Daniel Williamson

Daniel Williamson headshot

Professor of History


Hillyer College
860.768.4106 Hillyer Hall 326

PhD, University of Connecticut

MA, Villanova University

BA, Fairfield University

Daniel Williamson is a professor of history. He teaches Western Civilization I, Western Civilization II, and Modern Ireland.

"I enjoy introducing our first-year students to college-level history classes," says Williamson. "It is a pleasure to see our students become more adept at thinking about historical questions and become better writers."

Williamson's research interests include:

  • Irish foreign policy
  • Northern Ireland Troubles
  • Cold War diplomacy

Note: This faculty member will be on sabbatical for Spring 2025. During a sabbatical, faculty may not be available to support students or conduct other University business. 

Anglo-Irish Relations in the Early Troubles, 1969-1972 (Bloomsbury, 2017)

Separate Agendas: Churchill, Eisenhower, and Anglo-American Relations, 1953-1955 (Lexington Books, 2006)