Wesleyan portrait of Liza Barclay Williams

Liza Barclay Williams

Visiting Assistant Professor of Government



BA Dartmouth College
MA Columbia University
PHD Brown University

Liza Barclay Williams

Liza Williams is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Government. She has research and teaching interests in ethics and public policy, contemporary democratic theory, the concept of sovereignty, and modern political thought. She is currently writing a book that explores liberal-democratic responsibilities to immigrants and other categories of non-citizens.

Academic Affiliations

Office Hours

Fall 2017

Monday & Wednesday, 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Location: Public Affairs Center (PAC) 311


Fall 2017
GOVT 345 - 01
Citizenship & Immigration

GOVT 349 - 01
Resistance and Revolution

Spring 2018
GOVT 159 - 01
The Moral Basis of Politics

GOVT 159 - 02
The Moral Basis of Politics

GOVT 396 - 01
Politics, Freedom and Biology