is the Lillian and Morrie Moss Chair of Excellence in Philosophy at the University of Memphis (2011- ). He holds a secondary appointment as Professorial Fellow at SOLA, University of Wollongong (Australia). He was the recipient of the Humboldt Foundation's first Anneliese Maier Research Award (2012-2018).
From 2007-2015 he held a secondary appointment as Research Professor of Philosophy and Cognitive Science at the University of Hertfordshire (UK). He was Honorary Professor of Philosophy at the University of Copenhagen (2010-15), Honorary Professor of Philosophy at the University of Durham (UK) (2013-16), and Honorary Professor of Health Sciences at the University of Tromsø, Norway (2013-19). He has held visiting positions at the Medical Research Council's Cognitive and Brain Science Unit at Cambridge University, the Danish National Research Foundation Center for Subjectivity Research at the University of Copenhagen, the Ecole Normale Supériure in Lyon, the Centre de Recherche en Epistémelogie Appliquée (CREA), Paris, Die Kolleg-Forschergruppe Bildakt und Verkörperung, Humboldt University in Berlin, and most recently at Keble College, University of Oxford (2016).
He is also a founding editor, and continues as a co-editor-in-chief of Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, an interdisciplinary journal published by Springer (Google Metrics). His research interests include phenomenology and the philosophy of mind, philosophical psychology, embodiment, intersubjectivity, hermeneutics, and the philosophy of time.