Dr. Christopher James Hill

Dr. Christopher James Hill


Associate Professor, Faculty of Education. Director of Doctoral Research Centre
Dr. Christopher worked in the field of international education since 2008, he has his PhD in Political Science from University of Nottingham

Contact details

+971 4 279 1400 Ext: 448
+971 4 279 1490
christopher.hill@buid.ac.ae

Dr. Christopher Hill has worked in the field of international education since 2008 and this has provided the unique opportunity to innovate, strategically develop and lead on internationalisation projects, create, establish and manage cross-cultural departments in a dynamic context, build a global network of contacts and engage in capacity building and research projects for ministries, institutions, corporations and governments, while supporting the professional development of research students and early career academics around the world.   

Dr Hill’s research interests include transnational education, the development of international education and the student experience in the global arena. He published and presented in the field of international education; organised and delivered conferences, workshops, training and lectures around the world and have led on funded projects to develop research capacity and internationalise HE systems in Iraq, Taiwan, the Philippines, Pakistan and Thailand and the first EU funded project to develop education in Malaysia.  In 2012, Dr. Christopher was awarded a U21 Teaching and Learning Network Fellowship to research internationalisation and global citizenry and the World Education Congress Education Leadership Award in 2015. 

Dr Hill has extensive experience working in a dynamic and innovative environment, designing strategies, creating departments, developing and supporting links with partners and the home campus; recruiting, training and promoting cross-cultural and international staff; engaging with external partners for training, income streams, student recruitment and capacity building and presenting and publishing high quality research on the global stage.

 

Academic Experience:

  • Director, Research Training and Academic Development, The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (Sept 2012–Dec 2015)
  • Director of the Graduate School – The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (Jan 2008 – Sept 2012)
  • Teaching Fellow at the University of Nottingham.  (Sept 05 - Dec 07) 

 

TNE Research and Policy Development Funded Projects:

  • Pakistan: British Council funded research project.  Developing a Higher Education Road Map for Punjab (Jun 2016 – Nov 2016) Working with the Punjab Higher Education Commission to analyse existing practice and develop a strategic plan for reform
  • Thailand: British Council funded Scale and Scope of Thailand-UK TNE (Dec 2015 – Jan 2016) Analysis report of the scope and scale of Thailand-UK TNE programmes and policies.
  • UK: HE Global, British Council funded Scale and Scope of UK TNE: Report on the scale and scope of UK delivered TNE in the academic year 14/15.
  • Philippines: British Council funded research project: Review and Finalisation of Philippines Commission on Higher Education Development (July-Sept 2015) Review of Policies, Standards and Guidelines on Transnational Education (TNE) and recommendations for implementation.
  • Malaysia: British Council funded research project: TNE Graduate Employment (Jan 2013 – Dec 2015) Project to capture and analyse employer, student, and university perceptions of employment for TNE students.
  • Iraq: DelPHE-Iraq Project: Developing Research Supervision Guidelines for Ministry of Higher Education. (June 2010 - Mar 2012)   Capacity building in doctoral research supervision for 8 universities in Kurdistan Region. British Council and DFID funded capacity building project.
  • Malaysia: Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia grant: TNE practices and policies - UK-Malaysia (Oct 2009 – Oct 2011) Project examining current TNE policies between the UK and Malaysia.

 

International Capacity Building Projects:

  • July 2015: Thailand: Advanced Academic Skills and University Experience
  • Dec 2014: Taiwan: Internationalisation Delivery and Development.
  • July 2014: Thailand: Academic Writing and Research Development.
  • May 2014: Taiwan: Internationalisation and Capacity Building.
  • Dec 2013: Thailand: Train the Trainers.
  • Nov 2012: Thailand: Research Supervision and Capacity Building. 
  • March 2012: Thailand: Research Supervision and Capacity Building.
  • Feb 2012: DelPHE Iraq Research Supervision Forum.
  • May 2011: DelPHE Iraq Research Supervision Conference and Workshop.

