Dr. Michael Ferguson, PhD, is a Harvard and Cornell-trained neuroscientist whose work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed scientific journals, including Nature Communications, The New England Journal of Medicine, Proceedings of the National Academy of SciencesNeuroImageNetwork Neuroscience, and Social Neuroscience. He is a former course instructor in the Department of Human Development at Cornell University, and is a passionate and charismatic teacher. Dr. Ferguson’s TEDx Talk, This Is Your Brain On God, has been viewed over 100,000 times. He is a sought-after public speaker on topics of neuroscience, philosophy, spirituality, and religious studies. Dr. Ferguson’s curriculum vitae may be found here.

Luminous Brain, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit incorporated by Dr. Ferguson for neuroscience and philosophy education. Programming currently in development by Luminous Brain, Inc., includes The Luminous Brain Podcast and Luminous Brain live events.