Faculty Profiles

Dr. William H. Young III

Dr. William H. Young III, Professor of Adult and Higher Education & Program Coordinator for Graduate Degree Programs in Adult Education

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Email: williamyoung@usf.edu
Office: EDU 151G
Phone: (813) 974-1861

Dr. Bill Young received his B.S. in Business Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and his M.Ed. in Distributive Education from the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his Ed.D. in Higher Education from The Pennsylvania State University.

He has held faculty appointments at University of Illinois College of Medicine and Northern Illinois University . He has served in a number of administrative roles to include Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education at the University of Illinois College for Medicine, Department Chair of Leadership Development at the University of South Florida and Dean of the College of Continuing Education at Northern Illinois University. Bill has been very successful at securing grant funded programmatic initiatives and research activities in the area of program evaluation, continuing education administration and adult learning and development.

Dr. Young is considered a leading authority on continuing education in the community colleges and higher education and continuing professional education. Recently Bill has become actively involved in human resource development and community college leadership.