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James Williams

  • PhD Candidate
  • University of Toronto Department of Computer Science
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James Williams BA, BSc, JD, MSc, Phd candidate, University of Toronto. Adjunct professor, Osgoode Hall law school. James Williams is an information technology professional currently residing in Toronto, Ontario. His current research interests lie mainly in artificial intelligence, theoretical computer science, software engineering and complex systems science. However, he is also working on a papers in law, privacy, health informatics, philosophy of science and software engineering. He is currently supervised by Steve Easterbrook.

Recent publications

  • Redefining Genomic Privacy: Trust and Empowerment

    • Erlich Y
    • Williams J
    • Glazer D
    • et al.
  • Software engineering in health care: Is it really different? and how to gain impact

    • Weber-Jahnke J
    • Price M
    • Williams J

Professional experience

PhD Candidate

Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto

September 2012 - Present


PhD Student (Computer Science)

Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto

March 2012

MSc (Computer Science)

University of Victoria

September 2008 - December 2010(2 years)

JD (law)

University of Victoria

September 2005 - September 2008(3 years)

BSc (Computer Science, honors)

University of British Columbia

September 1999 - September 2002(3 years)

Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy, honours)

University of British Columbia

September 1995 - April 1999(4 years)

Co-authors (27)

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