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Gustavo Fischman

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Biography

Gustavo E. Fischman is Professor in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Arizona State University. He obtained his Ph.D. in social sciences and comparative education at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1997.  His areas of specialization are Comparative Education, Higher Education Policy Studies, and Gender Studies in Education. His doctoral dissertation won the 1998 Gail P. Kelly Outstanding Dissertation of the Year Award of the Comparative and International Education Society. In 2005 he was selected as Research Fellow for the annual Program of Research of the Institute of Advanced Studies Lancaster University. In 2008 he was a Visiting Fellow in the Mundusfor Masters (Erasmus Mundus Program, European Union) and in 2009 he obtained a New Century Scholar Award from the William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. He actively collaborates on projects in the USA, Brazil, Argentina, Spain, Portugal and Mexico. His books include “Imagining Teachers: Rethinking Teacher Education and Gender” and “Education, Crisis and Hope: Tension and Change in Latin-America” and numerous articles on education policies, higher education education, and gender issues in education. He is the lead editor of Educational Policy Analysis Archives and co-editor of Education Review/Reseñas Educativas,

Research Interests

 

Gustavo E. Fischman  currently leading two research projects aiming at improving the mobilization and transfer of research based knowledge from academic centers to communities of practitioners and the understanding of the quality, impact and reach of open access publishing in scholarly communication. 

Publications
  • Fischman, Gustavo E. Dos professores super-heróis aos intelectuais comprometidos: limitações e possibilidades das narrativas redentoras em Educação. Revista Educação on-line da Pós-Graduação PUC-RJ (2009).
  • Stromquist, Nelly. and Fischman Gustavo E. From denouncing gender inequities to undoing gender in education: Practices and programmes toward change in the social relations of gender. International Review of Education (2009).
  • Fischman, G. E. & Haas, E. Critical Pedagogy and Hope in the context of Neoliberal Globalization. Handbook on Social Justice in Education (2009).
  • Fischman, G. E. Introduction: Contesting Neoliberal Education. Contesting Neoliberal Education: Public Resistance and Collective Advance (2009).
  • Fischman, G. E. Un/Taming Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed. International Handbook of Critical Education (2009).
  • Fischman, G. E. Universidades Públicas: Crisis y Desafíos. UNILA. Consulta Internacional (2009).
  • Fischman, G. E. & Ramírez Romero, J.L. E-Hopes and Public Education in Latin America. ICT for Education, Development, and Social Justice (2009).
  • Fischman, G. E. & Haas, E. Marco conceptual para la educación superior: prototipos y categorías conceptuales para universidades en diarios influyentes de los Estados Unidos. Discursos y educación: Herramientas para un análisis crítico de los discursos educativos (2009).
  • Alperin, Juan P., Fischman, G. E., Willinsky, J,. Open Access and Scholarly Publishing in Latin America: Ten flavours and a few reflections. Liinc em Revista (2008).
  • Fischman, G. E. & Ramírez Romero, J. L. Tecno-esperanzas y educación pública en América Latina. Profesorado: Revista de currículum y formación del profesorado (2008).
  • Fischman, Gustavo E. Las Universidades Públicas en el Siglo XXI. Grandes expectativas, algunas promesas y muchas incertidumbres. Universitas Humanística (2008).
  • Fischman, G. E. Docencia, globalización y esperanza: más allá del discurso de la redención. Políticas educativas y trabajo docente en América Latina (2008).
  • Fischman, G. E. Entre segundas madres y trabajadoras "ajustadas": Cambios, ambivalencias y yuxtaposiciones en las representaciones sociales acerca de las maestras en la Argentina". Actores y procesos de la calidad e innovación educativas, (2008).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique. Introdução: Educação e Poder. Educação e PoderAbordagens Críticas e Pós-Estruturais (2008).
  • . . Review of: Education, Globalization, and the State in the Age of Terrorism (2007).
