Wilfrid Laurier University
Dr. Steve Sider (Ph.D., 2006, Western University) is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. He teaches courses in global education, school leadership, and special education. His research interest is in educational leadership in international contexts. He currently holds a SSHRC grant examining inclusive leadership practices of Canadian school principals. Recent publications have included a co-edited book which provides comparative and international perspectives on education as well as articles in International Studies in Educational Administration, Canadian Journal of Education, and Comparative and International Education. He travels regularly to Haiti where he is involved in school leadership and special education training and research. Prior to his work in the Faculty of Education, Dr. Sider was a school administrator, special education teacher, and classroom teacher for 15 years.