Academic networks in which we participate

International Studies and Research Group on Higher Education Policies -GIEPPES:


IUSUR is a member of the International Studies and Research Group on Policies and Processes of Higher Education - GIEPPES -, a research group coordinated by the University of Campinas – UNICAMPI, Brazil. This group is integrated by universities and researchers from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Portugal, Uruguay and Venezuela. GIEPPES is developing a Research Project on Internationalization of Higher Education in the participating countries.


National Group of Studies on Policies of Higher Education - GEPPES

At the national level, IUSUR has promoted the formation of a National Group, which will include the participation of the Latin American Center for Human Economics (CLAEH), the Elbio Fernández Teaching Training Institute (IFDEL) and the Center for Educational Policy Studies (CEPES) - of the University of the Republic -UDELAR- Centro Universitario Rivera.

CLACSO Working Group on Universities and Higher Education Policies



IUSUR researchers participated in the drafting of the WG proposal. This seeks to "develop and expand knowledge in new areas (in the scientific planes and global spaces) that implies the Politics of Universities and Higher Education."

It consists of 108 researchers working in institutions of higher education in 17 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, North America and Europe.

The WG includes both researchers who are world leaders in the field of Comparative Education and Higher Education Policy, as well as young researchers in master's and / or doctoral studies.

The WG is coordinated by Dante Castillo, Executive Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Program in Education (PIIE), Chile, and by António Teodoro, director of the Interdisciplinary Center for Education and Development Studies (CeiED-ULHT), Portugal, and the visiting professor At the PPGE Nove University (PPGE-UNINOVE), Brazil


Colloquium on University Management in the Americas -CIGU

IUSUR was one the institutions sponsoring the XVI University Management Colloquium – held on 23rd-26th, November 2016 – in Arequipa, Peru. The rector of IUSUR was one of the special guests participating at the CIGU Meeting of Universities and Institutions



Internationalization of Higher Education

Researchers from IUSUR are taking part in the research project on Internationalization of Higher Education, coordinated by the University of La Plata in the framework of the the Center -Núcleo- of Studies and Research on Higher Education of MERCOSUR


Regional Seminar on Higher Education in Comparative Perspective

Integrated by several institutions in Argentina and Brazil, IUSUR coordinates this network responsible for the Latin American Seminar on Higher Education - biennial frequency.


Comparative Education.

Researchers from IUSUR are members of the World Council, the Ibero-American Society and the Uruguayan Society of Comparative and International Education -SUECI


BIENALSUR - The network coordinated by the University of Tres de Febrero -UNTREF, Argentina, and integrated by several other university institutions, among them IUSUR, promotes regional integration in the field of the Arts, promoting an innovative model of Biennial.


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