Thomas Suddendorf is a full professor in the School of Psychology at the University of Queensland, Australia. He has received honors and distinctions for both his research and teaching, including awards from the Australian Academy of Social Sciences, the Australian Psychological Society and the American Psychological Association. He has written over a dozen book chapters and published more than 90 articles, including a 2007 paper on mental time travel that has become one of the most highly cited in the field of neuroscience and behaviour. He is regularly invited to give talks, keynote addresses and public lectures. His work has been covered in many distinguished international media outlets (such as ABC, BBC, Der Spiegel, Die Zeit, Discover, Science, Science News, Spektrum der Wissenschaft and Sueddeutsche Zeitung). He has particularly strong media links in the US and UK, and has been interviewed for recent stories in New Scientist and the New York Times.