Throughout his career, Benjamin has worked as a teacher, researcher, manager, and professor in the field of education in Ukraine and Canada. He is an Assistant Professor in Educational Policy and Leadership and an Associate Director of the Social Program Evaluation Group at the Faculty of Education, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. His research interests include educational policymaking; educational leadership; mentorship and development of teachers;, trust, moral agency, and ethical decision-making in education; transnationalization of higher education; school safety and discipline; and, educational change, reform, and restructuring. His areas of teaching are educational leadership, school law and policy, educational policy studies, and policymaking in education.