Welcome! I'm a philosophy professor at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. My research and writing center on virtue ethics and environmental ethics, with a special interest in preserving wild nature. I'm the author of How Many Is Too Many? The Progressive Argument for Reducing Immigration into the United States, published by University of Chicago Press, and author of Thoreau's Living Ethics: Walden and the Pursuit of Virtue and co-editor of the anthology Life on the Brink: Environmentalists Confront Overpopulationboth published by University of Georgia Press. I am an affiliated faculty member of CSU’s School of Global Environmental Sustainability and immediate past president of the International Society for Environmental Ethics. I live in Fort Collins with my wife Kris and sons Henry and Tom.