 

International Partnerships and Engagement:

  • June 2017: External Reviewer for B.A. in Education Degree.  Faculty of Humanities, Notre-Dame University-Louaize in Lebanon.
  • May 2017: International Accreditation External Expert. University of Westminster UK, BA Hons degree accreditation with Informatics Institute of Technology, Sri Lanka.
  • Oct 2015: Leadership and Collaboration Workshop. Course designed for Board of Directors and Senior Managers of Palm Oil Company in Malaysia
  • Sept 2015: LH Martin Research Management Simulation in Singapore
  • Mar 2015: Addressing Challenges of Managing Public Sector Organisations. Course designed for Senior Tanzanian Public Sector Board Members
  • Aug 2014: Corporate Governance Training.  Course designed for Tanzanian Insurance Board
  • Mar 2014: U21 Global Citizenry Workshop.  Coordinated and led International Workshop in Malaysia

 

 

University Development Research Grants:

  • Mapping TNE in the UAE: Value, Impact and Output in the Development of Education and Students (Jan-Dec 2017)
  • Higher Education Academy: International Young Entrepreneurs Scheme (Mar-Jun 2012).
  • University of Nottingham Teaching and Learning Award: Cross-cultural and cross-campus issues in supervision. (Jan–Jun 2010)

 

Affiliations:

  • DELETE – ACU Internationalisation Community Steering Committee
  • ADD - PIVOT Global Education Consultant Group Associate
  • Observatory on Borderless Higher Education Associate
  • ACU Internationalisation Community Steering Committee
  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy

 

Books

Education in the Asian Century: The European Legacy and the Future of Transnational Education in the ASEAN Region.  Hill, C. and Fernandez-Chung, R. (eds). (Routledge, Oxford: January 2017)

The Role of Elites in the Spanish Transition to Democracy (1975-1981): Motors of Change? (Edwin Mellen, New York: September 2007)  

 

Journal Articles:

Hill, C. and Thabet, R. (2018) Managing International Branch Campuses: Lessons Learnt from Eight Years on a Branch Campus in Malaysia International Journal of Educational Management.  Expected early 2018

Yung-Chi Hou, A., Hill, C., Hui-Jung Chen, K., Tsai, S., Wang, W., Chen, V. (2017) A Comparative Study of Student Mobility Programs in SEAMEO-RIHED, UMAP and Campus Asia – Regulation, Challenges and Impacts on Higher Education Regionalization. Higher Education Evaluation and Development, Vol. 11, Issue 1, pp. 12-24, https://doi.org/10.1108/HEED-08-2017-003

Cheong, K.C. Hill, C. Yin-Ching, L. Malaysia’s Education Policies and the Law of Unintended Consequences Journal of International and Comparative Education Vol. 5 Issue 2. November 2016 DOI: 10.14425/jice.2016.5.2.73 pp. 73-85
 
Cheong, K.C., Hill, C. Yin-Ching, L. and Zang, C.  Employment as a journey or a destination? Interpreting Graduates' and Employers' Perceptions - A Malaysian Case Study. Journal of Studies in Higher Education. July 2016 DOI: 10.1080/03075079.2015.1034260 pp. 1-17
 
Cheong, K.C., Hill, C. et al Employing the Unemployable: Employer perceptions of Malaysian Graduates. Journal of Studies in Higher Education. April 2015 DOI: 10.1080/03075079.2015.1034260 pp 2253-70
 
Hill, C., Kee-Cheok, C., Yin-Ching, L., and Fernandez-Chung, R. (2013)   TNE: Transnational Education or Tension between National and External?  A Case Study of Malaysia in Journal of Studies in Higher Education Vol 39, No. 6 August 2014

 

Book Chapter:

Hill, C.  The Challenges inherent in providing a truly international doctoral experience: The Malaysia Nottingham Doctoral Programme in Exporting Transnational Education: Institutional Practice, Policy and National Goals. Tsiligiris, V., Hill, C. and Lawton, W. (eds) Palgrave 2017 – Expected early 2018.

Lao, R. and Hill, C. The Legacy of European Education in Thai Higher Education, in Education in the Asian Century: The European Legacy and the Future of Transnational Education in the ASEAN Region.  C. Hill and Fernandez-Chung (eds) (Routledge, Oxford 2017)

Hill, C. Doctoral Supervision in the Cross-Cultural Arena in Learning, Teaching and Assessment in Higher Education: Global Perspectives. Brown, S. ed. (London, Palgrave, 2014)

Hill, C. Re-defining TNE: The Challenges and Opportunities of Internationalisation in Global Education: Knowledge-Based Economies for 21st Century Nations.  Going Global Stiasny, M. and Gore, T. (eds) (London, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2014)

Hill, C. Developing and Supporting the Internationalisation of Research Capacity. Handbook of Research on Transnational Education Management. Mukerji, S. and Tripathi, P. (eds). IGI Global, August 2013.

Hill, C. Origins, Challenges and the Future Direction of Transnational Education in Malaysia in C. Ennew and D. Greenway (eds) The Globalization of Higher Education (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012) 209-221.

