Curriculum Vitae


Paul C.W. Davies




British & Australian


BSc First Class in Physics, University College London, 1967
Ph.D, Physics Department, University College London, 1970
DSc honoris causa, Macquarie University, Sydney (2006)
DSc honoris causa, Chapman University, California (2009)

Professional Appointments 

2012 - Regents’ Professor, Arizona State University
2006 - Director, Beyond: Center for Fundamental Concepts in Science, College Professor, Arizona State University
2001 - 2006 Professor of Natural Philosophy, Macquarie University 
1998 - Visiting Professor, Department of Physics, Imperial College London 
1998 - Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics, University of Queensland
1993 - 1997 Professor of Natural Philosophy, Department of Physics, The University of Adelaide 
1990 - 1993 Professor of Mathematical Physics, The University of Adelaide
1980 - 1990 Professor of Theoretical Physics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
1972 - 1980 Lecturer in Mathematics, King's College, University of London
1970 - 1972 Research Fellow, Institute of Theoretical Astronomy, University of Cambridge

Professional Organizations

Fellow, PLuS Alliance
Advisory Committee, Breakthrough Listen  
Advisory Board, The Penrose Institute  
International Advisory Board, Big Questions Institute
Board Member, Congresso Futuro
Advisory Board, University of New South Wales
Board Member, ICE at Dartmouth College
Editorial Board of the journal Oncogene  
Editorial Board of the journal Convergent Science Physical Oncology  
Member, Chapman University's Center for Quantum Studies
Member, International Academy of Astronautics
Fellow, American Physical Society
Fellow, UK Institute of Physics
Chartered Physicist (CPhys), UK Institute of Physics
Fellow, Australian Institute of Physics
Fellow, World Economic Forum
Fellow, Royal Literary Society
Honorary Fellow, Indian Astronomical Society
Honorary Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Physics 
Corresponding Member, International Academy of Astronautics
Member, New York Academy of Sciences
Member, Foundational Questions Institute
Member, International Association of Mathematical Physics
Member, Australasian Society for General Relativity and Gravitation
Member, International Society for Science and Religion
Member, Royal Society of New South Wales