Dr Michalis Constantinides

Michalis Constantinides

Lecturer in Educational Leadership


Leadership; Educational Change and Improvement; School and Whole System Reform; Organisational Learning; Policy

Qualifications: PhD UCL Institute of Education, MSc, MA, QTS, BSc(Hons)

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: NON.0.CC01

Papers Taught

Research Interests

Michalis' research interests lie in the field of educational leadership and policy studying the role of leaders at different levels of seniority as actors in facilitating systemic reform within schools and multi-school groups. He is also interested in research that considers the complexity of leaders' work and the ways in which they seek to establish, manage and sustain improvement at school, organisational and system level.

ORCID iconORCID: 0000-0002-6454-298X

Recent Publications

  • Constantinides, M. (2021). Instructional reform and multiple institutional logics: insights from executive leadership in English Multi-Academy Trusts. Educational Review, 1-18. doi:10.1080/00131911.2021.1916441

  • Constantinides, M. (2021). Leading Multi-Academy Trusts: The role of the CEO. In ECER 2021. Geneva (Online). Retrieved from

  • Constantinides, M. (2021). System-level leadership in Multi-Academy Trusts in England: The role of executive leaders. In American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting. Virtual Meeting.

  • Constantinides, M. (2021). Understanding the complexity of system-level leadership in the English schooling landscape. Journal of Educational Administration. doi:10.1108/jea-09-2020-0200

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