 

Conference Papers:

Hill, C. Cities within Cities: An Emerging Approach to Internationalisation.  QS MAPLE, Professional Leaders in Education.  Dubai, UAE, May 2017

Hill, C. Looking Externally to Develop Internally: Higher Education’s Contribution to Inclusive Development USBC, The Contribution of Business Schools and Higher Education to Inclusive Development, Stellenbosch, South Africa, April 2017

Hill, C. and Winterton, J.  Global Engagement: Launching an EU-ASEAN Research Collaboration Network.  APAIE International Education Conference, Beijing, March 2015

Hill, C.  Enhancing the Impact of Campus Internationalisation AIEA 2015 Leading Global Learning: Envisioning New Paradigms.  Washington DC, February 2015

Winterton, J. and Hill, C. Higher education and the politics of capacity building: ASEAN and EU cases compared.  QS Apple Asia-Pacific Professional Leaders in Education conference, Taiwan, November 2014

Hill, C. Cross-Campus Collaboration and Internationalisation Strategies –Setting the Frameworks for Effective Student Mobility.  AIEC International Education Conference, Brisbane, Australia, October 2014

Hill, C. Transnational Education in Malaysia: Reflections on Student Experience.  APAIE International Education Conference, Seoul, March 2014

Hill, C. The Global University of the Global Student.  APAIE International Education Conference, Seoul, March 2014

Hill, C. Cross-Border Collaboration and the Global University.  APAIE International Education Conference, Seoul, South Korea, March 2014

Hill, C. Cross-Border Delivery Options in the 21st Century Academy.  AIEA 2014 Universalizing Global Learning in the 21st Century. Washington DC, February 2014

Hill, C. The Integration of the Global into the Local.  AIEA 2014 Universalizing Global Learning in the 21st Century. Washington DC, February 2014

Hill, C. Quality assurance in transnational education - are we meeting all our stakeholders’ needs? Global Education: Knowledge-Based Economies for 21st Century Nations. Going Global Conference, Dubai, March 2013

Hill, C. New Trends in TNE: The Evolution of the IBC.  QS Apple International Education Conference.  Seoul, South Korea, October 2013

Hill, C. TNE in the Malaysian Hub: Strategic Reflections.  QS Apple International Education Conference.  Seoul, South Korea, October 2013

Hill, C. Leadership by design or by example?  Educational Reform in the Asian Century. Plenary Speaker British Council Global Education Dialogue, Leadership in Higher Education and the Challenge of Globalisation. Tokyo, Japan, January 2013

Hill, C. Developing Capacity for Doctoral Research Supervision and Training amongst Universities in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region. Australian International Education Conference, International Education in the Asian Century, Melbourne, Australia, October 2012

Hill, C. Transnational Education and its impact upon local development: A case study of the UK-Malaysia relationship.  Australian International Education Conference, International Education in the Asian Century. Melbourne, Australia, October 2012

Hill, C. Capacity Building in SE Asia. Plenary Speaker British Council Global Education Dialogue, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, August 2012

Hill, C. The Internationalisation of the Professional Doctorate: Global Solutions to Local Problems? Paper presented at 3rd International Conference on Professional Doctorates. Florence, Italy 2012

Hill, C. Transnational Education in SE Asia: Realities, Challenges and Opportunities. Paper presented at OBHE Global Forum: Levelling the Playing Field. Vancouver, May 2011

Hill, C. Global and National Education: The Internationalization of the Local and the Localization of the International, paper presented at SEAMEO Conference Decentralization in Higher Education from a Global Perspective: Implications for Vietnam and the Region, July 2010

Hill, C. Transferable and Employability Skills Development within Doctoral Programmes, paper presented at IDERN.  KL, Malaysia 2010

Hill, C. The Challenges of Internationalisation: Cultural Issues in Education, presented and published at Tomorrow People Organization's Education and Development Conference. Thailand, March 2010

Hill, C. Employability: Graduate Training for an International Environment, paper presented and published at Universitas 21 Teaching and Learning Conference. Ningbo, China 2009

 

Teaching units

Master of Education

  • RES 503: Research Methods in Education

PhD/Doctorate of Education

  • DED607: Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and Workplaces

  • RES606: Research Design and Planning

  • DED623: Curriculum in Innovation and Practice

 

Supervisions

MEd: Concentration in Management & Leadership

EdD/PhD: Currently supervising 5 students

 

PhD Students Completed:

2014: Enakshi Sengupta Attitudes and Perception of Students towards Ethnic Integration at University in Malaysia.  The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

2014: Piyumi E. Kapugeekiyana Facets of Wartime Conduct: Counterinsurgency Operations, Hybrid Warfare and Military Adaptation in the Sri Lankan Civil War (2006-2009) The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

2012: Jamal Adam Katundu Governance of Parastatal Organisation in Tanzania: The Impact of Interplay and Interactions between Actors The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

 

External PhD Examiner: RMIT University, Australia.

