Professor and Chair
Department of Philosophy
Azusa Pacific University
Executive Vice President-Treasurer
The Hume Society
RICO VITZ is Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy at Azusa Pacific University, serves as the Executive Vice President-Treasurer of the Hume Society, and was a Research Fellow at Biola University's Center for Christian Thought. He is the author of Reforming the Art of Living: Nature, Virtue, and Religion in Descartes’s Epistemology (Springer), co-editor of The Ethics of Belief: Individual and Social (Oxford), and the editor of Turning East: Contemporary Philosophers and the Ancient Christian Faith (St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press) and of “Ethical and Religious Themes in Humean Philosophy” (a special edition of Res Philosophica). His work has appeared in The Oxford Handbook of David Hume, Journal of the History of Philosophy, The Modern Schoolman, Journal of Philosophical Research, Hume Studies, and Christian Bioethics.