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ACHEA 13th Annual Conference - Call for Papers

For Release Upon Receipt - Wednesday, February 5, 2014

ACHEA 13th Annual Conference

July 10 – 12, 2014 – Barbados

- Conference Theme -

Creating New Lens for Higher Education: The New Urgency

The Association of Caribbean Higher Education Administrators (ACHEA) invites papers from interested professionals covering areas relating to higher education administration. Papers may address any aspect of the discipline, and submissions are invited but not limited to the following topics:

Work Life Balance: Happiness in the workplace; Maintaining Productivity

Equity & Equality in Tertiary Education: Gender, Sustaining growth in Challenging Times: Funding Institutions, Supersession/succession: How fair is this?

Quality Assurance: A journey Not a Destination: The Role of the Higher Education Administrator in Quality Programming and Practices, Accreditation: An external Benchmark, Continuous Enhancement: An Internal Pulse

Accountability: A Catalyst for Continuous Change in Higher Education Administration; The Role of Administrators in a Changing Higher Education Landscape; Meeting the Needs of Students in a Diverse Higher Education Environment; Towards the Internationalization of Higher Education; Transforming Education Sub-systems: Lateral Structures – Vertical Engagements; The Role of Technology in Higher Education; Managing Safety, Health & Industrial Relations in Higher Education


Papers are invited from persons engaged in administration and/or academic leadership in Higher Education or closely related institutions or agencies.

Selection Process

Submissions will be reviewed by a panel consisting of members of the ACHEA Executive.

Submission details


Language:                  English

Length:                       5 to 8 pages (excluding works cited/bibliography)

Spacing:                     1.5 lines

Font:                            Times New Roman, 12 point

Margins:                     2.5

Word Citation style:  APA

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts and Final Papers

Abstract Submission Date:                                    March 7, 2014

Notification of Acceptance of Abstract:    March 30, 2014Final Paper Submission Date:                  May 31, 2014Submit Abstracts and Papers to:   


Selected papers will be published by ACHEA online at



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