Dr. Terri Kim (PhD London) is Professor in Comparative Higher Education at UEL, Honorary Senior Research Associate at the UCL Institute of Education, and a Principal Fellow of Higher Education Academy (PFHEA).
Previously she was a visiting scholar in International Relations at LSE; Brain Korea 21 Contract Professor at Seoul National University; visiting scholar at the Collège de France in Paris and Distinguished Visiting Scholar at Monash University in Melbourne.
She is a co-convenor of the SRHE Policy Network; and serving on the editorial board of four major international journals: Comparative Education; Intercultural Education; British Journal of Educational Studies (BJES); and Policy Reviews in Higher Education.
She has published one book and 45 articles internationally in the field of comparative higher education.
Her interdisciplinary comparative research interest is in the relations of territory, mobility, knowledge, identity, epistemic and social justice; empires, ethnonationalism, cosmopolitanism, coloniality, interculturality; equality, diversity and stratification, social history of universities, varieties of academic capitalism, state-university relations, university governance, the academic profession and leadership in HE.
Her long-standing research is on transnational academic mobility/migration, knowledge and identity capital.
She has co-led a Leadership Foundation for Higher Education (LFHE)-funded research project on “Tracking Impact of BME Leadership Development Programme” as a two-year longitudinal study (2017-18).