  • . . Review of: The University, State, and Market: The Political Economy of Globalization in the Americas, (2007).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique. Aprendiendo a sonreír, aprendiendo a ser normal: Reflexiones acerca del uso de fotos escolares como analizadores en la investigación educativa. Educar la mirada. Políticas y pedagogías de la imagen (2007).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique. Gibt es noch Platz für Hoffnung? Schulen und Handelsgeist in den USA. Vom Umgang mit Differenz. Globalisierung und Regionalisierung im interkulturellen Diskurs (2007).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique,Gandin, Luis A. . Escola Cidadã and Critical Discourses of Educational Hope” in McLaren, P. & Kincheloe, J. Critical Pedagogy: Where Are We Now? 209-223 (2007).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Persistence and ruptures: The feminization of teaching and teacher education in Argentina. Gender and Education (2006).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Second-Mothers, Donkeys and Super-Teachers: The poverty of the educational imaginary about schooling in Argentina". Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy (2006).
  • . . Handbook on Social Justice in Education (2006).
  • . . Latinoamericana. Enciclopedia Contemporanea de Aéerica Latina e do Caribe (2006).
  • Gandin, L A (Author) ,Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) . Participatory Democratic Education: Is the Utopia possible? Porto Alegre's Citizen School Project. Urban Education: An Encyclopedia (2006).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Imágenes de la docencia: neoliberalismo, formación docente y género. Revista Electrónica de Investigación Educativa (2005).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Pedagogical Images in Teacher Education. Education and Society (2005).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Schulen und Kommerzialisierung in den USA. Si : So Zenturm/Peripherie (2005).
  • Gustavo Fischman, P McLaren. Rethinking Critical Pedagogy and The Gramscian Legacy: From Organic to Committed Intellectuals. Cultural Studies - Critical Methodologies (2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique, McLaren, P, Sünker, H, Lanksher, C. Critical Theories, Radical Pedagogies and Global Conflicts. (2005).
  • . . Critical Theories, Radical Pedagogies and Global Conflicts (2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) ,McLaren, P (Author) . Is There Any Space for Hope? Teacher Education and Social Justice in the Age Globalization and Terror. Critical Theories, Radical Pedagogies and Global Conflicts (2005).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Ni Publica, ni Privada ¡Comercializada! Las nuevas configuraciones educativas en los Estados Unidos. Campus Milenio Año (2004).
  • Gustavo Fischman, N Stromquist. Globalización y su impacto en las Universidades de los Paises del Tercer Mundo. Revista Mexicana de Educación 2001 (2004).
  • . . Review of: Distant Alliances (2004).
  • . . Review of: Social cartography: Mapping ways of seeing social and educational change" Visual Communication (2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) . Professor@S, Globalização E Esperança: Para Além Do Discurso Da Redenção. Educaçao e Trabalho (2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) . Reflexões sobre Imagens, Cultura Visual e Pesquisa Educacional. Educaçao e Imagens (2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) ,Cruder, Gabriela (Author) . The Use of Images in Comparative Education Research. Re-Imagining Comparative Education (2004).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Another World is Possible, Another Scholarship is Possible. Latino Studies (2003).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Cultura visual y educación. Reflexiones sobre la utilización de imágenes en la investigación educativa. Posgrado (2003).
  • Gustavo Fischman. No Solo para Mujeres: Género y Educación. Visión (2003).
  • Gustavo Fischman, Gabriela Cruder. Fotografias escolares como eventos na pesquisa em educação. Educação & Realidade (2003).
  • Ball, S, Fischman, Gustavo Enrique, Gvirtz, S. Education, Crisis and Hope: Tension and Change in Latin-America. (2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) ,Ball, S (Author) ,Gvirtz, S (Author) . Towards a Neo-liberal education? Tension and change in Latin-America. Education, Crisis and Hope: Tension and change in Latin-America (2003).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Intelectuais, Burros, Ou Superprofessores? Os Educadores Populares Em Tempos De Ajuste Estrutural. Currículo Sem Fronteiras (2002).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Why they don't learn English: Interview to Lucy Tse. Multicultural Education (2002).
