John Danaher is a lecturer in the Law School in the National University of Ireland Galway campus. A prolific blogger, he is known in the transhumanist community for his blog Philosophical Disquisitions. He is an affiliate scholar at the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies. He runs the Algocracy and the Transhumanist Project blog and podcast.
He holds a BCL from University College Cork (2006); an LLM from Trinity College Dublin (2007); and a Ph.D. from University College Cork (2011). He was lecturer in law at Keele University in the UK from 2011 until 2014. He joined NUI Galway in July 2014.