Reid Williams is a bioscience resident at IDEO where he combines his backgrounds in science and engineering with product and business design. Reid received his PhD in biophysics from the Uniersity of California at San Francisco, working in Wendell Lim’s lab on using a synthetic biology approach to understanding principles of cell signaling. Prior to grad school, he worked at Sun Microsystems managing relationships with Sun’s software partners. Reid holds bachelors and masters degrees from MIT in computer science and electrical engineering. When not at IDEO, he can be found brewing beer or working on the UCSF Legoscope.