• Biographical Statement

  • James Herbert Williams, PhD., is Professor and Distinguished Emil M. Sunley Endowed Chair at the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver. He previously served as Dean and Milton Morris Endowed Chair at the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver. He holds his MSW from Smith College, MPA from the University of Colorado and PhD in Social Welfare from the University of Washington. James Herbert’s research, publications, training, and community services focus on human security and economic sustainability, health promotion and disease prevention, behavioral health disparities and health equity, global practice and sustainable development, adolescent violence and substance use, mental health services for African American children in urban schools, disproportionate minority confinement of African American youth in the juvenile justice system, school safety and violence prevention, and community strategies for positive youth development. His scholarship has been published in several prominent health and social science journals. Dr. Williams has 30 plus years of experience as both a practitioner and scholar/educator. He has served on three Council on Social Work Education Commissions and one Council. He was a member of the working group to develop clinical competencies and behavioral health disparities competencies. He is Editor-in-Chief for Social Work Research. He has served as a member of the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) Board of Directors as a member-at-large, Vice-President, President-Elect and is currently the President. He served as President of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Deans and Directors of Schools of Social Work (NADD) and co-chaired the NADD task force on health disparities. He is a member of the Grand Challenges Executive Committee.
  • Photographs (China, Taiwan, Japan)

  • Taipei.jpg
    Taipei.jpg
  • Tokyo National Museum.jpg
    Tokyo National Museum.jpg
  • Ueno Park Temple.jpg
    Ueno Park Temple.jpg
  • Great Wall.jpg
    Great Wall.jpg
  • Summer Palace.jpg
    Summer Palace.jpg
  • Forbidden City.jpg
    Forbidden City.jpg
  • Forbidden City 2.jpg
    Forbidden City 2.jpg
  • Temple of Heaven.jpg
    Temple of Heaven.jpg
  • Photographs (Temples of Angkor)

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    DSCN3103.JPG
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    DSCN3105.JPG
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    DSCN3111.JPG
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    DSCN3133.JPG
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    DSCN3135.JPG
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    DSCN3178.JPG
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    DSCN3204.JPG
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    DSCN3209.JPG
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    DSCN3216.JPG
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    DSCN3217.JPG
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    DSCN3218.JPG
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    DSCN3254.JPG
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    DSCN2959.JPG
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    DSCN2962.JPG
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    DSCN2975.JPG
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    DSCN2987.JPG
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    DSCN2993.JPG
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    DSCN3062.JPG
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    DSCN3283.JPG
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    DSCN3339.JPG
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    DSCN3359.JPG
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    DSCN3366.JPG
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    DSCN3368.JPG
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    DSCN3369.JPG
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    DSCN3373.JPG
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    DSCN3377.JPG
  • Photographs (Vietnam)

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    DSCN2424.JPG
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    DSCN2440.JPG
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    DSCN2453.JPG
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    DSCN2469.JPG
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    DSCN2479.JPG
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    DSCN2529.JPG
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    DSCN2544.JPG
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    DSCN2590.JPG
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    DSCN2596.JPG
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    DSCN2601.JPG
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    DSCN2617.JPG
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    DSCN2629.JPG
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    DSCN2650.JPG
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    DSCN2721.JPG
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    DSCN2761.JPG
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  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Selected Publications

  • Photographs (Netherlands/Germany)

  • Amsterdam Home.jpg
    Amsterdam Home.jpg
  • Amsterdam Street Scene.jpg
    Amsterdam Street Scene.jpg
  • Berliner Dom.jpg
    Berliner Dom.jpg
  • Brandenburger Tor.jpg
    Brandenburger Tor.jpg
  • Hugenottenmuseum & Dom Tower.jpg
    Hugenottenmuseum & Dom Tower.jpg
  • Kaiser Wilhelm Church.jpg
    Kaiser Wilhelm Church.jpg
  • Reichstag.jpg
    Reichstag.jpg
  • Saint Hedwigs Kathedrale.jpg
    Saint Hedwigs Kathedrale.jpg
  • Linderhof Castle.JPG
    Linderhof Castle.JPG
  • Neuschwanstein Castle.jpg
    Neuschwanstein Castle.jpg
  • Neuschwanstein Castle 2.JPG
    Neuschwanstein Castle 2.JPG
  • Photographs (Italy)

  • Colors of Venice.jpg
    Colors of Venice.jpg
  • Commuting to Work.jpg
    Commuting to Work.jpg
  • Ponte d. Rialto 2.JPG
    Ponte d. Rialto 2.JPG
  • San Marcos.jpg
    San Marcos.jpg
  • Cinque Terre.jpg
    Cinque Terre.jpg
  • Cinque Terre 2.jpg
    Cinque Terre 2.jpg
  • Roman Colosseum.jpg
    Roman Colosseum.jpg
  • Sistine Chapel.jpg
    Sistine Chapel.jpg
  • Pieta (Michelangelo).jpg
    Pieta (Michelangelo).jpg
  • Photographs (United States)

  • Kalaupapa Cliffs.jpg
    Kalaupapa Cliffs.jpg
  • Kalaupapa Cliffs 2.jpg
    Kalaupapa Cliffs 2.jpg
  • Trail to Kalaupapa.jpg
    Trail to Kalaupapa.jpg
  • Seattle from ferry.JPG
    Seattle from ferry.JPG
  • Firestone Gallery - Tucson 2005.jpg
    Firestone Gallery - Tucson 2005.jpg
  • Tucson Desert Museum 3.jpg
    Tucson Desert Museum 3.jpg
  • Sedona.jpg
    Sedona.jpg
  • Tucson Desert Museum 4.jpg
    Tucson Desert Museum 4.jpg
  • Photographs (Kenya)

  • Community of Kasigau.JPG
    Community of Kasigau.JPG
  • Women of the Watha Tribe.JPG
    Women of the Watha Tribe.JPG
  • Women of Kasigau.JPG
    Women of Kasigau.JPG
  • Elephants of Tsavo National Park.JPG
    Elephants of Tsavo National Park.JPG
  • Heading for the River.JPG
    Heading for the River.JPG
  • Big Five - Rhinoceros.jpg
    Big Five -  Rhinoceros.jpg
  • Big Five - Buffalo.jpg
    Big Five - Buffalo.jpg
  • Big Five - Elephant.jpg
    Big Five - Elephant.jpg
  • Lake Nakuru - Giraffe.jpg
    Lake Nakuru - Giraffe.jpg
  • Lake Nakuru Baboons.jpg
    Lake Nakuru Baboons.jpg

This portfolio last updated: 31-Jul-2016 7:23 PM