 

Reports:

  • Punjab Higher Education Strategic Roadmap.  Prepared for Punjab Higher Education Commission in association with British Council Pakistan 2017 (Hill, C. and Lawton, W.)
  • The Scale and Scope of UK Higher Education Transnational Education.  Report prepared for HE Global in association with British Council 2016 (Siora, G. Baig, H. Dickinson, P. Hooper, E. Brown, R. Hill, C. Healey, N.)
  • TNE partnerships between Thailand and the UK: A review and analysis of the potential for more bilateral engagement.  Report prepared for British Council Thailand. 2016 (Hill, C. and Lawton, W.)
  • How to engage in transnational education: A guidebook.  Prepared for Philippines Commission on Higher Education.  2015 (Hill, C.)
  • TNE Graduate Employment Study: Analysis of Graduate Employment Trends in Malaysia Phase 2: Student Perspectives. British Council Report, 2015 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Kee Cheok, L. Yin Ching, C. Hill)
  • Governments and TNE: Challenges and Opportunities in Asia.  A Report prepared for and published by OBHE. 2015 (Hill, C., Abbas Razvi, S.D)
  • TNE Graduate Employment Study: An Analysis of Graduate Employment Trends in Malaysia.  Phase 1: A Report prepared for British Council, 2014 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Kee Cheok, L. Yin Ching, C. Hill)
  • Transnational Education Policies and Practices: A Study of Selected Malaysian and United Kingdom Higher Education Institutions.  A Report Prepared for the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia 2011 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Hill, L. Yin Ching, C. Kee Cheok)

 

Education Intelligence Articles

  • Hill, C. Trying to Make a Difference: Online and blended higher education in Egypt.  OBHE, July 2017
  • Hill, C. Too Much or Too Little? Online Higher Education in Saudi Arabia.  OBHE, April 2017
  • Hill, C. Plagiarism: It’s all Greek to Some.  Inside Higher Ed, April 2017
  • Hill, C. Online Higher Education in the United Arab Emirates - An Observatory Analysis.  OBHE, March 2017
  • Hill, C. Knowledge creators or knowledge hijackers? Plagiarism in international Education.  OBHE, Jan 2017
  • Hill, C. TNE: A pathway to employability in the UAE.  OBHE, Dec 2016
  • Hill, C. Reflections on an International Branch Campus OBHE Series
    • Research and Knowledge Transfer.  Oct 2016
    • Home Campus: Perception and Integration.  Sept 2016
    • Host Nation: Accreditation and Regulation.  Aug 2016
    • Administration and Staffing Issues.  Jul 2016
    • Faculty: Establishment, Development and Evolution.  Jun 2016
    • Students: Same same but different.  May 2016

 

Media Articles:

  • Iraq Needs Academics to Rebuild Reputation of its University Sector.  The Conversation April 2014
  • OBHE Newsletter – May 2012: Modernising doctoral research supervision: Kurds leading the way

 

Keynote Speaker:

  • Oct 2017: Keynote Speaker Capitalising on ASEAN.  Internationalisation Strategies for CLMV Universities. Internationalisation of Universities – What is it good for? Vientiane, Laos, October 2017. Fully funded by EU SHARE
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference The Value of Study Abroad: Challenges and Opportunities.  Seoul, South Korea, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference.  Study Abroad: Challenges and Opportunities for China’s Top Universities  Beijing, China, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference Why Study Abroad? The Global University for the Global Student.  Tokyo, Japan, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Jul 2015: Keynote and Plenary speaker SEAMEO International Conference Quality in Higher Education: Global Perspectives and Best Practices. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, July 2015.  Participation funded by British Council. 
  • Jul 2015:  Keynote Speaker World Education Congress. The Future of International Education.  Mumbai, India, July 2015  
  • Mar 2015:  Keynote and Plenary speaker Taiwan International Conference Quality Assurance of Cross Border in Higher Education: Challenges and Opportunities. Taipei, Taiwan, March 2015. Participation funded by FJU. 
  • Jun 2013: Keynote speaker and Session Chair, Global Education Dialogues.  British Council: Transforming Higher Education in South Asia. Colombo, Sri Lanka, June 2013.  Participation funded by British Council. 
  • Aug 2012: Keynote speaker and Session Chair, Global Education Dialogues.  British Council Employability skills in SE Asia and the needs of the new economy.  Vietnam, August 2012 
  • July 2012: Keynote speaker, NAPEI International Skills Conference. Capacity Building in SE Asia – Innovative and Sustainable Projects: Transforming the Skills Workforce towards a Higher Income Economy.  KL, July 2012

