Christopher Ziguras, RMIT University
Associate Professor of International Studies
RMIT UniversityChristopher Ziguras is Associate Professor in the School of Global Studies, Social Science and Planning and Program Director, BA International Studies at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia. His research explores various aspects of the political economy of international education, and he has written widely on the growth and the cross-border delivery of tertiary education, international education policy, and the impact of trade agreements on education services. His books include: The International Publishing Services Market co-edited with Bill Cope (Common Ground 2002); Self-Care: Embodiment, Personal Autonomy and the Shaping of Health Consciousness (Routledge 2004); and Transnational Education: Current Issues and Future Trends in Offshore Higher Education with Grant McBurnie (Routledge 2007). Previous appointments include: Research Fellow at the Monash Centre for Research in International Education (1999–2001); Deputy Director of the Globalism Research Centre, RMIT (2002–04); Acting Head of the School of International and Community Studies, RMIT (2004–05); and Director of Research in the School of Global Studies, Social Science and Planning, RMIT (2007–08).