Jim Davies is a cognitive scientist and author of several popular science books:
He is a full professor at Carleton University's Department of Cognitive Science and the School of Computer Science. He is director of the Science of Imagination Laboratory, and has won awards for his podcasting, teaching and research.
Dr. Davies is a four-time TEDx speaker. If you would like to invite him to give a talk, please email email@example.com
The CV has hyperlinks to publications. You can read about his media appearances.
He writes a serialized fiction fantasy story for Altered Reality magazine, and is a game designer. Jim's sister JD Spero is also a novelist.
Dr. Davies is an effective altruist, and a member of the Cognitive Science Society, The Science Writers and Communicators of Canada, the International Association for the Cognitive Science of Religion, The International Association for Empirical Aesthetics, the Virtual World Society, the speculative fiction writing group Lyngarde, The Calligraphy Society of Ottawa, the Independent Game Developer's Network, and is honored to be a lifetime member of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.