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December 10-12, 2021

Virtual Conference | Hosted by O.P. Jindal Global University, India

Higher Education for the Greater Good

Leadership and Institutional Resilience

नेतृत्व और लचीलापन Liderazgo y Resiliencia القيادة والمرونة Kepimpinan dan Ketahanan Лидерство и устойчивость

Society of Transnational Academic Researchers (STAR)

We are a member-supported grassroots organization building communities that support the advancement of international scholars working across borders.


We leverage the power of transnational connections to support the upward academic mobility of new generations of international scholars through mentoring, leadership development, open access research and publications, and community-building.


Upward academic mobility through mentoring across borders to support and celebrate new generations of scholars.

Millennium Scholars

Learn about our Millennium Scholars mentoring program for early career and emerging scholars.
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Upward academic mobility through leadership across borders to reimagine the future of global higher education.

Executive Development

Learn about our training, development, and executive search programs.
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Open Access

Upward academic mobility through open access to high-quality research across borders for greater impact.

Books and Journals

Explore our high-quality peer reviewed, open access journals based at research universities worldwide.
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Upward academic mobility through community-building across borders to support our colleagues, families, and communities.

Country Directors

Meet members who serve as catalysts of community-building for international scholars and graduate students across the world.
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new publication

Cross-Cultural Narratives

Read Cross-Cultural Narratives: Stories and Experiences of International Students edited by Ravichandran Ammigan. This book provides readers with a unique opportunity to walk a mile in the shoes of an international student.

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new publication

Lanterns Across the Sky

Contribute to Lanterns Across The Sky, a new volume where international students and scholars tell their stories. Submit in any of eight languages: English, Spanish, French, German, Hindi, Arabic, Chinese, or Russian.

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