  • Gustavo Fischman, L Gandin, S Corazza. Contemporary Brazilian Educational Thought: Revisiting and Looking Beyond Freire's Legacy. Taboo (2002).
  • . . Review of: Children's Work, Schooling, and Welfare in Latin America (2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) . Introduction. Feminização do Magistério: vestígios do passado que marcam o presente. Paulista -São Paulo (2002).
  • McLaren, P (Author) ,Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) ,Serra (Author) ,Silvia (Author) ,Antelo (Author) . Dialogue with the Dead: Antonio Gramsci and Critical Citizenship. Gramsci and Education (2002).
  • . Contemporary Brazilian Educational Thought: Revisiting and Looking Beyond Freire's Legacy. (2002).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Globalization, Consumers, Citizens and the 'Private School Advantage' in Argentina (1985-1999). Educational Policy Analysis Archives (2001).
  • Gustavo Fischman. Teachers, Globalization and Hope: Beyond the Narrative of Redemption. Comparative Education Review (2001).
  • Gustavo Fischman. The Use of Images in Educational Research. Educational Researcher (2001).
  • Gustavo Fischman, S Gvirtz. An Overview of Educational Policies in the Countries of Latin America during the 1990s. Journal of Education Policy (2001).
  • . . Review of: Men Engaging Feminisms: Pro-feminism, Backlashes and Schooling (2001).
  • . . Memoria Electrónica del Primer Congreso Internacional sobre los Procesos de Feminización del Magisterio (2001).
  • Pruyn, Marc (Author) ,Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) . De Nosotros Sale Nada: The Construction of Power Relations in one Critically-Informed Adult Spanish Literacy Classroom. Multi/intercultural Conversations: A Reader (2001).
  • . Educational Policies in the Countries of Latin America during the 1990s. (2001).
  • Gustavo Fischman, P McLaren. Ensino e Democracia. A PaixÃ¥o de Aprender (2000).
  • Gustavo Fischman, P McLaren. Schooling for Democracy: Toward a Critical Utopianism. Contemporary Sociology (2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique. Imagining Teachers: Rethinking Teacher Education and Gender. (2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo Enrique (Author) ,Stromquist, N (Author) . Globalization and Higher Education in Developing Countries. Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Research (2000).
Research Activity
  • Fischman,Gustavo Enrique*, Zuiker,Steven J. For Whom and To What End is Educational Research Ultimately Directed An Analysis of Knowledge Mobilization Strategies Developed (ASUF 30006172). ASU FDN(9/1/2014 - 1/31/2016).
  • Fischman,Gustavo Enrique*. Expanding and Improving Digital Scholarly Publishing Initiatives in Brazil, Fullbright New Century Scholars Proposal. CNCL INTERNAT'L EXCHNG SCHLRS(4/1/2009 - 6/1/2010).
