Category Archives: Publications

La gouvernance universitaire : une expérience africaine

La gouvernance universitaire : une expérience africaine. Abdou Salam Sall. CODESRIA, Dakar, 2016, 216p., ISBN : 978-2-86978-722-3
A la lumière d’une expérience propre, cet ouvrage présente différentes problématiques de gouvernance universitaire en Afrique avec un accent spécifique sur les dynamiques en cours. Il permet de mieux comprendre les mutations aux niveaux des structures de gouvernance des établissements d’enseignement supérieur avec le nouveau management public et les périmètres de responsabilités des dirigeants...

Trails in Academic and Administrative Leadership in Kenya

Trails in Academic and Administrative Leadership in Kenya. Ratemo Waya Michieka. CODESRIA, Dakar, 2016, 320p., ISBN: 978-2-86978-642-4

Scholars, especially those interested in understanding how leadership has inhibited academic freedom and hindered effectiveness of institutions of higher learning have for long been engaged by the very important manner in which governance and leadership of higher education institutions in Africa is constituted and managed. The fact that there has been a...

Managing and Transforming an African University

Managing and Transforming an African University. John Pancras Mukasa Ssebuwufu. CODESRIA, Dakar, 2017, 808p., ISBN : 978-2-86978-716-2
Makerere is one of the oldest and most enduring African educational institutions. Initially established in 1922 as a technical school by the Department of Education under the British Protectorate Government, and converted to a university in 1970, it has survived many odds and emerged as a true centre of academic excellence whose impact extends...

The Status of Student Involvement in University Governance in Kenya: The Case of Public and Private Universities

The Status of Student Involvement in University Governance in Kenya: The Case of Public and Private Universities. Munyae M. Mulinge, Josephine N. Arasa & Violet Wawire. CODESRIA, Dakar, 2017, 252p., ISBN : 978-2-86978-714-8
This book examines the concept of the democratization of governance in universities in Kenya with particular emphasis on students involvement in governance processes and decision making. Data were collected from members of the student community utilizing a structured...

The National Council for Higher Education and the Growth of the University Sub-sector in Uganda, 2002–2012

The National Council for Higher Education and the Growth of the University Sub-sector in Uganda, 2002–2012. A.B.K. Kasozi. CODESRIA, Dakar, 2016, 376p., ISBN : 978-2-86978-711-7
The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) and the Growth of the University Sub-sector in Uganda, 2002-2012, narrates the experience of the Ugandan NCHE in the establishment, development and regulation of higher education institutions in Uganda from 2002 to 2012. In this period,...

Higher Education Leadership and Governance in the Development of the Creative and Cultural Industries in Kenya

Emily A. Akuno, Donald O. Ondieki, Peter L. Barasa, Simon P. Otieno, Charity M. Wamuyu & Maurice O. Amateshe. CODESRIA, Dakar, 244p., ISBN est 978-2-86978-7179-9

The role of higher education in establishing structures and procedures in society and industry is clearly articulated in scholarly discussions. The narrative has recently taken a new momentum in Kenya with acknowledgement of the creative industry, a eld that involves many youth,...