 

Presentations:

  • Sept 2017 Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan.  Regional Cooperation and Harmonization ASEAN Countries and East Asia in Quality Assurance.  Taipei, Taiwan, September 2017.  Fully funded by HEEACT
  • Jan 2017: Industry and Employers.  Observatory on Borderless Higher Education International Partners Conference, London, January 2017.  Chair
  • Oct 2015: Private Higher Education: The answer to extending access? Global Access to Post-Secondary Education Conference, Malaysia, October 2015 
  • Jun 2015: Inter-regional Cooperation and Partnerships: Sustainability to Ensure Successful Regional Integration.  Going Global Conference, London, June 2015 
  • Mar 2015: Can Asian Universities become the Hub for International Students? Opportunities and Strategies for Maximizing the Potential. APAIE International Education Conference, Beijing, March 2015 
  • Nov 2014: Transnational Education – our common future? Developments, trends and stakeholder perspectives.  CBIE. The Diplomacy of Knowledge and Our Common Future. Canada, November 2014
  • Oct 2013: Association of Commonwealth Universities Centennial Conference.  Future Forward: Taking Charge of Change. UK, October 2013 
  • Aug 2013: Facilitating Good Regulatory Practices for Trade and Investment in Higher Education Services in the APEC Region.  Regional Policy Symposium.  Hosted by AusAID and APEC.  Malaysia, August 2013 
  • Jul 2013: Global Education Hubs: New Imaginings.  International Think Tank.  Hosted by The Cairns Institute and James Cook University.  Cairns, Australia, July 2013 
  • Mar 2013: TNE Policy Dialogue.  British Council and Greek Ministry of Higher Education.  Athens, Greece, March 2013

 

Panellist:

  • June 2015: TNE: Global Wellbeing or New Imperialism?  Going Global Conference, London, June 2015 
  • June 2015: Developing Successful Transnational Strategies. Going Global Conference, London, June 2015  
  • June 2014: NAPEI International Skills Conference. Producing World Class Skills for a Developed Nation, 2020 and Beyond. Kuala Lumpur, July 2014 
  • June 2014: IEAA-APAIE Symposium, Internationalisation of Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific.  Hong Kong, June 2014 
  • April 2014: Inclusion, Innovation and Impact.  Going Global Conference, Miami, April 2014 
  • Mar 2013: TNE Models and Examples, Global Education: Knowledge-Based Economies for 21st Century Nations. Going Global Conference, Dubai, March 2013 
  • Oct 2012: New Innovations and Models for Offshore Delivery, AIEA Conference International Education in the Asian Century, Melbourne, Oct 2012

 

Editorial Board:

  • Asian Education Studies
  • Higher Education Evaluation and Development Journal
  • Accountancy and Business Review – Institute of Accountancy Arusha

 

Peer Reviewer:

  • Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management
  • Journal of Educational Management
  • Researching Education Practice and Theory
  • Journal of Studies in Higher Education
  • Asia Pacific Education Review
  • Higher Education Evaluation and Development Journal

 

Reports:

  • Punjab Higher Education Strategic Roadmap.  Prepared for Punjab Higher Education Commission in association with British Council Pakistan 2017 (Hill, C. and Lawton, W.)
  • The Scale and Scope of UK Higher Education Transnational Education.  Report prepared for HE Global in association with British Council 2016 (Siora, G. Baig, H. Dickinson, P. Hooper, E. Brown, R. Hill, C. Healey, N.)
  • TNE partnerships between Thailand and the UK: A review and analysis of the potential for more bilateral engagement.  Report prepared for British Council Thailand. 2016 (Hill, C. and Lawton, W.)
  • How to engage in transnational education: A guidebook.  Prepared for Philippines Commission on Higher Education.  2015 (Hill, C.)
  • TNE Graduate Employment Study: Analysis of Graduate Employment Trends in Malaysia Phase 2: Student Perspectives. British Council Report, 2015 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Kee Cheok, L. Yin Ching, C. Hill)
  • Governments and TNE: Challenges and Opportunities in Asia.  A Report prepared for and published by OBHE. 2015 (Hill, C., Abbas Razvi, S.D)
  • TNE Graduate Employment Study: An Analysis of Graduate Employment Trends in Malaysia.  Phase 1: A Report prepared for British Council, 2014 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Kee Cheok, L. Yin Ching, C. Hill)
  • Transnational Education Policies and Practices: A Study of Selected Malaysian and United Kingdom Higher Education Institutions.  A Report Prepared for the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia 2011 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Hill, L. Yin Ching, C. Kee Cheok)

