Engaging with higher education back home: Experiences of African academic diaspora in the US


  • Ayenachew Woldegiyorgis Center for International Higher Education, Boston College




Academic diaspora, African born faculty in the US, transnational engagement in higher education


The research examines the transnational engagement of African born academics in the US. It explores the various dimensions of their multiple and complex constituencies as immigrant academics on one hand, and as academic diaspora on the other.


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How to Cite

Woldegiyorgis, A. (2020). Engaging with higher education back home: Experiences of African academic diaspora in the US. Journal of Comparative & International Higher Education, 11(Winter), 206–208. https://doi.org/10.32674/jcihe.v11iWinter.1545



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