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B.Sc. Ph.D Howard WILLIAMSON Professor of European Youth Policy, Faculty of Business and Society, University of South Wales, Pontypridd


1978-1979 Research Officer, University College, Cardiff
1979-1983 Research Officer, University of Oxford
1985-2003 Senior Youth Worker, St. Francis Youth and Community Centre, Birmingham
2001-2002 Guest Professor, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen
1983-2004 Research Fellow / Senior Research Fellow, Cardiff University, Cardiff
since 2004 Professor of European Youth Policy, University of South Wales, Pontypridd
since 2010 Affiliate Professor of Youth and Community Studies, University of Malta
2014 Visiting Professor, Chinese Youth University for Political Sciences, Beijing


Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)


Supporting Young People in Europe Vol 2, Strasbourg, Council of Europe, 2008
The Thoughts of Chairman How, Leicester, National Youth Agency, 2007
The Milltown Boys Revisited, Oxford, Berg, 2004
Supporting Young People in Europe: Principles, Policy and Practice, Strasbourg, Council of Europe, 2002


Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)