Biographical Sketch

Professor H.F. Williamson

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H. F. (Bill) Williamson is Associate Professor Emeritus in Economics and Emeritus Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs in the College of Business.  He also served as Vice Chair and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department.


Williamson has served in several governance roles.  These include membership on a the following UIUC Senate Committees where (*) indicates he served as Chair:  Admissions (*); Committee on Committees; Conference on Conduct Governance (CCG); Educational Policy; Faculty and Academic Staff Benefits (FB); Senate Executive Committee; Student Discipline (*); and University Student Life (*).  Currently, he is a member of the UIUC Senate and of CCG and FB.


Within the UIUC Chapter of the AAUP, he has served as Treasurer and member of the Policy Committee for over thirty years and, more recently, as Secretary as well.