HESA

Higher Education Strategy Associates

Research and Publications

  • 2016 Budget Commentary
  • What We Ask of Parents: Unequal Expectations for Parental contributions to Early Childhood and Post-Secondary Education in Canada
  • Beyond Tenure: Faculty Employment Protection at Canadian Universities
  • 2015 Budget Commentary
  • Moving On? How Students Think About Choosing a Place to Live After Graduation

One Thought Blog

  • Free Tuition, Sea of Japan Edition

    To Tokyo, where the ruling Liberal Democrats are considering adopting a proposal from a small right-wing party (Nippon Ishin no Kai – roughly, Japan Restoration Party) to enshrine a constitutional right to free tuition.  This is not, it is safe … Read More

  • Electing the President

    In developed Anglophone countries, we basically take it for granted that Universities are run by Presidents (or occasionally Principals) who are not only responsible to a Board of Governors, but are also selected by them.  But this is not the only … Read More

  • Diversity in Canada Research Chairs

    One of the hot topics in Ottawa over the past couple of months is the issue of increasing diversity among researchers.   Top posts in academia are still disproportionately occupied by white dudes, and the federal minister of Science, Kirsty Duncan, … Read More