Areas of Particular Interest

My main areas of particular interest lie in philosophy of religion, philosophy of mind, and ethics.

Philosophy of Religion

Natural Theology

**Cosmological Arguments – particularly the Kalam Cosmological Argument and Leibnizian Contingency Arguments.

Teleological Arguments – particularly the fine-tuning argument

Anthropological Arguments – from the nature of human beings as conscious, free, rational persons with moral obligations.

Natural Atheology

** The Problem of Evil

** Religious Epistemology

** Religious Experience

** Miracles – currently undergoing a major research project into charismatic miraculous claims, particularly healing, tongues, and prophecy.

Philosophy of Mind

The Mind/Body Problem
Dualism & Theism
Free Will & Determinism


Moral Theories


** = Area of Particular Specialism