Susan Schneider

Associate Professor & AIMS Director


Susan Schneider writes about the fundamental nature of the self and mind, especially from the vantage point of issues in philosophy of mind, AI, astrobiology, metaphysics and cognitive science. She is the Distinguished Scholar at the Library of Congress, a faculty member in YHouse, and is a visiting member of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Princeton.  The topics she has written about most recently include the mind-body problem, superintelligent AI, the nature of life, the mathematical nature of physics, whether the mind is a program, and the nature of the person.