New book chapter on early career academics in Germany

Barbara M. Kehm (2015). Entering Academia: Realities for New Faculty in German Higher Education. In: Yudkevich, M., Altbach, P.G., Rumbley, L. (Eds.). Young Faculty in the Twenty-First Century. International Perspectives. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 111-139. Apart from two introductory chapters explaining the structure and logic of the publication and providing an […]

Barbara Kehm

Barbara M. Kehm is co-editor of and contributor to a book that was featured in the Times Higher Education No. 2,186 from 15 January 2015. Reference to the book: Tatiana Fumasoli, Gaele Goastellec, Barbara M. Kehm (Eds.) (2015). Academic Work and Careers in Europe: Trends, Challenges, Perspectives. Dordrecht: Springer. Feature article in THE by Holly […]

Music building better societies

Oscar Odena explores the use of music education as a tool for social inclusion. The power of music to affect human beings is well documented in the literature. Marketing and psychotherapy scholars have shown how music is used to alter the consumer’s mood (Brown & Volgsten, 2006) and to develop communication skills with children on […]