International Advisory Councils: A New Aspect of Internationalization

  • Philip Altbach
  • Georgiana Mihut
  • Jamil Salmi
Keywords: International advisory councils, globalization, expert advice


International advisory councils—committees of external experts that help universities discuss performance and suggest future direction—are increasingly common. This article discusses how these councils are organized, their roles and functions, and the contributions that they make to universities.

Author Biographies

Philip Altbach

Philip G. Altbach is founding director and research professor at the Center for International Higher Education. 

Georgiana Mihut

Georgiana Mihut is a research assistant at CIHE. 

Jamil Salmi

Jamil Salmi is a global tertiary education expert.  

How to Cite
Altbach, P., Mihut, G., & Salmi, J. (2016). International Advisory Councils: A New Aspect of Internationalization. International Higher Education, (87), 14-15.
Aspects of Internationalization