Michael Caligiuri is an alumnus of the University of Manitoba and the University of Ottawa, where earned degrees in both the sciences and humanities, and a PhD in Religious Studies. He is a Research Fellow of St. Paul’s College and an instructor in Catholic Studies and Religious Studies at the University of Manitoba. His areas of focus include religious and secular bioethics, issues in body modification technology, cybernetics and nanotechnology, as well as historic and modern applications of religious systems in science and ethics.