Forefront Forum: Professor Isidor Wallimann, Colgate University, USA
Publish Date：2011-12-07 Author：Wang Minjie
December 7, 2011, Prof. Isidor Wallimann, Colgate University in the United States, gave an academic lecture entitled "The Bologna, Reform in the European Higher Education: Basic for the Premises and the Critical Assessments". Executive Deputy Dean Professor He, Haiyan attended the academic exchange event, and presented commemorative gifts to Prof. Wallimann. Institute Teacher Yang, Chun-Mei, Tong, Xuguang and some graduate students listened attentively to the lecture.
Professor Isidor Wallimann holds an MA in economics and agriculture from Kansas State and a Ph.D. in Sociology from Syracuse University. He recently retired from his positions at the University of Applied Sciences Northwest Switzerland and from the University of Freiburg in Switzerland. He has published numerous books in English and German, such as ESTRANGEMENT: MARX’S CONCEPTION OF HUMAN NATURE AND THE DIVISION OF LABOR; GENOCIDE AND THE MODERN AGE (translated into Korean) and ON THE EDGE OF SCARCITY (translated into German). His forthcoming book is entitled ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY IS SOCIAL POLICY – SOCIAL POLICY IS ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY. As a visiting professor, he has been invited to universities in the United States, China, and Taiwan. He has lectured worldwide and served the Swiss National Science Foundation as an expert in social policy research programs.