Charles Taliaferro is Associate Professor of Philosophy at St Olaf College, Minnesota. He was Visiting Scholar at Oriel College, Oxford, and has taught at Brown University, the University of Massachusetts, and the University of Notre Dame, Indiana. He is the author of Consciousness and the Mind of God
(1994) and Contemporary Philosophy of Religion
(Blackwell Publishers, 1997), and numerous papers in philosophy of religion, metaphysics, and ethics.