Dr. Ethel Hill Williams
- Reynolds Professor of Public Affairs
- Public Administration, Professor
Ethel Williams, Ph.D. is professor and Director of the School of Public Administration. She has more than 25 years of experience in the field of public administration with particular expertise in the area human resource management.
Hobbies & Interests:
Dr. Williams enjoys singing and is an active member of her church choir. Dr. Williams' favorite thing is spending time with her grandchildren--Andra and Ashiya.
General Public Management
Dr. Williams' teaching and research centers on personnel and policy issues. She has published refereed articles in Public Performance and Management Review, Journal of Public Management and Social Policy, and the Journal of Health and Human Services Administration.
Dr. Williams has served, and continues to serve on numerous professional and public boards and commissions including two terms on the National Council for The American Society for Public Administration, the Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation for the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration, the Personnel Board for the City of Omaha, the Environmental Quality Council and the Judicial Nominating Commission for the state of Nebraska. In the fall 2012 she was elected Vice President of the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration for 2012-2013. She will become President for 2013-2014.