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Dr. Peter Williams

Associate Professor

Educational Leadership

Office Location: Frank Young Education North

Phone: 903-886-5520


Professional Vita


Allen, S., Williams, P., & Crowson, H. M. (2020). Undergraduate students’ perceptions of learning about leadership in multifaith workplacesJournal of Management, Spirituality & Religion. 

Allen, S., & Williams, P. (2020). Teaching management, spirituality, and religion: André Delbecq as a pioneer. Journal of Management, Spirituality & Religion, 17(1), 37-44.  

Rademaker, L., Self, J. S, & Williams, P. (Hosts). (2020-present). Doc101 [Audio podcast]. 

Williams, P., & Allen, S.  (2020). Designed for inclusion: André Delbecq’s approach in multi-faith environments. Journal of Management, Spirituality & Religion, 17(1) 45 -50.  

Spencer, T., Rademaker, L., Williams, P. & Loubier, C. (2019). Online, asynchronous data collection in qualitative research. In P. Leavy (Ed.), The Oxford handbook of methods for public scholarship (pp. 443-468). New York, NY: Oxford University Press 

Williams, P. E., Wall, N., & Fish, W. (2019). Mid-career adult learners in an online doctoral program and the drivers of their academic self-regulation: The importance of social support and parent education level. International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 20(1). 

Allen, S., Williams, P., & Allen, D. (2018). Human resource professional's competencies for pluralistic workplaces. International Journal of Management Education, 16(2), 309-320.  

Allen, S., & Williams, P. (2018). Heading for the multi-faith workplace, in T. Ewest (Ed.) Faith and work: Perspectives, research and insights into the movement (pp. 227-243). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing. 

Allen, S., & Williams, P. (2017). Navigating the study of executive leaders’ spirituality: André Delbecq’s journey. Journal of Management Inquiry, 26(2), 216-224.  

Allen, S., & Williams, P. (2015). Graduate leadership students’ perspective on including spiritual topics. International Journal of Organizational Analysis, 23(1) 142-153.   

Allen, S., Williams, P. & DiLauro,M. (2015, October 15). Leadership, Religion, and Spirituality [Video File]. Retrieved from:  

Williams, P., & Allen, S. (2014). Faculty perspectives on the inclusion of spirituality topics in nonsectarian leadership and management education programs.  International Journal of Management Education12(3) 293–303. 


Self, J.S., Rademaker, L., Wickersham-Fish, L., Williams, P.E., & Yeager, K. (2019, September 20). Pedagogy of sanctification: Providing feedback that integrates mindset, goal orientation, and epistemic humility in an online doctoral program [Panel presentation]. CCCU Doctoral Education Forum, Dallas, TX.  

Tucker, L., & Williams, P.E. (2019). A narrative inquiry with three formerly abrasive leaders: Journeys away from destructive workplace behaviors [Paper presentation]. International Leadership Association Annual Meeting, Ottawa, ON. 

Allen, S., & Williams, P. (2018). Changes to undergraduate students’ attitudes to learning about leadership, religion, and spirituality [Paper presentation]. International Leadership Association Annual Meeting, West Palm Beach, FL. 

Williams, P (Convener), Rademaker, L, Wickersham Fish, L; Fish, W, Koetting, K, Cole, B. (June 2017). Growing a diverse faculty:  Experiences of faculty members from diverse Christian backgrounds who have not previously worked in Christian higher education [Panel presentation]. Christian Scholars Conference, Nashville, TN. 

Allen, S., Williams, P., Fry, L., Delbecq, A., & Goldman-Schuyler, K. (August 2016). Teaching about Religion, Spirituality, and Leadership in Management and Leadership Courses [Symposium]. Academy of Management 2016 Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA.  

Allen, S.A. & Williams, P. (February 2015) Webinar teaching: resources, opportunities, & practices [Professional development workshop]. AHRD International Conference in the Americas, St. Louis, MO.  

Williams, P., Allen, S.A., and Allen, D. (2015, February). Competencies of HR professionals related to spirituality in the diverse workplace [Paper session]. AHRD International Conference in the Americas, St. Louis, MO. 

Allen, S.A., & Williams, P.E. & DiLauro, M. (July 2015).  Delivering a Video-Based Class on Leadership, Spirituality, and Religion [Educator workshop]. The Association of Leadership Educators 25th Anniversary Conference, Washington, D.C. 

Williams, P., Allen, S.A., & Allen, D.B. (February 2015). Competencies of HR professionals related to spirituality in the diverse workplace [Paper presentation in Critical Social Justice & Diversity Perspectives Track]. AHRD International Conference in the Americas, St. Louis, MO. 


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