Tiziana Casciaro is a Professor of Organizational Behavior and the Jim Fisher Professor in Leadership Development at the Rotman School of Management of the University of Toronto. Her research on organizational networks, professional networking, power dynamics, and change leadership is published in top academic journals, including Administrative Science Quarterly, Academy of Management Journal, Management Science, and Organization Science, and has received awards from the Academy of Management, including the Outstanding Publication in Organizational Behavior Award. She has been recognized by Thinkers50 as one of the thirty thinkers most likely to shape the future of how organizations are managed and led. She regularly publishes in the Harvard Business Review, and her work has been featured in the Economist, Financial Times, Washington Post, New York Times, Huffington Post, USA Today, Times of London, CNN, MSNBC, ABC, Fortune, and Time magazine. She teaches the Power & Influence course at Rotman, and taught it previously at Harvard Business School. She has received many teaching awards, including the Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, the Instructor of the Year Award at Rotman. A native of Italy, Tiziana received her B.A. in business administration from Bocconi University in Milan, and her M.S. and Ph.D. in organization science and sociology from Carnegie Mellon University. Before joining the University of Toronto, she served on the faculty of the Harvard Business School.