Jønathan Lyons is a member of the Lifeboat Foundation’s Board of Directors; an affiliate scholar with the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies; and an author of experimental/innovative fiction, including several novels and a short story collection. He has been nominated twice for Pushcart: The Best of the Small Press awards. He holds a Ph.D. in Metaphysics and an MFA, the terminal degree in writing. He is pursuing a Ph.D. in futurism. He is an assistant professor for the College Core Curriculum at Bucknell University; and founder and editor of Cicatrix Press.