Associate Professor Maia Chankseliani

University of Oxford

Maia Chankseliani is Associate Professor of Comparative and International Education at the University of Oxford, UK. She works at the intersection of tertiary education and development. Her work as part of CGHE Project 9 included a seminal paper on international development higher education, as well as explorations of regional spaces in higher education and cross-border flows of funding for globally visible research in the Global South.

Her recent two books – What Happened to the Soviet University? (2022) and Building Research Capacity at Universities: Insights from Post-Soviet Countries (2022) – engage specifically with higher education in Eurasia. At Oxford, she leads Comparative and International Education Research Group and a flagship master’s course MSc in Comparative and International Education. Maia Chankseliani is Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Educational Research. Twitter: @MChankseliani