Richard Sherlock is Professor of Philosophy at Utah State University. He received his Master of Theological Studies and Ph.D. at Harvard University. His philosophical interests include the concept of conscience, early modern arguments for religious toleration, and ethical and conceptual issues in biotechnology. He served as president of The Society for Mormon Philosophy and Theology from 2004 to 2006.
Richard contributed a chapter to Discourses in Mormon Theology: Philosophical and Theological Possibilities.