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
DCI 494Special Topics
EDP 591Seminar
DSC 598Special Topics
DCI 598Special Topics
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
EPA 590Reading and Conference
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EPA 590Reading and Conference
EDP 591Seminar
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
EPA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
EPA 691Seminar
EPA 784Internship
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
EPA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
EDP 591Seminar
DCI 599Thesis
EPA 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
DCI 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EPA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Presentations
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, E. Higher Education and Consent: The Political-Pedagogical Discourse of US Editorials and Opinions, 1980 - 2005. Association for the Study of Higher Education (Nov 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Seminar Coordinator. Contemporary Issues in Higher Education Universidad Iberoamericana (Nov 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Perspectives on the Internationalization of Universities. CIES Western Region & 3rd Biannual Community Colleges for International Education Conference (Oct 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Closing Plenary. CIES Western Region & 3rd Biannual Community Colleges for International Education Conference (Oct 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Education and the Knowledge Based Economy. Knowledge Based Economy International Conference (Aug 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, E. Higher Education and the Production of Knowledge: The Political-Pedagogical Discourse of US Editorials and Opinions, 1980 - 2005. Knowledge Based Economy International Conference (Aug 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. La Universidad Prometida Los discursos sobre la educación superior y las economías basadas en el conocimiento. Symposium Las cambiantes relaciones entre Europa e Iberoamérica en las sociedades de la información, el conocimiento y el aprendizaje" XXII Comparative Education Society in Europe, Granada, Spain (Jul 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Rethinking Hope & Education Reform. Symposium Education, Community, and Democracy Education Department and the Center for Justice, Tolerance, and Community. Merrill Culture Center, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA (Apr 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Education and the Tragedy of Culture. Philosophy of Education Conference (Apr 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Freirean School Reform and Communities. Colloquium of UCSC Education Department Colloquium University of California, Santa Cruz (Apr 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Grain of Sand. RACE-IVERA CoE-ASU (Apr 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Issues of Language and Literacy in International Perspective. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, San Fransciso, CA (Apr 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, E. Education & Consent: The Political-Pedagogical Discourse of Editorials and Opinions in the U.S., 1980 -2004. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Agency & Structure of Women's Education: Part I & II Reimagining the Comparative. CIES 50th Annual Conference, Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu, HI (Mar 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Going Comparative: The Challenges of Incorporating Comparative& Global Perspectives in State/Regional Universities. Reimagining the Comparative CIES 50th Annual Conference (Mar 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Esperanza, Ética e Educação Cidadã. Fórum Mundial de Educação Nova Iguaçu (FME-NI), Nova Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Mar 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Do We Still Need Organic Intellectuals & Popular Educators? Reflecting on the Gramscian and Freirean Legacies for Comparative Education. CIES 50th Annual Conference (Mar 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Border Crossings: Teaching about the Third World to First World Undergraduates. Beyond Dichotomies CIES 49th Annual Conference, Stanford University, Stanford, CA (Mar 2006).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Developing Educational Consent: Analyzing the Discourse about Higher Education in US Newspapers (1980-2004). Education Studies Research Group/Education Policy Research Seminar University of Northampton (Dec 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, E. Education & Consent: Critical Discourse Analysis and Higher Education. Institute for Advanced Studies Research Seminar, Lancaster University, Lancaster, England (Dec 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, E. Education & Consent in the KBE. Workshop on Critical Semiotic Analysis of the Knowledge-Based Economy Institute of Advanced Studies Annual Research Program on the Knowledge Based Economy, Lancaster University, Lancaster, England (Nov 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. La evaluación de la educación en América Latina: el olvido de los migrantes. Consejo Mexicano de Investigación Educativa, Hermosillo, Mexico (Oct 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. La Formación Docente Contemporanea: Crisis y Paradojas. Pensar la Educación Hoy: Crisis y paradojas, UNSAM, Buenos Aires (Jun 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Imágenes de la docencia: un estudio comparado de Argentina y Estados Unidos Seminario Internacional Educar la Mirada. Políticas y pedagogías de la imagen FLACSO/ARGENTINA - FUNDACIÓN OSDE, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Jun 2005).
  • Haas, E, Fischman, Gustavo. Developing "Educational Consent": Analyzing the Educational Discourse of Newspapers, Editorials and Opinions. First International Conference on Qualitative Inquiry University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (May 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Pedagogical Imaginaries in Teacher Education. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Montreal, Canada (Apr 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Reflecting on Paulo Freire's Legacy. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Montreal, Canada (Apr 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Riding the Tiger of Participatory Democratic Education: Lessons from Porto Alegre's Citizen School Project. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Montreal, Canada (Apr 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Impact of Accountability Policies on Educational Equity in Latin America. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Montreal, Canada (Apr 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, E. A Comparative Study of Newspapers' "Educational Discourse" in Argentina, Mexico, and the United States of America. Beyond Dichotomies CIES 49th Annual Conference, Stanford University, Stanford, CA (Mar 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Border Crossings: Teaching about the Third World to First World Undergraduates. Beyond Dichotomies CIES 49th Annual Conference (Mar 2005).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Educating Cities. Education and Responsibility for Democratic Citizenship: Lincoln Center Annual Ethics Conference Whose Children? Ethics, Education and Collective Responsibility, Tempe, Arizona (Nov 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Seminar Coordinator. Contemporary Issues in Higher Education Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa, Culiacan Mexico (Sep 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. O financiamento da e as políticas de globalização. III Fórum Mundial de Educação (3rd World Education Forum) , Porto Alegre,RS, Brazil (Jul 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Same Teachers, Different Bathrooms. Rethinking the Private School Advantage in Argentina. International Seminar on Private Participation in Public Sector Education ESRC funded series, Institute of Education, London University, London, England (Jul 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Educational Reforms in Latin America: In Search of Neoliberalism. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, San Diego, California (Apr 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Learning to Smile: Reflections on the Use of Visual Images in Comparative Educational Research. 49th Comparative and International Education Society, Salt Lake City, Utah (Mar 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Neoliberalism, Gender and Education in Latin America: Dichotomy or convergence between national educational ministries and international institutions?. 49th Comparative and International Education Society, Salt Lake City, Utah (Mar 2004).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Seminar Coordinator. Contemporary Issues in Higher Education at Universidad Kino, Hermosillo, Mexico (Dec 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Non-Formal Education in Low-Income Communities: Serving the Most Disenfranchised. CIES Western Regional Conference (Nov 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Crisis and Hope: Educational Reforms in Latin America. Consejo Mexicano de Investigación Educativa (COMIE), Gudalajara, Mexico (Nov 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Educational Reforms in Latin America. American Educational Studies Association Annual Meeting, Mexico City, Mexico (Oct 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Dilemmas of Popular Educators in Latin America: Between Donkeys and Superteachers. International Conference on Lifelong Citizenship Learning, Participatory Democracy and Social Change the Transformative Learning Centre (TLC) of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (Oct 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Identidades y Representaciones Sociales de Maestras. 51 Congreso Internacional De Americanistas Santiago, Chile (Jul 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Diosas, Brujas Super-mujeres: representando a las mujeres maestras. 51 Congreso Internacional De Americanistas Santiago, Chile (Jul 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Diversos Enfoques sobre la Educación Femenina en América Latina. VI Congreso Iberoamericano de Historia de la Educación Latinoamericana, San Luis Potosí, México (May 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Freire, Dewey and Social Justice. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Chicago, Illinois (Apr 2003).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Novos Desafios, Velhos Problemas. Seminario Perspectivas do direito a educaçåo de jovens e adultos: desafios ao novo momento político. UERJ-LPP-SEE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Dec 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Seminar Coordinator. Qualitative Methods in Educational Research at the Universidad of Sonora, Hermosillo, Mexico (Sep 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. a Pesquisa Educacional e o Uso das Imagenes. ANPED, Caxambu Brazil (Sep 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. As Reformas Educacionais na América Latina e sus Repercussoes sobre a Formaçåo Docente: As Reformas Educacionais na América Latina e os Trabalhadores Docentes. Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Sep 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Building on Critical and Feminist Ethnographies. SIG-Qualitative Research, Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, Louisiana (Apr 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Dramatising at the Borders: Analyzing Emancipatory Discourse Through Critical Ethnography. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Chicago, Illinois (Apr 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Managed Performances: Leadership, Pedagogy and the Staging of the Educational Spectacle Division A. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. A Gendered Accounting of AERA Journals. SAGE, Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Chicago, Illinois (Apr 2002).
  • Glass, Ronald, Fischman, Gustavo. Freirean Systemic Urban Reform: The Phoenix Project and Lessons From Brazil. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, Louisiana (Apr 2002).
