Assistant Professor

Mike Williams

African-American Studies


Areas of Expertise

Assistant Professor Williams is the only faculty member who has been at TUJ since it opened a branch campus in Tokyo in 1982. He has taught courses in the following areas: American studies, African-American studies, TESOL, freshman composition, and history.

Teaching Interests

Assistant Professor Williams' teaching interests include the history and culture of people of African heritage in Asia; American history; African-American history; and issues related to ethnicity.


Ph.D. Candidate
Morgan State University
M.A. in African American studies, Boston University
M.Ed. in TESOL, Temple University
B.A. in history/secondary education, Alabama State University