Kirk Durston is a scientist, philosopher, and clergyman and has published papers in peer-reviewed journals of both science and philosophy. His degrees include a Ph.D. Biophysics, M.A. Philosophy, B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, and B.Sc. Physics. He speaks at many different universities in Canada, the USA, and the UK. Kirk also enjoys wilderness expeditions and nature photography, and is a fan of C.S. Lewis.