Ed Res Seminar Series - Dynamics of international research collaboration in higher education: South-South and South-North collaborations

Wednesday 15 November 2023, 12:30pm to 2:00pm


Online (Zoom)

Open to

All Lancaster University (non-partner) students, Alumni, Applicants, External Organisations, Families and young people, Postgraduates, Prospective International Students, Prospective Postgraduate Students, Prospective Undergraduate Students, Public, Staff, Undergraduates


Free to attend - registration required

Registration Info

To register to watch the seminar via Zoom, please email Dee Daglish for the link and password, which will be sent to you before the seminar.

There will be a chance to ask questions at the end of the seminar presentation via Zoom

Here is a link where participants can test their device prior to a Zoom meeting.

Event Details

Global research is diversifying and becoming more connected than ever.

International research collaborations are increasing not only in the established Global North but also in other parts of the world. In fact, data shows that the significant increase in global research and collaborations is driven by contributions from the Global South/East. However, there are additional challenges for Global South/East researchers when contributing to global research through international publications. This seminar examines the power dynamics and inequalities in South-South and South-North collaborations.


Lili Yang

University of Hong Kong

Lili Yang is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Education, the University of Hong Kong. She has strong interests in cross-cultural (especially Eastern-Western) comparison in higher education. More broadly, her research interests include higher education, comparative and international education, global science, and educational and political philosophy. Previously, Lili was a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Education, University of Oxford, where she also received her DPhil in Ed

Yusuf Oldac

Hong Kong Lingnan University

Yusuf Ikbal Oldac is an Assistant Professor based at Hong Kong Lingnan University. He is also a Core Centre Fellow at the Institute of Policy Studies of the same institution. His research focuses on international and comparative higher education in the context of globalisation.

Contact Details

Name Dee Daglish