Editorial Board


  • Reinhard Golz, Dr., Prof. em., Historical, Comparative and Intercultural Education, Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg (Germany); contact: golz@ide-journal.org

Deputy Editors-in-Chief

  • Robin Jung-Cheng Chen, Dr., Prof., Comparative Education, College of Education, National Chengchi University (Taiwan); contact: robin@nccu.edu.tw
  • Arthur K. Ellis, Dr., Prof., Director, Center for Global Curriculum Studies; IDE-Editor-at-Large, Seattle Pacific University (USA); contact: aellis@spu.edu
  • Anja Franz, Dr., Asst. Prof., Comparative and Intercultural Education Research, Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg (Germany); contact: anja.franz@ovgu.de


  • Leanna Aker, Dr., Associate Prof., Teacher Preparation and Science Education, Albright School of Education, City University, Seattle (USA).
  • Roman V. Beliutin, Dr., Linguist, Chair of German Studies, Smolensk State University (Russia)
  • Galina A. Berulava, Dr., Prof., Educational Psychology, Rector, International Innovative University (Russia)
  • Olaf Beuchling, Dr., Comparative and Intercultural Education, Evolution Studies; Research Associate, University of Hamburg (Germany)
  • Cher Edwards, Dr., Prof., Educational Psychology, Counceling; IDE Senior Editor; Seattle Pacific University (USA)
  • Erol Esen, Dr., Prof., European Studies, Akdeniz University (Turkey)
  • Olga Graumann, Dr. Dr. h.c. mult., Prof. em., Applied and Special Education, University of Hildesheim (Germany)
  • Olga V. Gukalenko, Dr., Prof., Russian Academy of Education (Moscow), Institute for the Study of Childhood, Family and Education, President of the Fund “CREATION” (Russia)
  • Erika Hasebe-Ludt, Dr., Prof., Literacy, Curriculum Studies, University of Lethbridge (Canada)
  • Elke Hildebrandt, Dr., Prof., Preschool / Primary Education, Windisch (Switzerland)
  • Sophia Shi-Huei Ho, Dr., Prof., Educational Administration and Evaluation, University of Taipei (Taiwan)
  • Evgeniy V. Ivanov, Dr., Prof., Continuous Qualification, State University, Velikiy Novgorod (Russia)
  • Katarzyna Jagielska, Dr., Dr., Chair of School Pedagogy and Academic Didactics, Laboratory of Educational Microprocesses, Pedagogical University of Krakow (Poland)
  • Solvejg Jobst, Dr., Prof., International and Intercultural Education Research, University of Bergen (Norway)
  • Krisztina Kovács, Dr., Associate Prof., Historian of Education, Juhász Gyula Faculty of Education, University of Szeged, Szeged (Hungary)
  • Nikolay D. Nikandrov, Dr., Prof., General Education, Russian Academy of Education; Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia)
  • Andrea Eickhoff Óhidy, Dr., Prof., Intercultural Education, University of Education, Freiburg (Germany) and Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Hungary)
  • Philipp Pohlenz, Dr., Prof., Sociologist, Research into Higher Education and Academic Development, Vice-Dean of Academic Affairs, Faculty of Humanities, Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg (Germany)
  • Nikolay Popov, Dr., Prof., President, Bulgarian Comparative Education Society, Sofia University (Bulgaria)
  • Hein Retter, Dr., Prof. em., International Progressive Education, University of Braunschweig (Germany)
  • Pierre-Bruno Ruffini,  Dr., Prof., Economics, Models of Higher Education, Faculty of International Affairs, University of Le Havre (France)
  • Heiko Schrader, Dr., Prof., Sociology, Transformation Processes, Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg (Germany)
  • Dorothee Schwendowius, Dr., Prof., Comparative and Intercultural Education Research, Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg (Germany)
  • Sergey N. Severin, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Prof., Dean of the Faculty of Foreign Languages, A.S. Pushkin Brest State University, Brest (Republic of Belarus)
  • Valentina Stadnik, Dr., Prof., Innovation and Strategic Management, Educational Administration, Khmelnitskyi National University (Ukraine)
  • Liudmila Volosnikova, Associate Prof., Teacher Preparation and Inclusive Education, Institute of Psychology and Pedagogical Science, University of Tyumen (Russia)
  • Dietmar Waterkamp, Dr., Prof. em, Comparative Educational Studies and European Education Systems, Technical University Dresden (Germany)
  • David Whybra, Chief IDE language consultant (English), former senior lecturer, University of Hildesheim (Germany)
  • David Wicks, Dr., Associate Prof. of Curriculum and Instruction; Chair, Digital Education Leadership, School of Education, Seattle Pacific University (USA)

Editorial Assistants

  • Translators/Correctors:  David Whybra B.A., English, German; John Bateman B.A.: English, German;  Roman Beliutin, Dr.: Russian, German;  Chong Jiong Wang, Dr.: Chinese, German, English;  Oleg Zayakin († 2018), Dr.: Russian, German
  • Technicians:  Alexander Golz M.A.: Webmaster, HTML Conversion and IT; Fabian Mussel M.A.: Deputy Webmaster;  Madelaine Saalmann: PDF design;  Alina Kupper: Business correspondence and indexing matters