Jacy is a co-founder and Research Fellow at the Sentience Institute.
He researches the complex social and moral dimensions of emerging technologies and scientific discovery. His first book,
The End of Animal Farming,
analyzes the development of food technologies such as plant-based and cell-cultured meat. Psychologist
Steven Pinker said the book "places the issue of factory farming in the context of human progress and
presents compelling arguments on how we should deal with it today.”
His research has been featured in The Guardian, Vox, Forbes, and other global media outlets, and he has has presented his research at conferences and events in over 20 countries. He is from Huntsville, Texas and currently lives in New York City with his wife Kelly, their dogs Apollo and Dionysus, and their two rescued chickens Snow and Dualla. Please get in touch to discuss collaboration, interviews, writing, lectures, or other matters, or follow him on Twitter.