It is with great sadness we inform you of the death of Dr. Gordon Wells in a bicycle accident in Pennsylvania on July 12, 2020. We were privileged to have Gordon as an illustrious member of OISE's faculty. He was a great man and distinguished scholar with an international reputation. To date his publications have been cited over 30,000 times in scholarly journals in many countries and languages.
Gordon spent his early life and career in England where he gained his BA from the University of Cambridge and his PhD from the University of Bristol. Prior to coming to the United States, he served on the faculty of the University of Bristol and the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.
Please read Dr. Wells' obituary for details of his remarkable life.