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Dr Heike Behle - Conference presentations

Upcoming presentations

Behle, H. Key note: Employability as an outcome of tourism education beyond TEF. Theoretical conceptualisation and measurement. 6th-7th December 2018 at Leeds Beckett University 2018 Annual Conference Creativity & Transformation in Tourism Education.

Selected Recent Presentations


Behle, H. Learning Gain – espoused challenges and real problems. Learning Gain: An Agenda for Change. Thursday 27th September 2018


Behle, H. The early pathways of graduates working in non-graduate jobs. 18 and 19 September 2018. Forum Higher Education and the Labour Market. Joint workshop of the DZHW, the German Centre for Higher Education Research and the German Institute for Employment Research, IAB.

Behle, H. Workshop Engage – Annual Learning and Teaching Conference Anglia Ruskin University, 26 June 2018

Hughes, Ch. and H. Behle HEA Annual Conference 2018, Teaching in the spotlight : Learning from global communities 3-5 July 2018 at Aston Conference Centre.

Behle, H. Workshop. Employability Steering Group Meeting. Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge Campus, 17 July 2018

Behle, H. Workshop Warwick Education Conference 2018 15 May 2018 14:00 – 15:00 in Ramphal (R1.04).

Behle, H. and A. Wilson: Employability and Screening Devices ('working title') Policy-UK Forum - Speech Address - Teaching Excellence Framework - 13.03.18

Behle, H. Measuring employability gain in Higher Education. A case study using R2 Strengths Using data to increase learning gains and teaching excellence.
HEFCE open event 22/01/18, Open University, Milton Keynes.
My presentation can be found in this youtube film, starting at about 4:02


Behle, H. Student’s preparation for employment, SRHE Research Conference 2017 6 - 8 December 2017.

Wright, T. and Behle, H. Exploring Employability Gain: Findings from LEGACY, SRHE Research Conference 2017 6 - 8 December 2017.

Learning Gain: Critical Explorations, The Shard, London, Thursday 28th September 2017

Measuring Employability Gain, SRHE Network Meeting, 21 November 2017

Behle, H. Employability as a way to measure higher education students’ success. DZHW conference. Pathways into, through, and out of higher education, 11/12 September 2017, Hanover, Germany.

Behle, H. Measuring Students Improved Self-Efficacy, R2 Strengths meeting, 14 September 2017, University of Warwick.

Behle, H. Measuring students' learning and employability gain. Findings from the LEGACY project. HEA’s Annual Conference, 4-6 July 2017 at Manchester Conference Centre

Behle, H. Charing Inside Government’s forum ‘Increasing the Employment Prospects of UK Graduates' Wednesday 24th May 2017, Central London, 09:30 - 16:20:

Behle, H. Graduates in non-graduate jobs. Westminster Higher Education Forum Keynote Seminar: Graduates and the labour market - improving employability, addressing skills gaps and latest recruitment practices; Thursday, 30th March 2017

Behle, H. ‘Ways to Enhance Students’ Employability. LEGACY Seminar, 8th February 2017, Nottingham

Behle, H. Graduates Vs The Labour Market. Policy-UK's Making Every Graduate Employable: Identifying Skills Gaps, Collaboration with Industry and Reviewing Destination Data Collection, 24th January 2017, London

Behle, H. Lehrqualität messbar machen – das neue Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in Großbritannien. (Measuring the quality of teaching. The new Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) in the UK) 3.QM Netzwerktagung, 2/3 February 2017, University of Graz, Austria


Behle, H. The International Baccalaureate Career Programme (IBCP). Young Peoples' Career-Decision Making within This New Approach to Combine Academic and Vocational Education. ISA Forum of Sociology, 10-14 July, 2016, Wien, Austria

Behle, H. Mobile UK-Educated Graduates. Who stays, who goes; what do they do there; and what kind of barriers do they experience? 1st International Conference on Geographies of Migration And Mobility, 18. - 20. July, 2016, Loughborough

Behle, H. Reassessing the employment outcomes of higher education’ 24 May 2016 SRHE Network workshop.

Behle, H. The Role of Higher Education to Produce Employable Graduates, Higher Education - Industry Dialogue, 8.11.2016, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Behle, H. Measuring Employability: Importance and Methodologies, Higher Education - Industry Dialogue, 8.11.2016, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Behle, H. Counselling and academic orientation in university. The role of academic orientation and counselling in university students’ choices and prospects, 2.-5.11.16, Casablanca, Morocco

Behle, H. Measuring Learning Gain Symposium: Reassessing the employment outcomes of higher education, SRHE Annual Conference, 2016, Newport, Wales

Behle, H. Measuring Employability in Learning Gain Symposium, SRHE Annual Conference, 2016, Newport, Wales

Behle, H. Are non-graduate jobs stepping-stones into more qualification appropriate positions? SRHE Annual Conference, 2016 Newport, Wales


Behle, H. Who enters further study and who becomes employed? Following a cohort of UK-educated European Mobile Graduates. Transnational Academic Spaces, International Conference, Bielefeld University, 27 March 2015

Behle, H. The employability of UK-educated graduates in other European countries SRHE Network workshop. Developing the most employable global citizens: How can we encourage and celebrate outward mobility and working abroad? 13 November 2015

Behle, H. ‘Reassessing the employment outcomes of higher education’ symposium "Researching Higher Education: International perspectives on theory, policy and practice" SRHE Annual Conference, 2015

Behle, H. Mobility of Irish educated Ph.D. graduates. SRHE Annual Conference, 2015