Christian Ydesen

PhD, Professor with special tasks

  • Kroghstræde 3, 3,203

    9220 Aalborg Ø

    Denmark

20052022
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Personal profile

Research profile

MA in History and Philosophy (2007), PhD (2011), professor (MSO) at Aalborg University, Denmark (since 2019). His dissertation is titled The Rise of High-Stakes Educational Testing in Denmark, 1920-1970 and published at Peter Lang Verlag. He is the PI the project ‘The Global History of the OECD in education’ funded by the Aalborg University talent programme and the project 'Education Access under the Reign of Testing and Inclusion’ funded by the Independent Research Fund Denmark. He has been a visiting scholar at the University of Edinburgh (2008-2009, 2016), the University of Birmingham (2013), and the University of Oxford (2019) and published several articles on topics such as educational testing, international organisations, accountability, educational psychology and diversity in education from historical and international perspectives.

Administrative profile

Deputy Head of Department

Former Head of Study Board

Teaching profile

Accountability, History of Education, Comparative education, Philosophy of science, Method, Portfolio

Keywords

  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Education
  • Sociology and Social Conditions

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Projects 2012 2022

Research Output 2005 2020

Accountability Implications of the OECD’s Economistic Approach to Education: A historical case analysis

Ydesen, C. & Bomholt, A., 2020, In : Journal of Educational Change. 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

OECD
responsibility
education
school
labor force

Citizen Ideals and Education in Nordic Welfare State School Reforms

Ydesen, C. & Buchardt, M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

school reform
welfare state
citizen
education
Iceland

Historical Roots of the Global Testing Culture in Education

Andreasen, K. E. & Ydesen, C., 2 Apr 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Nordic Studies in Education. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

National Testing and Accountability in the Scandinavian Welfare States: Comparing Policy Translations in Norway, Denmark and Sweden

Ydesen, C., Rönnberg, L. & Skedsmo, G., 31 Jan 2020, (Submitted) In : World Yearbook of Education. 2020

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Denmark
welfare state
Norway
Sweden
responsibility
1 Citation (Scopus)

Securing organisational survival: a historical inquiry into the OECD’s work in education during the 1960s

Ydesen, C. & Grek, S., 2020, In : Paedagogica Historica.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

OECD
education
antagonism
UNESCO
quantification

Prizes

Aalborg University’s talent management programme

Christian Ydesen (Recipient), 1 Feb 2017

Prize: Research, education and innovation prizes

Årets historiske bog

Christian Ydesen (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Other prizes

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Activities 2011 2020

EDUCATION ACCESS UNDER THE REIGN OF TESTING AND INCLUSION

Christian Ydesen (Organizer), Nanna Ramsing Enemark (Participant), Youjin Ruan (Participant), Mette Buchardt (Participant), Palle Rasmussen (Participant)
5 Feb 20207 Feb 2020

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses, or seminars

PH.D.-RÅDET FOR UDDANNELSESFORSKNING – SEMINAR 2020

Christian Ydesen (Lecturer)
8 Jan 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

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PhD predefence

Christian Ydesen (Participant)
16 Dec 2019

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses, or seminars

What can we learn about global education from historical and global policy studies of the OECD?

Christian Ydesen (Lecturer)
4 Dec 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lecturers

Press / Media

Nye resultater af PISA-undersøgelsen og ny kritik

Christian Ydesen

04/12/2019

2 items of Media coverage

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40% af de Pisa-undersøgte går ikke i folkeskolen

Christian Ydesen

29/11/2019

2 items of Media coverage

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Podcast: Gør nationale test skolen dårligere?

Christian Ydesen

29/08/2019

1 item of Media coverage

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Mundtlige eksaminer frustrerer udenlandske studerende

Christian Ydesen

24/08/2019

5 items of Media coverage

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Det, der kræves

Alice Juel Jacobsen & Christian Ydesen

14/12/2018

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media