The Yehuda Elkana Fellowship Endowment Fund was established to provide support for outstanding young scholars pursuing a doctoral degree with a specialization in higher education policy at CEU. The Fellowship fully sustains the students during their graduate work at CEU, including their research, allowing them to concentrate entirely upon their studies.
The Elkana Center supports the work of the PhD Fellows by organizing academic events, inviting guest speakers, providing additional opportunities for professional networking (conference attendance), offering help with academic publication process.
Call for Applications for Yehuda Elkana Doctoral Fellowship in Higher Education Policy (deadline 1 February 2022)
Yehuda Elkana Fellows:
Daniela Craciun Dissertation topic: Systematizing National Higher Education Internationalization Strategies: Reconceptualizing a Process
Simona Torotcoi Dissertation topic: From International Commitments to Institutional Reality – The Case of Higher Education Policy in Europe
Adrienn Nyircsak Dissertation topic: Reflexivity in European Higher Education Governance
Elizaveta Potapova Dissertation topic: Making Sense of Academic Freedom in Russia
Gunsyma Shaydorova Preliminary dissertation topic: Internationalization of Russian higher education: from periphery to core? Governmental initiatives and institutional practice
Maryna Lakhno Dissertation topic: Universities: Local Agents of Global Changes. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals as a Policy Framework for Higher Education
Omar Abozeid Preliminary dissertation topic: Agency-Structure Interplay in the Transition-to-Employment of Occupationally Transversal Higher Education Graduates