About Us

Kevin Williams, Ph.D.

Meet the PI

Kevin Williams, PhD.

Kevin Williams, Ph.D., received his A.S. degree from Collin County Community College in 1997. Dr. Williams subsequently received his B.S. degree in biology from the University of Texas at Dallas in 1999.

In 2006, he completed his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Tulane University in New Orleans, where he worked with Bret N. Smith, Ph.D., (currently at the University of Kentucky).

He joined the Hypothalamic Research Unit in the Department of Internal Medicine here at UT Southwestern after completing his postdoctoral studies with Joel K. Elmquist, D.V.M., Ph.D.