David V. Day is the Woodside Professor of Leadership and Management at the University of Western Australia Business School. Prof. Day has published more than 75 journal articles, books, and book chapters, many pertaining to the core topics of his primary research interests in leadership and leadership development. He is the lead author on the recently published book titled, An Integrative Approach to Leader Development: Connecting Adult Development, Identity and Expertise (Routledge, 2009) and is presently editing The Oxford Handbook of Leadership and Organizations with an expected publication date of 2012. Day serves as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Applied Psychology and is on the editorial boards of Human Performance, Journal of Management, Leadership Quarterly, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Organizational Psychology Review, and Personnel Psychology. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology.