulaciones y desencuentros” Montevideo, Universidad Católica del Uruguay / Agencia Nacional de Investigación e Innovación.

LANDONI, Pablo y MARTÍNEZ SANDRES, Fernando (2011) “Posgrados e Investigación en el Uruguay: Articulaciones y desencuentros” Montevideo, Universidad Católica del Uruguay / Agencia Nacional de Investigación e Innovación.

LANDONI, Pablo (2010) “El debate sobre la creación de una Agencia de Acreditación en Uruguay: influencias externas y tensiones internas” En Revista Argentina de Educación Superior.http://www.untref.edu.ar/raes/numeros.htm

Fatma Mizikaci | Publications since 2010

Mizikaci, Fatma. 2011. "Isomorphic and Diverse Features of Turkish Private Higher Education". PROPHE Working Paper #18.

Dante Salto | Publications since 2010

Salto, D. J. (2017). Attractive carrots, bland sticks: organizational responses to regulatory policy in Argentine graduate education. Studies in Higher Education, 0(0), 1–13. https://doi.org/10.1080/03075079.2017.1301415

Salto, D. J. (2017). To profit or not to profit: the private higher education sector in Brazil. Higher Education, 1-17. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10734-017-0171-8

Kinser, K., & Salto, D. J. (2017). For-Profit Higher Education. In J. C. Shin & P. Teixeira (Eds.), Encyclopedia of International Higher Education Systems and Institutions (pp. 1–7). Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-9553-1_105-1

"Brazil: A For-profit Giant". International Higher Education (Winter) 74, 2014.

Poster presentation on “Public and private dynamics in Brazilian graduate education” at the 2013 Association for the Study of Higher Education conference in St. Louis.

Paper presentation on “A for-profit giant: Brazilian private higher education” at the 2014 Comparative and International Education Society conference in Toronto.

Paper presentation on “Public and private dynamics in graduate education accreditation in Argentina” at the 2013 Comparative and International Education Society conference in New Orleans.

Other Activities since 2010

Doctoral Research Associate Dante J. Salto has won an Organization of American States doctoral scholarship for work that will include analysis of public and private dynamics in Argentine graduate education. The OAS awards only 2 doctoral scholarships per country inclusive of all fields of study.

Salto passed his PhD. comprehensive examination with distinction, a rare designation in his department, recognition of scholarly depth and creativity substantially surpassing the criteria for a passing grade.

Wondwosen Tamrat | Publications since 2010

Disparities and Parallels in Internationalization: The Ethiopian Experience. 2017. International Higher Education No 92.

The Emerging Contours of African Private Higher Education. (2017). Inside Higher Education, Nov 26.

Linking Female Students’ Access to Success. (2017). University World News, November 17.

The Shifting Sands of University Management in Ethiopia. (2017). Inside Higher Education. October 22.

An Assessment of the Risk Profile of Private Higher Education Institutions in Ethiopia. (2016). Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Private Higher education in Ethiopia. Accra: Direct Concept.

The Making of Research Universities in Ethiopia: Issues for Consideration. (2015). Addis Ababa: The Ethiopian Academy of Sciences.

Education Sector Development Program (ESDP) Promises and Achievements in the Private Higher Education Sector in Ethiopia: The Four ESDPs in Focus. (2015). International Conference on the Role of Higher Education and Development, Organized by Education Strategy Center and Maastricht School of Management 23rd and 24th July, Hilton Hotel Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Contributions and Challenges of private higher education institutions in Ethiopia: The views of instructors and administrators (2014). Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Private Higher Education in Africa. Addis Ababa: SMUC Press.

The Evolving Quality Assurance Framework in Ethiopian Higher Education (2012). Addis Ababa: St. Mary’s University Press.

Stakeholders’ Opinion about the Provision of Private Higher Education in Ethiopia (2011). The Teacher, Vol 4, No 8.

The Status of Private Provision of Higher Education in Ethiopia (2011). Proceedings of the 9th national Conference on private higher education institutions in Ethiopia. Addis Ababa: SMUC Press.

League tables and ranking systems for Ethiopia? (2010). The Teacher. Vol4, No7.

Pedro Teixeira | Publications since 2010

Teixeira, P., Rocha, V., Biscaia, R., Cardoso, M. F. (2014) Policy Changes, Marketization Trends and Spatial Dispersion in European Higher Education: Comparing Public and Private Sectors; Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society; accepted for publication

Teixeira, P., Rocha, V., Biscaia, R., Cardoso, M. F. (2014). Public and Private Higher Education in Europe: Competition vs. Complementarity. In Bonaccorsi, A. (Ed.), Knowledge, Diversity and Performance in European Higher Education - A Changing Landscape, Edward Elgar.

Teixeira, P., Rocha, V., Biscaia, R., Cardoso, M. F. (2013) “Competition and diversification in public and private higher education” Applied Economics, 45, 35, 4949-4958

Teixeira, P., Rocha, V., Biscaia, R., Cardoso, M. F. (2013), "Concorrência e diversificação espacial no Ensino Superior Europeu: Uma comparação do contributo dos sectores público e privado", Redes de Ensino Superior - Contributos perante os desafios do desenvolvimento (pp. 47-68), Universidade de Évora. (in Portuguese)

Teixeira, P., Rocha, V., Biscaia, R., Cardoso, M. (2012), “Myths, beliefs and realities: Public-private competition and Higher Education’s diversification”, Journal of Economic Issues, 46, 3, 683-704. 

Pedro Nuno Teixeira; Vera Rocha; Ricardo Biscaia; and Margarida Fonseca Cardoso (2012) Competition and diversity in higher education: an empirical approach to specialization patterns of Portuguese institutions; Higher Education, 63(3), 337-52

Robin Middlehurst and Pedro Teixeira (2012) Governance within the EHEA: dynamic trends, common challenges, and national particularities, in Peter Scott, Adrian Curaj, Lazar Vlasceanu, and Lesley Wilson (eds.) European Higher Education at the Crossroads: Between the Bologna Process and National Reforms, Springer, Vol. 2, 527-551

Teixeira, Pedro (2012) The Changing Public-Private Mix in Higher Education: Analysing Portugal’s apparent Exceptionalism. in A. Amaral and G. Neave (eds.), Higher Education in Portugal 1974-2009 - A Nation, a Generation. Dordrecht:  Springer

Pedro Teixeira (2011) Eppur si Muove: Marketization and Privatization Trends in the  European Higher Education Area, Journal of the European Higher Education Area, 4, 57-72

Pedro Teixeira and David Dill (ed.) (2011) Public Vices, Private Virtues? Reflecting about the Effects of Marketization in Higher Education, Rotterdam: Sense Publishers

Pedro Teixeira and David Dill (2011) The Many Faces of Marketization, in Teixeira et al (2011) Public Vices Private Virtues, Sense Publishers, pp. vii-xxiii

Other Activities since 2010

OxCHEPS, New College, Oxford University, Visiting Fellow, October 2011-February 2012 and October 2012-February 2013