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Center for Higher Education
Liudvika Leišytė

The Professorship in the Media

Video Recordings

Invited Talk at Sciences Po Paris

17/11/2022 – Prof. Liudvika Leišytė's talk 'The promise and the 'dark side' of platform capitalism in higher education: the use of platforms in university performance management systems' at the Sciences Po seminar 'Enseignement supérieur et recherche'.

Educational Forum of the Lithuanian Ministry of Education, Science and Sports

30/06/2022 – Prof. Liudvika Leišytė's keynote speech at the Educational Forum of the Lithuanian Ministry of Education, Science and Sports and the Lithuanian Educational Research Association on the topic 'Science and studies in Lithuania in the European context – are we moving towards Humboldt?'.

Meeting of the Committee on Education and Science of the Lithuanian Parliament

02/06/2021 – At the meeting of the Committee on Education and Science of the Lithuanian Parliament, Prof. Liudvika Leišytė, as Chair of the Futura Scientia Association, comments on the amendment of the Lithuanian Law on Higher Education. In her contribution, Prof. Leišytė addresses the planned changes of the governance of science in Lithuania [start at: 01:41:11].

Online Panel Discussion at Harvard University

03/11/2021 – Prof. Liudvika Leišytė participates in the webinar 'The Academic Profession in the Knowledge-Based Societies' of the Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard University.

Online Discussion Panel of the University of Pittsburgh

17/09/2015 – Prof. Liudvika Leišytė participates in the University of Pittsburgh's European Studies Center's monthly virtual roundtables series. Theme of the session: Back to School at What Cost? Comparing Higher Education Models in the US and Europe.

Popular Media

LRT Interview

24/02/2021 – In an interview with the Lithuanian public broadcaster, Lithuanian Radio and Television (LRT), Prof. Liudvika Leišytė talks about the key findings of her co-authored article  on academics' external engagement in hard sciences in four European countries. This article was published based on the 20 country international comparative study of Academic Profession in Knowledge Societies (APIKS).
She describes the challenges of conducting the study , the main findings especially pertaining to Lithuanian hard sciences and offers a set of recommendations for policy makers.

LRT Interview

10/08/2020 – In an interview with the Lithuanian public broadcaster, Lithuanian Radio and Television (LRT), Prof. Liudvika Leišytė gives a first estimation of the impact of the Corona pandemic on higher education.

mundo Article

12/2018 – Article on Prof. Liudvika Leišytė and her research area in "mundo" – the science magazine of TU Dortmund University.