School of Dental Medicine names assistant dean for admissions and student affairs

Photo of Kristin A. WilliamsKristin A. Williams is now assistant dean for admissions and student affairs of the School of Dental Medicine.

Williams received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1989 from the School of Dental Medicine and in 2005 she received her Master of Public Health from the School of Medicine.

For the last three years, she has served as the elected faculty chair of the admissions committee for the School of Dental Medicine.

The assistant dean for admissions and student affairs provides strategic leadership for both the Office of Admissions and the Office of Student Services.

In her role, Williams oversees the student services area in advocating for students and providing them with quality, timely support. She also works collaboratively with other members of the School of Dental Medicine to enhance student satisfaction and experience.

Williams will continue to serve as the director of diversity, equity and inclusion for the dental school.