Joshua Willms is an M.D./Ph.D. student at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, and aspires to a career in medicine and neuroscience. He received a B.S. in biology and a B.A. in classics from Texas Tech University in 2014 and completed an Honors Thesis in philosophy on the fine-tuning of physics for abiogenesis.Willms has three years of research experience in marine biology, and two years of research experience in plant ecology. This wide base has allowed Willms an appreciation for seeing the world from multiple vantage points.