Dr. Jamillah Bowman Williams

Associate Professor, Georgetown Law


Dr. Jamillah Bowman Williams received her Master’s from the University of Michigan, J.D. from Stanford Law School, and Ph.D. in Sociology from Stanford. She is an Associate Professor at Georgetown Law, who has built her career around better understanding the nature of bias and designing innovative solutions to reduce systemic inequality. Dr. Williams uses quantitative and qualitative methods to investigate which legal and organizational strategies are most promising for advancing equity. Her research has been featured by a range of scholarly journals and media outlets and she frequently consults leaders in business, government, and education regarding their workplace practices.