Global Education Research Speaker Series

The Global Education Research Speaker Series is an annual feature in which we host distinguished scholars, community members, activists, and leaders to share their ideas about compelling issues of international and global interest. Please join us for one of these remarkable events. Please contact Dr. Melody Viczko for more information (

We are pleased to host the following speakers through our Global Education Research Speaker Series at the Faculty of Education.

Fall Term 2017

Dr. Ricardo Scucuglia - Sao Paulo State University Brazil

Becoming a professor in Brazil: A conversation with graduate students

October 17, 2017, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm,
FEB 1044

Dr. Ali A. Abdi - University of British Columbia

The location of the public intellectual in global higher education

November 13, 2017, 3:00 to 4:30 pm,
FEB 1010