Dr. Michael Ferguson, PhD, is a Cornell and Harvard-trained neuroscientist whose work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed scientific journals, including 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 45,000 times. He is a sought-after public speaker on topics of philosophy, neuroscience, and religious studies.

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.