Michael Singh

Centre for Educational Research
University of Western Sydney, Australia

Michael Singh is a Professor in the Centre for Educational Research at UWS.  He undertakes comparative cultural studies research in the interdependent areas of education and training, and the multiple levels for effecting reform, so as to explore the intersections of urban, regional and international relations. His latest book, Globalizing Education (edited with M. Apple and J. Kenway) explores the local/global connectedness evident in policies and pedagogies governing education and its reform.  His previous book, Appropriating English (with P. Kell and A. Pandian) studied innovations in trans-national business of English language teaching.  In 2005, Professor Singh convened the international research Conference of the Australian Association of Research in Education and served as its President in 2006.