 

Education Intelligence Articles

  • Hill, C. Trying to Make a Difference: Online and blended higher education in Egypt.  OBHE, July 2017
  • Hill, C. Too Much or Too Little? Online Higher Education in Saudi Arabia.  OBHE, April 2017
  • Hill, C. Plagiarism: It’s all Greek to Some.  Inside Higher Ed, April 2017
  • Hill, C. Online Higher Education in the United Arab Emirates - An Observatory Analysis.  OBHE, March 2017
  • Hill, C. Knowledge creators or knowledge hijackers? Plagiarism in international Education.  OBHE, Jan 2017
  • Hill, C. TNE: A pathway to employability in the UAE.  OBHE, Dec 2016
  • Hill, C. Reflections on an International Branch Campus OBHE Series
    • Research and Knowledge Transfer.  Oct 2016
    • Home Campus: Perception and Integration.  Sept 2016
    • Host Nation: Accreditation and Regulation.  Aug 2016
    • Administration and Staffing Issues.  Jul 2016
    • Faculty: Establishment, Development and Evolution.  Jun 2016
    • Students: Same same but different.  May 2016

 

Media Articles:

  • Iraq Needs Academics to Rebuild Reputation of its University Sector.  The Conversation April 2014
  • OBHE Newsletter – May 2012: Modernising doctoral research supervision: Kurds leading the way

 

Keynote Speaker:

  • Oct 2017: Keynote Speaker Capitalising on ASEAN.  Internationalisation Strategies for CLMV Universities. Internationalisation of Universities – What is it good for? Vientiane, Laos, October 2017. Fully funded by EU SHARE
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference The Value of Study Abroad: Challenges and Opportunities.  Seoul, South Korea, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference.  Study Abroad: Challenges and Opportunities for China’s Top Universities  Beijing, China, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference Why Study Abroad? The Global University for the Global Student.  Tokyo, Japan, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Jul 2015: Keynote and Plenary speaker SEAMEO International Conference Quality in Higher Education: Global Perspectives and Best Practices. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, July 2015.  Participation funded by British Council. 
  • Jul 2015:  Keynote Speaker World Education Congress. The Future of International Education.  Mumbai, India, July 2015  
  • Mar 2015:  Keynote and Plenary speaker Taiwan International Conference Quality Assurance of Cross Border in Higher Education: Challenges and Opportunities. Taipei, Taiwan, March 2015. Participation funded by FJU. 
  • Jun 2013: Keynote speaker and Session Chair, Global Education Dialogues.  British Council: Transforming Higher Education in South Asia. Colombo, Sri Lanka, June 2013.  Participation funded by British Council. 
  • Aug 2012: Keynote speaker and Session Chair, Global Education Dialogues.  British Council Employability skills in SE Asia and the needs of the new economy.  Vietnam, August 2012 
  • July 2012: Keynote speaker, NAPEI International Skills Conference. Capacity Building in SE Asia – Innovative and Sustainable Projects: Transforming the Skills Workforce towards a Higher Income Economy.  KL, July 2012

 

Presentations:

  • Sept 2017 Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan.  Regional Cooperation and Harmonization ASEAN Countries and East Asia in Quality Assurance.  Taipei, Taiwan, September 2017.  Fully funded by HEEACT
  • Jan 2017: Industry and Employers.  Observatory on Borderless Higher Education International Partners Conference, London, January 2017.  Chair
  • Oct 2015: Private Higher Education: The answer to extending access? Global Access to Post-Secondary Education Conference, Malaysia, October 2015 
  • Jun 2015: Inter-regional Cooperation and Partnerships: Sustainability to Ensure Successful Regional Integration.  Going Global Conference, London, June 2015 
  • Mar 2015: Can Asian Universities become the Hub for International Students? Opportunities and Strategies for Maximizing the Potential. APAIE International Education Conference, Beijing, March 2015 
  • Nov 2014: Transnational Education – our common future? Developments, trends and stakeholder perspectives.  CBIE. The Diplomacy of Knowledge and Our Common Future. Canada, November 2014
  • Oct 2013: Association of Commonwealth Universities Centennial Conference.  Future Forward: Taking Charge of Change. UK, October 2013 
  • Aug 2013: Facilitating Good Regulatory Practices for Trade and Investment in Higher Education Services in the APEC Region.  Regional Policy Symposium.  Hosted by AusAID and APEC.  Malaysia, August 2013 
  • Jul 2013: Global Education Hubs: New Imaginings.  International Think Tank.  Hosted by The Cairns Institute and James Cook University.  Cairns, Australia, July 2013 
  • Mar 2013: TNE Policy Dialogue.  British Council and Greek Ministry of Higher Education.  Athens, Greece, March 2013

