Daniel Walter Jr.
Walter F. Daniel Jr. works in neuropsychology research in Charlotte, North Carolina. Presently, he is interested in the psychological, neuropsychological, and neurological correlatives of religious experience (especially mystical experience), science and religion, philosophy of religion, and theology. He is creating The Mystical Experience Foundation (MEF), a non-profit Internet web-based foundation dedicated to the study of mystical experience. He is a brother in the Order of the Cistercians of the Strict Observance, an ecumenical Roman Catholic contemplative (mystical) order. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa in psychology, religious/philosophical studies (with honors), and premedical studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.