Contributors to the issue: Evolution and Big History: Dimensions, Trends, and Forecasts

Gelis-Filho, Antonio

Bachelor in Law (University of São Paulo), obtained his PhD in Management at FGV-EAESP in São Paulo, Brazil, where he teaches now at business management and at public management programs, both at undergraduate and graduate levels. His research interests include geopolitics and...

Brewer, Joe

The Evolution Institute

Richerson, Peter J.

University of California, Davis

Gorter, Rendt

Social scientist who obtained his PhD studying environmental democracy at the University of Auckland in New Zealand, where he continues to live and work.

Sorokina, Olga A.

Studied the Deap-Sea Lilies Crinoidea, Millecinida for her PhD in marine zoology and ecology at the Institute of Oceanology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow. The work was dedicated to their systematic ways of evolution and dissemination of the taxa over the World Ocean.

Gilbert, K

Has been a pioneer of Big History ever since his undergraduate days at MIT in the Sixties. A synchronistic series of defining moments and fascinating insights were initiated at that time ultimately transforming his perspectives. These experiences in-spired his lifelong project and quest for creativity...

Benjamin, Craig

Associate Professor of History in the Frederik J. Meijer Honors College at Grand Valley State University in Michigan, USA. At GVSU Craig teaches Big History, world history, and East Asian history, to students at all levels, from first-year to post-graduate. Craig is a frequent guest presenter at conferences...

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.

Hookes, David

University of Liverpool, Liverpool, Merseyside (United Kingdom) David Hookes was born into a working class family close to the Liverpool dock road. Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, he received a BA in Natural Sciences...

Hookes, David

Ternyik, Stephen I.

Stephen I. Ternyik, MA, is private entrepreneurial economics scholar/educator, with a focus on quantum monetary science, since 1985 (consultancy, innovation, investment). He pursued studies in social science in Berlin, Tokyo, New York and Jerusalem. His recent books are Economics...

Ternyik, Stephen I.