 

Panellist:

  • June 2015: TNE: Global Wellbeing or New Imperialism?  Going Global Conference, London, June 2015 
  • June 2015: Developing Successful Transnational Strategies. Going Global Conference, London, June 2015  
  • June 2014: NAPEI International Skills Conference. Producing World Class Skills for a Developed Nation, 2020 and Beyond. Kuala Lumpur, July 2014 
  • June 2014: IEAA-APAIE Symposium, Internationalisation of Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific.  Hong Kong, June 2014 
  • April 2014: Inclusion, Innovation and Impact.  Going Global Conference, Miami, April 2014 
  • Mar 2013: TNE Models and Examples, Global Education: Knowledge-Based Economies for 21st Century Nations. Going Global Conference, Dubai, March 2013 
  • Oct 2012: New Innovations and Models for Offshore Delivery, AIEA Conference International Education in the Asian Century, Melbourne, Oct 2012

 

Editorial Board:

  • Asian Education Studies
  • Higher Education Evaluation and Development Journal
  • Accountancy and Business Review – Institute of Accountancy Arusha

 

Peer Reviewer:

  • Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management
  • Journal of Educational Management
  • Researching Education Practice and Theory
  • Journal of Studies in Higher Education
  • Asia Pacific Education Review
  • Higher Education Evaluation and Development Journal

 

Reports:

  • Punjab Higher Education Strategic Roadmap.  Prepared for Punjab Higher Education Commission in association with British Council Pakistan 2017 (Hill, C. and Lawton, W.)
  • The Scale and Scope of UK Higher Education Transnational Education.  Report prepared for HE Global in association with British Council 2016 (Siora, G. Baig, H. Dickinson, P. Hooper, E. Brown, R. Hill, C. Healey, N.)
  • TNE partnerships between Thailand and the UK: A review and analysis of the potential for more bilateral engagement.  Report prepared for British Council Thailand. 2016 (Hill, C. and Lawton, W.)
  • How to engage in transnational education: A guidebook.  Prepared for Philippines Commission on Higher Education.  2015 (Hill, C.)
  • TNE Graduate Employment Study: Analysis of Graduate Employment Trends in Malaysia Phase 2: Student Perspectives. British Council Report, 2015 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Kee Cheok, L. Yin Ching, C. Hill)
  • Governments and TNE: Challenges and Opportunities in Asia.  A Report prepared for and published by OBHE. 2015 (Hill, C., Abbas Razvi, S.D)
  • TNE Graduate Employment Study: An Analysis of Graduate Employment Trends in Malaysia.  Phase 1: A Report prepared for British Council, 2014 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Kee Cheok, L. Yin Ching, C. Hill)
  • Transnational Education Policies and Practices: A Study of Selected Malaysian and United Kingdom Higher Education Institutions.  A Report Prepared for the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia 2011 (R.M. Fernandez-Chung, C. Hill, L. Yin Ching, C. Kee Cheok)

 

Education Intelligence Articles

  • Hill, C. Trying to Make a Difference: Online and blended higher education in Egypt.  OBHE, July 2017
  • Hill, C. Too Much or Too Little? Online Higher Education in Saudi Arabia.  OBHE, April 2017
  • Hill, C. Plagiarism: It’s all Greek to Some.  Inside Higher Ed, April 2017
  • Hill, C. Online Higher Education in the United Arab Emirates - An Observatory Analysis.  OBHE, March 2017
  • Hill, C. Knowledge creators or knowledge hijackers? Plagiarism in international Education.  OBHE, Jan 2017
  • Hill, C. TNE: A pathway to employability in the UAE.  OBHE, Dec 2016
  • Hill, C. Reflections on an International Branch Campus OBHE Series
    • Research and Knowledge Transfer.  Oct 2016
    • Home Campus: Perception and Integration.  Sept 2016
    • Host Nation: Accreditation and Regulation.  Aug 2016
    • Administration and Staffing Issues.  Jul 2016
    • Faculty: Establishment, Development and Evolution.  Jun 2016
    • Students: Same same but different.  May 2016

 

Media Articles:

  • Iraq Needs Academics to Rebuild Reputation of its University Sector.  The Conversation April 2014
  • OBHE Newsletter – May 2012: Modernising doctoral research supervision: Kurds leading the way

 

Keynote Speaker:

