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Employment – Qualification – Innovation is a scientific centre and part of the Department of Sociology at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) in Vienna/Austria.

 
 

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Vielfältige Exzellenz Fallstudien exzellenter Universitäten; Diverse excellence. Case studies of excellent universities

This study looks at the use of the term excellence in higher education research, beginning with a brief overview of its use in this context over time. Case studies on different aspects of excellence from six universities (Arizona State University, University of Edinburgh, Aalto University, University of Copenhagen, University of Twente, Universität Duisburg-Essen)are then provided, and their applicability to the situation in Austria is discussed. Report German: Lorenz Lassnigg, Martin Unger, David Binder, Bianca Thaler, Berta Terzieva (2018)Vielfältige Exzellenz Fallstudien exzellenter Universitäten. IHS-Forschungsbericht (2.überarbeitete Auflage). Wien. Report English Lorenz Lassnigg, Martin Unger, David Binder, Bianca Thaler, Berta Terzieva (2018)Diverse excellence. Case studies of excellent universities. IHS research report (transl. Angela Dickinson). Vienna.

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