Dr. Ömer Çalışkan


International Center for Higher Education Research (INCHER)
Mönchebergstrasse 17
34109 Kassel

Dr. Ömer Çalışkan is fellow at International Center for Higher Education Research (INCHER).
His research interests mainly focus on:

  • Internationalization of higher education (regional internationaliztion, higher education policy)
  • Graduate education (doctoral students and support programs)
  • Organizational change (Innovation, readiness for organizational change)
  • Educational administration (leadership, organizational effectiveness)
  • Quantitative and qualitative social research (scale development, structural equation modelling)

Ömer obtained his Master’s and PhD degrees in Educational Administration and Planning from Middle East Technical University (METU)/Turkey and worked as research assistant at METU. During his career, Ömer has conducted academic studies at Utrecht University/the Netherlands (2010) and University of Alabama/United States (2014-2015) through international research fellowships and grants. Ömer has presented research studies at leading international conferences (AERA, ASHE, ECER) and published papers in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters.