Jade Williams


Dial Center for Written and Oral Communication
414 Rolfs Hall
PO Box 112032
Gainesville, FLĀ  32611-2032

(352) 273-1865


Ph.D., Human Communication, Arizona State University, 2010

MS, Entomology, University of Florida, 2000

BS, Wildlife Ecology & Conservation, University of Florida, 1998

Research & Scholarly Interests:

As a communication generalist, Dr. Williams employs qualitative, arts-based and mixed-methods research to investigate the many roles and implications of human communication with respect to such things as:

  • Human Resilience
  • Health and Medical Communication
  • Biology, Health and Well-being
  • Conflict Management and Negotiation
  • Constructions of Self and Other
  • Stereotypes and Stigma