Eric Schwitzgebel

Eric Schwitzgebel is a professor of philosophy at University of California, Riverside, where he has worked since receiving his PhD from U.C. Berkeley in 1997.  He has published extensively in philosophy of mind, moral psychology, epistemology, and Chinese philosophy. Since 2006, he has blogged regularly at The Splintered Mind. Since 2013, he has published short fiction in leading science fiction magazines. His most recent book, A Theory of Jerks and Other Philosophical Misadventures, is an unruly mix of moral psychology, speculative cosmology, metaphilosophy, philosophy of technology, speculative fiction, and memoir.