  • Haas, Eric, Fischman, Gustavo. Lighting Up the News: An Analysis of News, Opinion and Advertisement Portrayals of EMO Edison Project (1991-2000). Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans, Louisiana (Apr 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Visual Culture and Comparative Education. 46th Comparative and International Education Society, Orlando, Florida (Mar 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Metodos de Enseñanza en las Lenguas Indigenas. CONECULTA, Chiapas, Mexico (Feb 2002).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Between Second Mothers and Flexible Workers: Conflictive Representations of Teachers in Argentina. Latin American Studies Association Conference (Sep 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Reforma do Estado e Educaçao na Argentina. International Meeting on Privatization of Education in Latin America, Laboratorio de Políticas Públicas Univesidade de Estado do Rio de Janeiro-CLACSO, Rio de Janeiro (May 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Foreign Affairs: The representation of Teachers in Foreign Films. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Seattle, Washington (Apr 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Language, National Formations, and Personal Identities. Reshaping the Americas: Narratives of Place (Apr 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, Eric. Printed media reporting about public education and corporate initiatives. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, Seattle, Washington (Apr 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, McLaren, Peter. Critical Pedagogy. Does it Have a Place for Gramsci’s Organic Intellectual. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Perspectives on Language Policies: International SIG. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, McLaren, Peter. Rethinking Critical Pedagogy and the Gramscian Intellectual: From Organic to Committed. Comparative and International Education Society. Washington. D.C (Mar 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Law and Marketing in Education. (Mar 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Haas, Eric. All that is fit to print? US newspapers reporting about corporate initiatives in education. Comparative and International Education Society. Washington. D.C (Mar 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. National Process of Feminization of Teaching. International Conference on the Feminization of Teaching (Feb 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. National Process of Feminization of Teaching. International Conference on the Feminization of Teaching, San Luis Potosí, Mexico (Feb 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Celluloid Curriculum. (Feb 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Cuerpos Dedicados y Vocaciones In-Corpóreas: Estudiantes de Magisterio y la Dedicación Docente en la Argentina y los Estados Unidos de Norte América. International Conference on the Feminization of Teaching, San Luis Potosí, Mexico (Feb 2001).
  • Fischman, Gustavo, Stromquist, N. Globalization influences on higher education in the Third World. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans (Apr 2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Imagining Teachers: A comparative study of pre-service teachers representation of gender and teaching. Annual Convention of the American Educational Research Association, New Orleans (Apr 2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Blind Spots of Comparative Educational Research. Comparative and International Education Society. San Antonio, TX (Mar 2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Alternatives in Gender Education. Comparative and International Education Society Conference (Mar 2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. Comparing Pedagogical Imaginations in Teacher Education. QUIG 2000 Conference on Qualitative Research in Education, Qualitative Interest Group, Athens, GA (Jan 2000).
  • Fischman, Gustavo. The Celluloid Curriculum. Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona (Jan 2000).
Service
  • American Educational Research Association, Reviewed Research Proposals (2006 - Present)
  • Comparative International Education Society (CIES), Elected to the Board of Directors (2006 - Present)
  • Journal of Education Policy, Reviewed Manuscript (2006 - Present)
  • Journal of Education Policy College of Reviewers, Member (2006 - Present)
  • Journal of Language Identity and Education, Reviewed Manuscript (2006 - Present)
  • Journal of Teacher Education, Reviewed Manuscript (2006 - Present)
  • Journal of Visual Sociology, Reviewed Manuscript (2006 - Present)
  • Mary Lou Fulton College of Education, ASU, CollegeLliaison for Latin American Initiatives (2006 - Present)
