Updated Selected References: Impact of International Education on Employability

This is an update of an earlier post on this topic.

In addition to these titles, I’d call attention to the work of Elspeth Jones of the UK at: http://www.idp.com/about-idp-education/research-database/quick-search.aspx

Akanmu, O. (2011, January 19). Graduate employment and employability challenges in Nigeria. Retrieved from http://olusfile.blogspot.com/2011/01/putting-nigerian-graduate-to-work.html.

Archer, W., & Davison, J. (2008).  Graduate employability: The views of employers. London: The Council for Industry and Higher Education.

Rretrieved from http://employability.ulster.ac.uk/ppts/Hermann%20CIHE.pdf

Arthur, N. (2004). Show off your international experience. The National Consultation on Career Development, Canada.

Retrieved from http://www.natcon.org/archive/natcon/papers/natcon_papers_2004_arthur.pdf.

Bikson, T. K., & Law, S. A. (1994). Global preparedness and human resources. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Institute on Education and Training.

Bremer, D. (2006, May/June). Global Workers. International Educator, pp. 40–45. Washington, DC, NAFSA: Association of International Educators.

Retrieved from http://www.nafsa.org/_/File/_/global_workers_inted_2006.pdf

CEW Careers Conference, January 2013: Global Competence: What, why and how? Retrieved from http://cew.wisc.edu/docs/C8%20CEW%20Conference%20January%202013-References.pdf

Chisty, K. K. S., Uddin, G. M., & Kumar, G. S. (2007). The business graduate employability in Bangladesh:  Dilemma and expected skills by corporate world. BRAC University Journal, 4(1), 1–8.

Continental AG. (2006). Final report of the global engineering excellence initiative. Hanover, Germany:

Retrieved from http://www.continentalcorporation.com/www/download/gee_com_en/themes/download/study_order_long_en.pdf

Crossman, J., & Clarke, M. (2009 August 12). International experience and graduate employability. Retrieved from http://www.springerlink.com/content/fqk1337344360215

Deardorff, D. K.  (Ed). (2009). The SAGE handbook of intercultural competence. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Dodyk, P., Richardson, A., & Wu, Michael (2012) Talent management at multinational firms in China. In The Lauder global business insight report 2012: Transformative times:

New opportunities for business in an era of upheaval (pp. 7–10). Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, The Lauder Institute.

Retrieved from http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/papers/download/012012_Lauder-Report-Transformative-Times.pdf

Gardner,P., Gross, L., Steglitz, I (2009). “Translating Study Abroad Experiences for Workplace Competencies.”  Peer Review, Americana Association of Colleges and Universities.  Retrieved from http://catcher.sandiego.edu/items/cee/Reading7.SA%20for%20Workplace%20Competency.pdf

Institute of International Education. (2009, October). The value of international education to U.S. business and industry leaders: Key findings from a survey of CEOs.

Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/en/Research-and-Publications/Publications-and-Reports/IIE-Bookstore/Value-of-International-Education

Jones, E (Winter 2012). Internationalization and Employability: Are We Missing a Trick? EAIE Forum 06 www.eaie.org/…/forum/forumForum…/Internationalisation%20of%20h.

Kaznowska, E., & Usher, A. (2011, January 6). Internationalization at Canadian universities:  Are students seeing the value? Toronto, Canada: Higher Education Strategy Associates.

Malerich, J. (2009).  The value of international internships in global workforce development. Tempe: Arizona State University.

Mangan, K. (2011, February 10).  Business schools worldwide fall short on globalization, report says. Chronicle of Higher Education, Washington, DC.

Retrieved from http://chronicle.com/article/Business-Schools-Worldwide/126320/

Matherly, C., & Nolting, W. (2007, March). Educational experience abroad: Preparation for a globalized workplace. National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Journal, 14–44.

Matherly, C., & Robinson, D. (2001, September 9). Get ready for the global workplace.  Retrieved from  http://public.wsj.com/careers/resources/documents/20000125-matherly.htm

Mattes, B. (August 7, 2008).  Higher education should link workforce development to economic needs.

Retrieved from http://archives.huntingtonnews.net/columns/080807-mattes-columnshighereducation.html

Middleton, D. (2011, April 12).  Schools set global track, for students and programs. Wall Street Journal Online.

Retrieved from http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703806304576244980620638072.html

Moloney, J., Sowter, B., & Potts, D. (2011) QS global employer survey report 2011: How employers value an international study experience.

Retrieved from http://content.qs.com/qs/qs-global-employer-survey-2011.pdf

NAFSA:  Association of International Educators. Resources: Global Workforce Development.

Retrieved from http://www.nafsa.org/Find_Resources/Supporting_Study_Abroad/Global_Workforce_Development/

Parey, M., & Waldinger, F. (2011, March 27). Studying abroad and international labour market mobility. Retrieved from  http://www.voxeu.org/index.php?q=node/6287

Peter D. Hart Research Associates, Inc. (2006, December 28). How should colleges prepare students to succeed in today’s global economy? Washington, DC.

Retrieved from http://www.aacu.org/leap/documents/Re8097abcombined.pdf

Peter D. Hart Research Associates, Inc. (2010, January 20). Raising the bar:  Employers’ views on college learning in the wake of the economic downturn. Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://www.aacu.org/press_room/press_releases/2010/employersurvey.cfm

Rediff India Abroad. (2008, May 16). Only 39.5% Indian graduates employable. Retrieved from http://www.rediff.com/money/2008/may/16job.htm

Salt, B. (2008, September).  The global skills convergence: Issues and ideas for the management of an international workforce. Geneva: KPMG International. Retrieved from http://www.areadevelopment.com/article_pdf/id86996_GlobalSkills2.pdf

Tillman, M., Nolting, C., Matherly, C., Donohue, D. (2013).Career Impact and Global Workforce Development (pp. 63-69) in Internships, Service Learning and Volunteering Abroad:

Successful Models and Best Practices, Washington, DC:  NAFSA: Association of International Educators.

Tillman, M. (2012). Employer Perspectives in International Education in The SAGE Handbook on International Higher Education. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Tillman, M. (2011).  AIFS student guide to study abroad and career development. Stamford, CT: American Institute for Foreign Study.

Retrieved from http://www.aifsabroad.com/advisors/pdf/Tillman_AIFS_Student_Guide_Career.pdf

Tillman, M. (2005, August). The right tool for the job. International Educator. Washington, DC: NAFSA: Association of International Educators.

Retrieved from http://www.nafsa.org/_/File/_/therighttool.pdf.

Wheeler, D. (2011, July 8). Global companies want universities to help scoop up student talent. Chronicle of Higher Education.

Retrieved from http://chronicle.com/blogs/worldwise/global-companies-want-universities-to-help-scoop-up-student-talent/28448

Williamson, W. (2011, June 23).  The quest for collaboration in study abroad. Chronicle of Higher Education. Retrieved from  http://chronicle.com/article/The-Quest-for-Collaboration-in/127981/


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