Muslimah Williams

(she/her/hers)

  • Student Accessibility Coordinator

Education

  • BA, psychology, minoring in religious education, Ashland University .
  • PGCE, social sciences in secondary education, University of Wolverhampton.

Biography

Muslimah has been predominantly raised in Oberlin, Ohio since the age of 6, but has also lived in Canada, the UK, and the UAE. She began her career as a teacher in the United Kingdom, specializing in secondary education for ages 11-19. She received her BA in Psychology, minoring in Religious Education, from Ashland University, with her First Year completed at the University of Birmingham (UK). Muslimah went on to complete a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from the University of Wolverhampton, concentrating in Social Sciences (Psychology, Sociology, and Health & Social Care). She is beyond thrilled to be a part of the Oberlin College community; it has been a lifelong ambition to work at this beautiful campus and support students to the best of her abilities, ensuring equity and advocacy.

In her spare time, Muslimah enjoys illustrating children’s books, writing fiction, candle-making, and has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge. She has a deep appreciation for theater and music, which was instilled by her wonderful grandmother. Muslimah adores traveling with her husband, spending time with loved ones, and reading a great book with a cup of Earl Grey.