Riyad Shahjahan

Riyad  Shahjahan
  • Assistant Professor
  • CLS Core Faculty
  • Department of Educational Administration
  • College of Education

Biography

Riyad A. Shahjahan is an associate professor of Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education (HALE) at Michigan State University. He is also a core faculty member of Muslim Studies, Chicano/Latino Studies and Center for Advanced Study of International Development. His areas of research interests are in globalization of higher education policy, temporality and embodiment in higher education, cultural studies in higher education and de/anti/postcolonial theory. He has been conducting both empirical and theoretical work, focusing on a) the role of transnational actors/processes (international organizations, global rankings, media) in globalizing higher education policy; and b) rethinking the traditional objects of study/practice in higher education (e.g. temporality, pedagogy, and/or globalization) from global and non- western critical indigenous perspectives.

 


Links

http://education.msu.edu/search/Formview.aspx?email=shahja95@msu.edu

http://education.msu.edu/faculty/shahjahan/Shahjahan-Riyad-CV.pdf