Dr. Ernest Williamson III is a professor and poet. He is currently the Assistant Director of Education Projects at Tennessee State University.
Williamson holds a B.A. and an M.A. in English/Creative Writing/Literature from the University of Memphis, a PhD in Higher Education Leadership, Management, & Policy from Seton Hall University, and a certificate from Harvard University's Graduate School of Education. [+]
Dr. Ernest Williamson III has published creative work in over 600 journals. He has published poetry in over 200 journals, including The Oklahoma Review, The Roanoke Review, The Aroostook Review, Pamplemousse, formerly known as The Gihon River Review, Westview: A Journal of Western Oklahoma, I-70 Review, and Pinyon Review, The Copperfield Review, and Lost Coast Review.
Some of his visual artwork has appeared in journals such as Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art, The William & Mary Review, New England Review; and The Tulane Review. He has published articles on comparative education in the academic journal Academic Exchange Extra (University of Northern Colorado), and his research has been cited in journals such as The Urban Review and The Public Purpose (American University). Many of his creative works have been published in journals representing over 80 colleges and universities around the world. His poetry has been nominated three times for the Best of the Net Anthology. 
Dr. Williamson currently serves on the editorial boards of Criterion: An International Journal in English and Epitome: International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research.