  • Philosophy of Education Society, Reviewed Research Proposals (2006 - Present)
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Reviewed Grant application (2006 - Present)
  • Youth & Society, Reviewed Manuscript (2006 - Present)
  • Advisory Board Revista de Educación de la Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Member (2005 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Editorial Board GRECO-Anthropos, Member (2005 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Editorial Board Series Educação & Curriculo Pretexto Livraria Editora, Member (2005 - Present)
  • Argentinean National Bureau of Science and Technology, Reviewed proposals (2005 - Present)
  • Equity & Excellence in Education, Reviewed Manuscripts (2005 - Present)
  • Journal Comparative Education Review, Reviewed Manuscripts (2005 - Present)
  • Journal Educational Philosophy and Theory, Reviewed Manuscripts (2005 - Present)
  • Mary Lou Fulton College of Education, ASU, Doctoral Program Coordinator/PhD Program (2005 - Present)
  • Policy Futures in Education, Reviewed Manuscripts (2005 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Critical Education Policy Studies (UK), Member (2004 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Editorial Board Educação & Realidade, Member (2004 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Education Policy Analysis Archives, Member (2004 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Revista del Consejo de Profesionales de Sociología, Member (2004 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Uni-Pluri/Versidad, Member (2004 - Present)
  • American Educational Research Association, Reviewed Research Proposals (2004 - Present)
  • International Dissertation Field Research Fellowship Program (IDRF) at the Social Science Research Council, Reviewed proposals (2004 - Present)
  • Social Research Council of New York, Reviewed Research Proposals (2004 - Present)
  • Teaching and Teacher Education, Reviewed Manuscripts (2004 - Present)
  • American Educational Research Association, Reviewer Division L (2003 - Present)
  • Comparative Education Review, Reviewed Manuscripts (2003 - Present)
  • Education Policy Analysis Archives (USA), Associate Editor (2003 - Present)
  • Educational Policy Research Unit (ASU), Fellow (2003 - Present)
  • Israel Science Foundation, Reviewed Grant Application (2003 - Present)
  • Lawrence Elrbaum Publishers, Reviewed Book Manuscript (2003 - Present)
  • Research Triangle Institute, Consultant (2003 - Present)
  • Revista Mexicana de Investigación Educativa, Reviewed Manuscripts (2003 - Present)
  • Revista del Consejo de Profesionales de Sociologia (Argentina), Reviewed manuscripts (2003 - Present)
  • Teachers College Record, Reviewed Manuscripts (2003 - Present)
  • Ethnicities, Reviewed Manuscripts (2002 - Present)
  • FLACSO, Consultant (2002 - Present)
  • Second International Conference about the Feminization of Teaching, Appointed to the International Steering Committee (2002 - Present)
  • University of Toronto-OISE, Reviewed Tenure Files (2002 - Present)
  • World Educational Forum, Appointed to the International Committee (2002 - Present)
  • Education Review/Reseñas Educativas (USA), Editor (2001 - Present)
  • Latin American Network for the Study of Teachers' Work (Red ESTRADO), Member (2001 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the International Journal of Education and the Arts (USA), Member (2000 - Present)
  • Advisory Board of the Journal of Educational Practice & Theory, Member (2000 - Present)
  • American Educational Research Association, Reviewer Division K (2000 - Present)
  • Journal of Research Science Teaching (USA), Associate editor (2000 - Present)
  • George Bereday Award Subcommittee for the Comparative International Education Society (CIES), Member (2004 - 2006)
  • Philosophy of Education Annual Meeting. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Appointed to the Program Committee (2006 - 2006)
  • Arizona Community Foundation, Consultant (external evaluator) (2004 - 2005)
  • Secretary of Education, Porto Alegre, Brazil, Consultant (external evaluator) (2004 - 2005)
  • Israel Science Foundation, Reviewed Grant Application (2005)
  • Congreso Internacional Politícas Educativas e Curriculares, Curriculo e Multiculturalismo, Mangualde, Portugal, Appointed to the Organizing Committee (2005 - 2005)
  • Reviewed Manuscripts (2004)
  • IX Jornadas Nacionales de Investigación Educativa y III Simposio Internacional sobre las relaciones entre la Teoría y la Metodología en la Investigación Educativa. Buenos Aires, Appointed to the Organizing Committee (2004 - 2004)
  • United Nations-CEPAL, Consultant (2001 - 2002)
  • Member (2001)
  • Division K American Educational Research Association, Reviewer (2000)