Centre for Higher Education and Equity Research (CHEER)

Located within the Department of Education in the School of Education and Social Work, the research centre CHEER has been established to consolidate higher education research and scholarship at the University of Sussex.

CHEER's director is Professor Louise Morley.

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Date: Monday 18 Feb 2019
Time: 5.30-7pm
Venue: tbc
Speaker: tbc
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Date: Tuesday 5 March 2019
Time: tbc
Venue: tbc
Speaker: Professor Robert W. Aspinall, Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan
Title: Being a Foreign Academic in Japan



Date: Monday 25 March 2019
Time: 5-6.30pm
Venue: tbc
Speaker: Dr Ibrar Bhatt & Dr Alison MacKenzie, Queen’s University, Belfast
Title: Just Google It: Digital literacy and the epistemology of ignorance

Japanese students explain the differences they see between the UK and Japanese higher education systems

As part of its research project, 'Higher Education, Knowledge Exchange and Policy Learning in the Asian Century', CHEER interviewed a number of Japanese students asking them to reflect on their UK studies and tell us some of the differences between the Japanese higher education system and our own ...

Louise Morley - image from videoHow to get women out of the "velvet ghetto"

Professor Louise Morley talks about the challenges and issues affecting women in leadership roles.

    CHEER leaflet 2017 cover    CHEER Annual Report 2017/18 cover



CHEER Director:
Professor Louise Morley
T: +44 (0)1273 876700
E: L.Morley@sussex.ac.uk

CHEER Co-Director:
Dr Emily Danvers
E: E.Danvers@sussex.ac.uk

CHEER on Twitter

CHEER is the Centre for Higher Education and Equity Research at the University of Sussex.

RT @YuweiXu: Please retweet: A fully funded PhD studentship @UoPEDSOC to investigate the overall student experience of females… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

RT @EHRC: Survey open! We have launched an inquiry into racial harassment at university. If you are a student or member of st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CHEER members are on tour at the @SRHE73 conference this week. We have a fabulous symposium on internationalisation… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

RT @Chrissie_rd2b: Starting the week as we mean to go on - chatting about what Universities can do for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller engag… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CHEER Seminar: Chilean Higher Education: Interrogating Knowledge, Internationalization and Gender, 28/11, 12-14.00,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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