- Term of Service: 1985-2023
- Ph.D., University of Washington, 1985
- M.Ed., Western Washington University, 1979
- B.A., University of Puget Sound, 1969
Areas of Emphasis or Expertise
- Special Education
Dr. Williams was a member of the PLU faculty from 1985 until 2023. His work interests are in the areas of assessment and evaluation and programming for students with emotional/behavioral disorders. Dr. Williams has published articles on working effectively with E/BD students, and has developed a social/behavioral curriculum for use in classrooms that serve these students that has been adopted in six school districts in the State of Washington. He is also active in presenting at numerous conferences both regionally and nationally, and consults with a number of regional LEAs on program development in special education. Dr. Williams is currently project director for a State of Washington grant for the development of positive behavior support (PBS) systems in a number of local schools.