On March 17, 2011 Dr. Neil Manson gave a talk at the University of Scranton on the fine-tuning argument for the existence of God. The talk was sponsored by the SJLA Honors Program. After earning a PhD in philosophy from Syracuse University, Dr. Manson was Gifford Research Fellow in Natural Theology at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, and a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Notre Dame Center for Philosophy and Religion. He is currently Professor of Philosophy at the University of Mississippi. He has published widely on aspects of the design argument and environmental philosophy.