Stelios Virvidakis studied philosophy in Athens, Paris and at Princeton University. He has taught at various Greek and international universities and is currently Professor of Epistemology and Ethics at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science at the Νational and Kapodistrian University of Athens. His publications include academic books in metaethics, textbooks for the teaching of philosophy in Greek high schools as well as articles in Greek, French and English, mainly on ethics, epistemology, the philosophy of religion and the philosophy of literature. He is a member of the Steering Committee of the Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Philosophiques (FISP). In 2006, he was awarded the title of "Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes Académiques" by the French Government.