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Jacob Needleman

Who Am I? Why Am I Here?

Join TNS Host Michael Lerner for another conversation with author, professor, and philosopher Jacob Needleman.

Who Am I? Why Am I Here?


Jacob Needleman

Jacob Needleman is a professor of philosophy at San Francisco State University. He is the author of many books on soul, philosophy, the world’s religions, and the meaning of life. He was featured on Bill Moyers’s acclaimed PBS seriesĀ A World of Ideas.

In addition to his teaching and writing, Needleman serves as a consultant in the fields of psychology, education, medical ethics, philanthropy, and business.