S. Aqeel Tirmizi


S. Aqeel Tirmizi is a Professor of Leadership at Antioch University’s Graduate School of Leadership and Change. He has over 25 years of international experience in consulting, teaching, and research in the areas of leadership and management. His research and teaching focus on responsible leadership, cross-cultural leadership, well-being, and social innovation. He has developed and published multiple models of leadership. Tirmizi has extensively consulted for leaders and senior managers from the private, public, and non-profit sectors. He has presented his work in leading international conferences and his publications include two edited volumes and numerous peer-reviewed articles. He holds a PhD in Management from the State University of New York – Binghamton and a Master’s in International Administration from the School for International Training.  Contact: atirmizi@antioch.edu

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Developing Courageous Leadership

by Issue: March / April 2023

Speaking truth to power is just table stakes when it comes to leadership—which requires the courage to challenge beliefs, fears, and blind spots