“Culture and Education: Social Transformations and Multicultural Communication”. RC04 Sociology of Education International Sociological Association (ISA)
RC04 Sociology of Education ISA, European University of Cyprus (Cyprus), Institute of Sociology FRSC RAS (Russia), Russian Society of Sociologists (RSS), Faculty of Philology of Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia), Moscow State Linguistic University (Russia)
Aim of the Conference:
The conference is aimed at facilitating discussions, sharing research and building connections between Russian and foreign researchers. The organizers encourage a multidisciplinary approach to the Conference topics.
- Piotr Sztompka – Prof. Dr. Hab., Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland; Prof. Emeritus, Polish Academy of Sciences, Member Ordinarius. Theme: Contemporary University: Between the Academic and Corporate Culture.
- Marios Vryonides ‑ Co-organizer of Conference in Moscow and President of RC04 Sociology of education, International Sociological Association, Prof. European University Cyprus, Cyprus. Theme: Unintended consequences from the mass participation in higher education: A Global sociological perspective.
- Miguel Nussbaum – Prof., Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Editor-in-Chief of the Computers and Education journal. Theme: Higher Order Thinking Skills and Culture.
Roundtable Thematic trends in research publications and the ethical policy of scientific journals
The conference will feature a round table with the chief editors of international scientific journals (Q1) indexed in the international citation databases Scopus and Web of Science:
Susan L. Robertson – Prof., Cambridge University, UK, Editor-in-Chief of the Globalisation, Societies and Education journal
Chiang Tien-Hui ‑ Distinguished Prof., Zhengzhou University, China, Editorial Board of Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education, International Journal of Educational Research , Senior Editor of the journal Cogent Education
Elsa Huertas Barros ‑Lecturer, University of Westminster, UK, Editorial Board of the journal Interpreter and Translator Trainer
Miguel Nussbaum – Prof., Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Editor-in-Chief of the Computers and Education journal
Krystyna Szafraniec - full Professor associated with the Institute of Sociology at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland. Author, co-author and the principal investigator in many research projects (national and international) devoted to these issues. Author of books about social changes, about young generation. The member of Polish Sociological Association (PSA), European Sociological Association (ESA), the Civic Institute in Warsaw, multiple expert of the Sociological Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences and (in 2009-2011) of the Polish government.
Theme: Dynamic and semi-dynamic procedures in sociological studies. Theory and practice in studying social changes phenomenon