Jonathan Eric Dorsey is a Lecturer at University of California, Davis (2017-present). He previously held positions at Texas Tech University (2011-13, 2014-17) and the National Humanities Center (2013-14). He was also a participant in the NEH Summer Seminar on Metaphysics and Mind in 2014 directed by John Heil at Washington University In St. Louis. His research is in philosophy of mind and metaphysics, focusing primarily on consciousness, physicalism, the nature of the physical, and related issues.