John Nolt is a Professor in the Philosophy Department at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, dividing his teaching and research mostly between logic and environmental ethics. He has published six books and many articles in these areas. John has been an environmental activist for many years and currently chairs UTK’s Committee on the Campus Environment. In 2008-9 he was President of the UTK Faculty Senate and in 2009-10 President of Tennessee University Faculty Senates.