woldegiorgis

Dr. Emnet Woldegiorgis

Postdoc

Contact

postal address:
Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies
University of Bayreuth
95440 Bayreuth

Fon: +49 (0) 179 8519662
Fax: +49 (0) 921 55-5102
E-Mail: emnet.woldegiorgis@uni-bayreuth.de

 

Past seminar:

WS 2016/17

Higher Education and Development

 

Research Interests:

International relations, regionalization and internationalization of higher education processes, the Bologna process and the African Union Harmonization strategy, regional integration processes, issues of higher education reforms in Africa and finance of higher education

Academic Vita:

since 2015 Postdoctoral Researcher in African Studies, BIGSAS, University of Bayreuth
2012-2015

PhD Candidate, BIGSAS, University of Bayreuth

2006-2008 Joint Master Degree in Higher Education and Administrative Scienes, University of Oslo, Norway, University of Tampere, Finland and University of Aveiro, Portugal
1999-2003 Bachelor Degree in Political Sciences and International Relations from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

WORK EXPERIENCE:

2011-2012 Head of the Department of Civics and Ethics, Mekelle University, Ethiopia
2010-2011

Head of Quality Assurance, College of Law and Governance, Mekelle University, Ethiopia

2004-2012 Lecturer, College of Law and Governance, Mekelle University, Ethiopia
2005-2006 Board Member for the local Christian NGO for Orphanage "Human beings Association of Brotherhood (HAB)", Ethiopia

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Publications

Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2017). Regionalization of Higher Education in Africa. The Operationalization of the African Union Higher Education Harmonization Strategy. Münster: LIT Verlag.


Knight, Jane and Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2017). Regionalization of African Higher Education: Progress and Prospects. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers.


Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2017). "The African Union Higher Education Harmonization Strategy and Context from the Bologna Process". In: Higher Education in Africa: Challenges for Development, Mobility and Cooperation. Goujon, Anne, Max Haller and Bernadette Müller Kmet (ed./eds.). London: Cambridge Scholars. 63-81.


Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2017). "The Challenges of Higher Education Finance in Ethiopia: The Case of Cost-Sharing". In: Higher Education in Africa: Challenges for Development, Mobility and Cooperation. Goujon, Anne, Max Haller and Bernadette Müller Kmet (ed./eds.). London: Cambridge Scholars. 145-165.


Woldegiorgis, Emnet, Doevenspeck, Martin (2015). "Current Trends, Challenges and Prospects of Student Mobility in the African Higher Education Landscape". International Journal of Higher Education (2). 105-115.


Woldegiorgis, Emnet, Petronella Jonck and Anne Goujon (2015). "Regional Higher Education Initiatives in Africa: a comparative Analysis with Bologna Process". International Journal of Higher Education (1). 241-253.


Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2013). "Conceptualizing Harmonization of Higher Education Systems: the Application of Regional Integration Theories on Higher Education Studies". Higher Education Studies (2). 12-23.


Doevenspeck, Martin, Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2013). "The Changing Role of Higher Education in Africa: A Historical Reflection". Higher Education Studies (6). 35-45.


Woldegiorgis, Emnet (2010). Cost Sharing in Ethiopia. An Analysis of Challenges and Prospects. Saarbrücken: VDM.