In 2012, I started the Ronin Institute, a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation for scholarly research and communication.

The goal is to create a new model for academia, one that exists outside of the university system, by supporting and connecting independent scholars. This new model is more efficient, more humane, and more creative than the traditional model, as it eliminates the burden of bureaucracy that weighs down universities, and the intellectual constraints imposed by the existing departmental and funding structures.

Learn more about our mission here. Scientiam Consecemus!

Science, Poetry, and Current Events, where "Current" and "Events" are Broadly Construed