a smiling picture of Brandon Williams

My current research is in Metaethics and aims to to bring clarity to old debates between Internalists and Externalists with regard to normative reasons for action.

I have recently joined the full-time faculty of Houston Community College and am currently teaching Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Ethics, and Introduction to Symbolic Logic.


Dissertation Topic: Toward a Functional Account of Normative Reasons


Areas of Concentration:


Normative Ethics


Academic History:

B.A., Central Bible College, 2003

M.A., Northern Illinois University, 2012

Ph.D., Rice University, 201(?)