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David S. Williams

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Josiah Meigs Distinguished Professor of Religion

DAVID S. WILLIAMS, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Professor of Religion

Williams has published more than 25 scholarly articles and four books, including From Mounds to Megachurches: Georgia’s Religious Heritage, which was published by the University of Georgia Press in 2008 (and reprinted in paperback in 2011).

Williams holds the Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professorship, UGA’s highest teaching award, and has received several additional recognitions of his teaching including the Richard B. Russell Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award.


PhD, Hebrew Union College, 1988

MPhil, Hebrew Union College, 1986

MA, University of Georgia, 1982

BA, University of Georgia, 1979

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