The International Centre for Higher Education Research-Kassel

INCHER-Kassel is an interdisciplinary research unit of the University of Kassel. Since its establishment in 1978, higher education research at INCHER-Kassel has been combining a broad range of themes and disciplines in addressing the relationships between higher education and its social context. Besides its research projects, INCHER puts a strong emphasis on the support of PhD students and their academic careers. 

News


  1. Competition in Higher Education: Myth and Reality Dr. Jelena Brankovic (Faculty of Sociology, University of Bielefeld) Competition, as a term to refer to a struggle of sorts between higher education institutions, students...[more]

  2. Newly published:
    vom 28.11.2018

    Baumann, Janosch; Krücken, Georg (2018): Debated Legitimacy: Accreditation in German Higher Education. Online First 24 November 2018. In: Higher Education Policy.[more]

  3. Am 26. November 2018 erreichte uns die traurige Nachricht, dass Gabriele Freidank, die ehemalige Leiterin der INCHER-Spezialbibliothek und Dokumentation, gestorben ist. [more]

  4. INCHER-Kassel welcomes Natalia Orellana from the University of Diego Portales (Chile) as a new guest researcher at INCHER-Kassel. Natalia is DAAD scholarship holder of the "Research Grant - Short-Term Grant" and will remain at...[more]

  5. Daniel Klein und Lars Müller (INCHER-Kassel) halten am 14. November 2018 um 18.00 Uhr einen Vortrag zum Thema „Methodische Herausforderungen der Studienabbruchsforschung“ Ort: R. 0210, Nora-Platiel Straße 6 [more]

  6. Am 09. November 2018 von 09.00 und 12.00 Uhr findet am INCHER-Kassel ein englischsprachiges Forschungskolloquium zum Thema „Studienabbruch und Studiengangwechsel“ mit internationalen Gastdozierenden statt. [more]

  7. In dem INCHER Working Paper „Higher Education and Graduate Employment: Changing Conditions and Challenges“ erläutert Ulrich Teichler umfassend die wichtigsten Aspekte der Verbindungen zwischen Hochschulbildung und Beschäftigung...[more]

  8. 05/10/2018. INCHER-Kassel mourns the loss of its long-time member Helmut Winkler. Winkler has been higher education researcher and professor at the University of Kassel up to his retirement in 2005. As early as in the 1970s,...[more]