Nick Bostrom

Dr. Nick Bostrom is a Swedish philosopher and professor in the Faculty of Philosophy at Oxford University and the founding Director of the Future of Humanity Institute and of the Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology within the Oxford Martin School.

Nick Bostrom is well known for his work on existential risk and the anthropic principle. He has authored or edited approximately 200 publications, including Anthropic Bias (Routledge, 2002), Global Catastrophic Risks (OUP, 2008), and Human Enhancement (OUP, 2009), and a forthcoming book on Superintelligence.

He has been awarded the Eugene R. Gannon Award and has been listed in Foreign Policy's Top 100 Global Thinkers list. His work has been translated into more than 20 languages, and there have been some 100 translations or reprints of his works. He previously taught at Yale, and he was a Postdoctoral Fellow of the British Academy.

For a more exhaustive list of publications, awards, credentials, and experience visit the official Nick Bostrom website.