Contributors to the issue: Development within Big History, Evolutionary and World-System Paradigms

Kumaratilake, Jaliya

Jaliya S. Kumaratilake is a Senior Lecturer in anatomy at Discipline of Anatomy and Pathology, School of Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Aus-tralia. He holds a PhD (1984) in Veterinary Pathology from Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia and Bachelor...

Kumaratilake, Jaliya

Henneberg, Maciej

Maciej Henneberg is a Foundation Wood Jones Professor of Anthropological and Comparative Anatomy at the University of Adelaide, Adjunct Professor at Flinders University of South Australia and a Professor of Biological Sciences in the Republic of Poland. Before coming to Adelaide...

Henneberg, Maciej

Saniotis, Arthur

Arthur Saniotis is currently a Visiting Research Fellow in the School of Medical Sci-ences, the University of Adelaide. He completed his PhD in 2002 where he examined altered states of consciousness among Indian Sufis. He has had a varied teaching and research history and has published...

Saniotis, Arthur

Kurakov, Vladimir V.

Vladimir V. Kurakov is the General manager at Pharm-Region, Ltd. He is a co-author (with Sergey P. Klykov) of the development model in steady-state conditions. He proposed a more specific term for the driving force of evolution – ‘the Taxonomic Platform’ (TP).

Kurakov, Vladimir V.

Klykov, Sergey P.

Sergey P. Klykov, for many years worked in the Institute of Applied Microbiology (Obolensk, Moscow Region). He is a co-author (with Victor V. Derbyshev who is the author of a non-structured model) of the integrated development model for the time-varying systems, and a co-author (with...

Klykov, Sergey P.

Skladnev, Dmitry A.

Dmitry A. Skladnev is currently a Chief Researcher at Winogradsky Institute of Micro-biology, Russia Academy of Science. He was the first to propose the S-shaped curve for the description of the change in the minimal size of the genome (MSG) in the evo-lution of animals.

Skladnev, Dmitry A.

Grinin, Anton L.

Anton L. Grinin, PhD in Biological Sciences, is Senior Research Fellow of the International Center for Education and Social and Humanitarian Studies as well as leading Research of Volgograd Centre for Social Research. His main research interests include Big History, evolution, biotechnologies,...

Grinin, Anton L.

Voros, Joseph

Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne Senior Lecturer in Strategic Foresight Started out as a physicist, and has a PhD in theoretical physics. During this time he worked on mathematical...

Voros, Joseph

Sandstrom, Gregory

European Humanities University Position: Curator of Core Humanitarian Studies, Lecturer, Department of Media Studies.

Sandstrom, Gregory

Robinson, Neil

Neil Robinson is Professor of Comparative Politics in the Department of Politics and Public Administration, and Director of the Institute for the Study of Knowledge and Society, University of Limerick, Ireland. He previously worked at the universities of York and Essex in the United...

Robinson, Neil