University of Toronto

Research interests: Human resource development, Curriculum, Teacher education.


F. Michael Connelly is Professor Emeritus at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of University of Toronto (OISE/UT), long time Editor of Curriculum Inquiry, former Chair of Curriculum, and founding Director of the OISE/UT Center for Teacher Development. He has written on science education, curriculum studies, teacher education, multiculturalism and narrative inquiry. He is the Project Co-Director of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Grant Project, entitled “Reciprocal Learning in Teacher Education and School Education”, a 7-year partnership among Canadian and Chinese universities and schools. He has worked internationally in human resource development, curriculum, teacher education, and community schools in Jordan, Egypt, Hong Kong, West Indies, and China.