Mike Heiser is a scholar in the fields of biblical studies and the ancient Near East. He is Scholar-in-Residence at Logos Bible Software. Mike earned his Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible and Semitic Languages at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2004. He also earned an M.A. in the same field at Wisconsin, along with an M.A. in Ancient History from the University of Pennsylvania (major fields: Ancient Israel and Egyptology).
Mike maintains three blogs: The Naked Bible (biblical studies), PaleoBabble (weird beliefs about antiquity), and UFO Religions (how belief in ETs intersects with religion). Links to his blogs are available via his homepage: www.drmsh.com. He teaches ancient languages online at MEMRA (www.memraonline.com).
Mike is also well known as the author of the supernatural-paranormal thriller, The Facade, and his contribution to the free video documentary, Ancient Aliens Debunked (www.ancientaliensdebunked.com). He is not a ufologist, but FATE Magazine named Mike to its 2005 list of the 100 most influential people in the field.