Professor Emeritus: Engineering Geology
Geology Department Chairman (August 1982 - June 2006)
Dr. Williams completed the faculty early retirement program in Fall of 2010. He is no longer accepting graduate students.
- Ph.D. 1970, Stanford University
- Ongoing research involves detection of slope instabilities, mechanics of landslide movement, seismically induced ground failures, effective land use planning, and issues of ethics in geosciences.