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Name Professor Roger Dale
Job title Professor
Department School of Education University of Bristol
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Qualifications BA(Leeds), PhD(Bristol)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Together with Susan Robertson I co-founded the journal Globalisation, Societies and Education, whose first volume was published in 2003.
Keywords globalisation
Europeanisation and the governance of education
education policy
critical policy methodology
international organizations
education systems
role of regional organisations
EU and education policy
Areas of expertise My research interests include; globalisation; Europeanisation and the governance of education; education policy; international organizations; critical policy methodology.

Previously I led (with Susan Robertson) a major research study into the responses to globalisation of four education systems--Alberta (Canada), New Zealand, Scotland and Singapore. One strand of investigation was the role of regional organisations (EU, NAFTA and APEC) in national responses to globalisation.

This led to a major interest in the EU and education policy, which is now the main focus of my work, complementing and extending qualitatively my earlier work on the state and education policy.