  • Oct 2017: Keynote Speaker Capitalising on ASEAN.  Internationalisation Strategies for CLMV Universities. Internationalisation of Universities – What is it good for? Vientiane, Laos, October 2017. Fully funded by EU SHARE
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference The Value of Study Abroad: Challenges and Opportunities.  Seoul, South Korea, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference.  Study Abroad: Challenges and Opportunities for China’s Top Universities  Beijing, China, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Nov 2015: Keynote Speaker Study Abroad Foundation International Association Conference Why Study Abroad? The Global University for the Global Student.  Tokyo, Japan, November 2015.  Fully funded by SAF 
  • Jul 2015: Keynote and Plenary speaker SEAMEO International Conference Quality in Higher Education: Global Perspectives and Best Practices. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, July 2015.  Participation funded by British Council. 
  • Jul 2015:  Keynote Speaker World Education Congress. The Future of International Education.  Mumbai, India, July 2015  
  • Mar 2015:  Keynote and Plenary speaker Taiwan International Conference Quality Assurance of Cross Border in Higher Education: Challenges and Opportunities. Taipei, Taiwan, March 2015. Participation funded by FJU. 
  • Jun 2013: Keynote speaker and Session Chair, Global Education Dialogues.  British Council: Transforming Higher Education in South Asia. Colombo, Sri Lanka, June 2013.  Participation funded by British Council. 
  • Aug 2012: Keynote speaker and Session Chair, Global Education Dialogues.  British Council Employability skills in SE Asia and the needs of the new economy.  Vietnam, August 2012 
  • July 2012: Keynote speaker, NAPEI International Skills Conference. Capacity Building in SE Asia – Innovative and Sustainable Projects: Transforming the Skills Workforce towards a Higher Income Economy.  KL, July 2012

 

Presentations:

  • Sept 2017 Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan.  Regional Cooperation and Harmonization ASEAN Countries and East Asia in Quality Assurance.  Taipei, Taiwan, September 2017.  Fully funded by HEEACT
  • Jan 2017: Industry and Employers.  Observatory on Borderless Higher Education International Partners Conference, London, January 2017.  Chair
  • Oct 2015: Private Higher Education: The answer to extending access? Global Access to Post-Secondary Education Conference, Malaysia, October 2015 
  • Jun 2015: Inter-regional Cooperation and Partnerships: Sustainability to Ensure Successful Regional Integration.  Going Global Conference, London, June 2015 
  • Mar 2015: Can Asian Universities become the Hub for International Students? Opportunities and Strategies for Maximizing the Potential. APAIE International Education Conference, Beijing, March 2015 
  • Nov 2014: Transnational Education – our common future? Developments, trends and stakeholder perspectives.  CBIE. The Diplomacy of Knowledge and Our Common Future. Canada, November 2014
  • Oct 2013: Association of Commonwealth Universities Centennial Conference.  Future Forward: Taking Charge of Change. UK, October 2013 
  • Aug 2013: Facilitating Good Regulatory Practices for Trade and Investment in Higher Education Services in the APEC Region.  Regional Policy Symposium.  Hosted by AusAID and APEC.  Malaysia, August 2013 
  • Jul 2013: Global Education Hubs: New Imaginings.  International Think Tank.  Hosted by The Cairns Institute and James Cook University.  Cairns, Australia, July 2013 
  • Mar 2013: TNE Policy Dialogue.  British Council and Greek Ministry of Higher Education.  Athens, Greece, March 2013

 

Panellist:

  • June 2015: TNE: Global Wellbeing or New Imperialism?  Going Global Conference, London, June 2015 
  • June 2015: Developing Successful Transnational Strategies. Going Global Conference, London, June 2015  
  • June 2014: NAPEI International Skills Conference. Producing World Class Skills for a Developed Nation, 2020 and Beyond. Kuala Lumpur, July 2014 
  • June 2014: IEAA-APAIE Symposium, Internationalisation of Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific.  Hong Kong, June 2014 
  • April 2014: Inclusion, Innovation and Impact.  Going Global Conference, Miami, April 2014 
  • Mar 2013: TNE Models and Examples, Global Education: Knowledge-Based Economies for 21st Century Nations. Going Global Conference, Dubai, March 2013 
  • Oct 2012: New Innovations and Models for Offshore Delivery, AIEA Conference International Education in the Asian Century, Melbourne, Oct 2012

 

Editorial Board:

  • Asian Education Studies
  • Higher Education Evaluation and Development Journal
  • Accountancy and Business Review – Institute of Accountancy Arusha

 

Peer Reviewer:

  • Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management
  • Journal of Educational Management
  • Researching Education Practice and Theory
  • Journal of Studies in Higher Education
  • Asia Pacific Education Review
  • Higher Education Evaluation and Development Journal
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