The future of universities is closely tied to the ongoing social and digital transformation processes. To gain insights into what higher education might look like in the future, it is important to analyze the changes taking place. This anthology offers a comprehensive overview of the social and digital transformation in Austrian higher education, featuring contributions from experts in the field.
The contributions address the impact of the digital transformation on universities, including the changing role of universities in society, new demands on teaching, research and administration, and opportunities arising from new digital technologies.
Inter-university collaboration is seen as an essential factor in successful transformation, with openness as a necessary attitude for sharing practical experiences and solutions.
The anthology aims to highlight new forms of virtual collaboration and success factors for digital transformation in universities, showcasing examples of successful transformation processes. By exploring these themes, the anthology provides a valuable resource for anyone interested in the future of higher education.