Michael Williams

Senior Lecturer Print and Online Journalism and Head of Media Ethics, University of Central Lancashire

Former head of news and features at the Sunday Times, executive editor of the Independent and deputy editor of the Independent. As well as postgraduate and undergraduate teaching at Britain's biggest academic media school, where he specialises in media ethics, Williams is a practising journalist, writing for the Independent, the Daily Telegraph, the Daily Mail and the New Statesman among others.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer Print and Online Journalism, University of Central Lancashire


  • 2013
    The Future of Quality News Journalism, Routledge

Research Areas

  • Media Studies (200104)