Faculty Directory

Hans De Wit

Emeritus Professor of the Practice; Distinguished Fellow (Center for International Higher Education)

Department

ELHE Educational Leadership & Higher Education

GLOBAL SPOTLIGHT
  • Senior Fellow International Association of Universities
  • Co-editor of two Handbooks on Internationalization of Higher Education, 2021 

Publications

Books 2019-2021

  • Heather Eggins, Anna Smolentseva, and Hans de Wit (Eds.). (2021, Forthcoming). The Next Decade: the Challenges to Higher Education. Rotterdam, Brill/Sense Publishers.
  • Darla Deardorf, Hans de Wit, Betty Leask and Harvy Charles (Eds.). (2021, Forthcoming). Handbook on International Higher Education, 2nd edition. Stylus.
  • Thondhlana Juliet, Garwe Evelyn C., Hans de Wit, Jocelyne Gacel-Avila, Futao Huang and Wondwosen Tamarat (Eds.). (2021). The Bloomsbury Handbook of the internationalization of higher education in the Global South. Bloomsbury, London/NewYork.
  • Maria Yudkevich, Philip G. Altbach, and Hans de Wit (Eds.). (2020). Trends and Issues in Doctoral Education: A Global Perspective. Studies in International Higher Education. New Delhi, Sage Publishers.
  • Philip G. Altbach, Edward Choi, Matthew Allen, and Hans de Wit (Eds.). (2020) The Global Phenomenon of Family-Owned or Managed Universities. Rotterdam, Brill Sense Publishers.
  • Lisa Unangst, Hakan Ergin, Tessa DeLaquil, Araz Khajarian and Hans de Wit. (2020). Refugees and Higher Education: Transnational Perspectives on Access, Equity, and Higher Education. Rotterdam, Brill/Sense Publishers
  • Kara A. Godwin and Hans de Wit. (2019). Intelligent Internationalization: The Shape of Things to Come. Rotterdam, Brill Sense Publishers.
  • Hans de Wit, Andrés Bernasconi, Visnja Car, Fiona Hunter, Michael James and Daniela Véliz. (2018). Catholic Universities, Catholic Identity and Internationalization. Rotterdam, Sense Publishers.
  • Hans de Wit, Laura Rumbley, Fiona Hunter, Edward Choi, and Lisa Unangst. (2018). Editors of the section Higher Education as a Global Reality. Springer. In J. C. Shin, P. Teixeira (eds.), Encyclopedia of International Higher Education Systems and Institutions Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht.
  • Philip Altbach, Liz Reisberg and Hans de Wit (Eds.). 2017. Responding to massification: differentiation in postsecondary education worldwide. Körber Foundation/Hamburg Transnational University Leadership Council, Bonn. Also published by Sense Publishers.
  • Georgiana Mihut, Philip Altbach and Hans de Wit. (Eds.). 2017. Understanding Global Higher Education: Insights from Key Global Publications. Rotterdam, Sense Publishers.
  • Georgiana Mihut, Philip Altbach and Hans de Wit (Eds.). 2017. Internationalization of Higher Education: Insights from Key Global Publications. Rotterdam, Sense Publishers.
  • Hans de Wit, Jocelyne Gacel-Avila, Elspeth Jones and Nico Jooste (Eds.). 2017. The Globalization of Internationalization: Emerging Voices and Perspectives. Internationalization in Higher Education Series, Routledge.
  • Elspeth Jones, Jos Beelen, Robert Coelen & Hans de Wit (Editors). 2016. Local and Global Internationalisation. Sense Publishers, Dordrecht. 
  • Hans de Wit, Fiona Hunter, Eva Egron-Polak and Laura Howard (Eds.). 2015. Internationalisation of Higher Education. A study for the European Parliament, Brussels.

Peer Reviewed Articles (2015-2021)

  • Lisa Unangst and Hans de Wit. (2020). Non-profit organizations, collaborations, and refugee student support in Canada and the United States: a comparative case study. Higher Education Policy.
  • Anette Wu, Betty Leask, Edward Choi, Lisa Unangst, Hans de Wit. 2020. Internationalization of Medical Education – a Scoping Review of the Current Status in the United States. Medical Science Educator, Springer (published online 5 Augustus 2020).
  • Adriana Pérez Encinas, Jesús Rodríguez Pomeda and Hans de Wit. Factors influencing student mobility: a comparative European study. Studies in Higher Education. (published online 17 February 2020)
  • Hans de Wit and Philip Altbach. Internationalization in Tertiary Education: Global trends and recommendations post Covid-19. Policy Reviews in Higher Education. (published online 16 September 2020)
  • Hans de Wit. (2020). Internationalization in Higher Education: a Western Paradigm or a global, intentional and inclusive concept. International Journal of African Higher Education.
  • Hans de Wit. (2020). The future of internationalization of higher education in challenging global contexts. ETD - Educação Temática Digital, UNICAMP, Brazil. Volume 22, no. 3.
  • Lisa Unangst and Hans de Wit. Non-profit organizations, collaborations, and refugee student support in Canada and the United States: a comparative case study. Higher Education Policy, 33 (2), 223-242, 2020.
  • Hans de Wit. (2020). Internationalization of Higher Education. Journal of International Students10(1), i-iv. https://doi.org/10.32674/jis.v10i1.1893
  • Hans de Wit. (2019). Internationalization in Higher Education: A critical review. Pp. 9-17. Special Issue: Internationalization of higher Education. SFU Educational Review, 12 (3).
  • Li, S. & de Wit, H. (2019): Forms of Doctoral Education Internationalisation in China: Challenges, Opportunities and Lessons Learned. Internationalisation of Higher Education, 4, 21–33. DUZ, Germany
  • Hans de Wit. (2019). Evolving Concepts, Trends, and Challenges in the Internationalization of Higher Education in the World. (In Russian) In Voprosy Obrazovania / Educational Studies (Moscow). Pp. 9-34. National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE), Moscow. 
  • Ayenachew A. Woldegiyorgis, Douglas Proctor and Hans de Wit. (2018) Internationalization of research: Key Considerations and Concerns. In Journal of Studies in International Education, pp. 161-176. Volume 22, Number 02, May 2018.
  • Maarja Beerkens, Jeroen Huisman, Manuel Souto-Otero, Hans de Wit. (2016). Differences in ERASMUS participation: Exploring the role of barriers and motivations in six countries.  Journal of Studies in International Education, May 2016 vol. 20 no. 2, pp. 184-204.
  • Philip Altbach and Hans de Wit. (2015). Internationalization and Global Tension: Lessons from History. Journal of Studies in International Education. February 2015; Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 4-10.
  • Raul Caruso and Hans de Wit. (2015). Determinants of Mobility of Students in Europe: a preliminary quantitative study. Journal of Studies in International Education, Volume 19, Number 03, July 2015, pp. 265-282.