Ted has spent most of his life with his head in philosophy and his feet on the soccer pitch. He has a BS in Physics and a BA in Philosophy from Southern Methodist University, an MA in the History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and both an MA and a PhD in Philosophy from Boston University. Ted had a brief semi-pro career as a midfielder before returning to amateur ball, has refereed professional and collegiate games, and, at various times, has coached youth, ODP, high-school, and college teams. He is currently a Lecturer in Philosophy and trains with the Men’s Soccer Club at the University of Tennessee.
Dr. Richards was recently honored as the Quest Scholar of the Week by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, for his work on this publication.