Allan Mazur

Syracuse University — Syracuse, NY

Allan Mazur, a sociologist and engineer, is professor of public affairs in the Maxwell School at Syracuse University, and a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.  He is author or coauthor of over 150 academic articles and eight books, most recently Implausible Beliefs in the Bible, Astrology, and UFOs.  Mazur does research on social aspects of science, technology and environment; and on biological aspects of sociology.

Allen can be reached via e-mail at amazur [at] syr [dot] edu

Topic(s): Religion, Sociology & Anthropology

Sub-topic(s): Paranormal & fringe-science claims