Tim Maudlin is Professor of Philosophy at New York University. He received his B. A. in Physics and Philosophy from Yale and his Ph.D. in History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Pittsburgh. His work centers on the interpretation of physical theory: how the mathematical structures used in physics may be understood as presenting a physical account of the world. His most recent books are "Philosophy of Physics: Space and Time and New Foundations for Physical Geometry." He is a Guggenheim fellow, and a member of the Academie Internationale de Philosophie des Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.