Scott Williams, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Contact Information

  • 828-251-6349
  • 237 Whitesides Hall

Office Hours

  • Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Wednesday 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Note: And by appointment


Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Scott Williams has a D.Phil. from the University of Oxford in Medieval Philosophy and Theology. Dr. Williams is a member of the American Philosophical Association, the American Academy of Religion, and the Society for Medieval Logic and Metaphysics.

Curriculum Vitae


  • D.Phil. University of Oxford
  • M.St. University of Oxford
  • M.A. Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
  • B.A., B.A. San Francisco State University
  • Cert. in Film New York University, S.C.E.

Courses Taught

  • PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PHIL 101 Introduction to Logic
  • PHIL 230 Introduction to Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • PHIL 255 Medieval Philosophy

Professional Interests

Dr. Williams's teaching and research interests include metaphysical and epistemological issues in Latin medieval philosophy and theology. He is currently revising his Ph.D. dissertation for publication; the title will be Henry of Ghent on the Trinity: Metaphysics, Intellect, and Will. Further, Dr. Williams works in the intersection between Philosophy (especially Medieval Philosophy) and Disability Studies, and plans to edit a book on Medieval Philosophy and Disability.