Philip Williams, PhD

Philip Williams, PhD

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

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My lab is interested in preserving and repairing the nervous system following trauma and disease.

Research Interests»


Ph.D., Neuroscience,  Washington University in St. Louis, MO 2009
B.S., Interdisciplinary Studies: Neuroscience, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 2000


Instructor/Postdoctoral Fellow, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. 2014 – 2018
Advisor: Prof. Zhigang He

Postdoctoral Fellow, Technical University of Munich, Munich, Germany 2010 – 2014
Advisor: Prof. Thomas Misgeld

Graduate Student, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 2004 – 2010
Advisor: Prof. Rachel Wong