William Evan Williams

Professor Emerit of Biology

William Evan Williams


Dr. Williams taught at St. Mary's College for more than 20 years and has retired. He continues to do some research in the area of light propagation within leaves including the effects of anthocyanin on maple growth. He is not usually at the college.

Areas of Research Specialization

  • Plant Physiological Ecology


  • B.A. in Psychology at Stanford University, 1967
  • B.S. in Biology at San José State University, 1977
  • Ph.D. in Biological Sciences at Stanford University, 1981