Philip Hallinger is the author and publisher of the Principal Instructional Management Rating scale. The scale has been used in studies of principal leadership throughout the world since 1982. It is the single most widely used measure of principal leadership over the past 30 years. In addition, the scale has been for the purposes of staff development needs assessment and as part of principal evaluation systems.
The PIMRS instrument is available for use in research or school district practice and is available for purchase from the publisher, Philip Hallinger. Researchers or school districts interested in using the instrument should contact the author, Dr. Philip Hallinger.
Philip Hallinger’s hobbies include golf, tennis, scuba diving and singing Thai and Vietnamese music. Currently he keeps homes in Bangkok, ho Chi Minh City, and Florida.