Michael Fullan is professor emeritus at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto, and is currently special advisor to the premier and minister of education in Ontario.
Fullan holds honorary
doctorates from the University of Edinburgh, Nipissing University in Canada,
and the University of Leicester in England. His books include Leading
in a Culture of Change, which was
awarded the 2002 Book of the Year Award by Learning Forward; Breakthrough (with Peter Hill and Carmel Crévola),
which won the 2006 Book of the Year Award from the American Association of
Colleges for Teacher Education; Turnaround
Leadership in Higher Education (with
Geoff Scott), which won the Bellwether Book Award in 2009; and Change Wars (with Andy Hargreaves), which was
awarded the 2009 Book of the Year Award by Learning Forward.