Dr Ben Trubody is a part-time lecturer in Religion, Philosophy and Ethics at the University of Gloucestershire, a Fellow of the Academy of Higher Education and published author. Ben completed his Ph.D. at the University of Gloucestershire in 2014 going on to give conference papers nationally and internationally. Prior to returning to H.E. Ben trained to be a RE teacher, with undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in theology, philosophy, sociology and teacher training. His research interests and publications are wide ranging from phenomenology and existentialism to philosophy of science and expertise. His new year's resolution is to finish writing his book and to stop making resolutions he can't keep.