Walter Van Herck (°Mortsel, 1962) studied philosophy at UAntwerpen and KU Leuven. He obtained his PhD in Philosophy at the Institute of Philosophy of the KU Leuven in 1996. His main research interests are 18th century philosophy and philosophy of religion. Full time associate professor at UAntwerpen and guest professor at UGent. Editor in Chief of International Journal of Philosophy and Theology (published by Routledge, see www.tandfonline.com/rjpt).