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. 


  1. 9. Mai 2019. Dr. Otto Huether hat seine Habilitation für das Fach Soziologie am Fachbereich Gesellschaftswissenschaften der Universität Kassel nach Probevortrag und Kolloquium erfolgreich abgeschlossen. Wir gratulieren! [more]

  2. Welcome
    vom 13.05.2019

    As a new member at INCHER-Kassel, we introduce Dr. Christian Johann Schmid, who joined our scientific team in April 2019 as the coordinator of the research area "Academic Change." [more]

  3. Seidenschnur, Tim; Krücken, Georg (2019): Constructing the Consultant as a Legitimate Actor: The Role of Active Clients in Universities, In Hokyu Hwang, Jeannette A. Colyvas, Gili S. Drori (eds.): Agents, Actors, Actorhood:...[more]

  4. Neu erschienen:
    vom 03.04.2019

    Klein, Daniel; Schwabe, Ulrike; Stocké, Volker (2019): Studienabbruch im Masterstudium. Erklären akademische und soziale Integration die unterschiedlichen Studienabbruchintentionen zwischen Master- und Bachelorstudierenden? In:...[more]

  5. On March, 21 2019, two prizes donated by Ulrich Teichler, the Ulrich-Teichler-Prize for outstanding dissertations and the prize of the Gesellschaft für Hochschulforschung for outstanding degree theses in higher education research...[more]

  6. INCHER-Kassel members are deeply touched and saddened by the news of the death of Yoko Teichler-Urata, who passed away on 16 March 2019.[more]

  7. Ulrich Teichler (2019): The academics and their institutional environment in Japan – A view from outside, Contemporary Japan, DOI: 10.1080/18692729.2019.1586295[more]

  8. Tim Seidenschnur und Georg Krücken (2019): Gefragt und ohne Plan? Die Rolle von Beratungen in der Organisationsgesellschaft. In: Handbuch der Organisationsoziologie. SpringerLink. doi:10.1007/978-3-658-15953-5_63-1 [more]

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