03.12.2013 11:56

New research project "Organization development through internationalization" investigates internationalisation activitis of German universities

INCHER examines in its new study from the perspective of organizational development, how universities' internationalization measures work.

The study includes an ongoing monitoring and a final evaluation of the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) program "Strategic partnerships and Thematic Networks ". This DAAD program aims to support German universities in establishing strategic partnerships and thematic networks with one or more universities abroad and to contribute to the strengthening of the universities' international profiles.The program, its implementation and its impact at the institutional level of the universities are examined. The focus is on the effects of organizational innovation through internationalization of knowledge production on intraorganiuational governance, undergraduate and graduate students and knowledge transfer.