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Asserting the Nation

Asserting the Nation:
Comparative studies on the rise of
neo-nationalism in higher education

About the project

The project explores how neo-nationalism has affected national and European higher education policy. The project centers on universities and compares how neo-nationalism has affected higher education policy in Poland, France, UK and Denmark. It also examines recent actions taken by the EU to counter neo-nationalist trends in Europe. 

Funding & Partners

DFF Sapere Aude Forskningsleder: Asserting the Nation: Comparative studies on the rise of neo-nationalism in higher education. The case of continental EuropeDFF Inge Lehmann: Asserting the Nation: Comparative studies on the rise of neo-nationalism in higher education. The case of United Kingdom and Brexit
Project period: 1.7.2021 - 31.12.2024.      Project period: 1.7.2021 - 31.12.2024.     

International partners:

  • Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Professor, Teachers College Columbia University, New York, US
  • Dorota Dakowska, Professor, Sciences Po Aix, France
  • Marek Kwiek, Professor, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland 

International partners:

  • Susan Robertson, Professor, University of Cambridge, UK
  Funded by the Independent Research Fund Denmark      Funded by the Independent Research Fund Denmark    

Calendar

Fri 29 Oct
13:00-15:00 | Online: Zoom Meeting
Webinar 1. (Neo-)nationalism, anti-liberal ideas and a conflicting EU
Policy Futures International Webinar Series: Project launch.
Wed 10 Nov
13:00-16:00 | Online: Zoom Meeting
Webinar 2: Neo-nationalism and universities in a geopolitical perspective
Policy Futures International Webinar Series. Project Launch