Tomas Pernecky is Professor of Applied Philosophy, Tourism and Event Studies in the Faculty of Culture and Society at the Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand. His intellectual explorations are driven by an ongoing curiosity about our human world. Tomas is the author of Epistemology and Metaphysics for Qualitative Research (SAGE) and a number of edited texts, including Postdisciplinary Knowledge (Routledge) - a rich collection of thought-provoking essays and methodological insights on postdisciplinarity.
Tomas has published in leading journals and continues to work in the areas of epistemology, social ontology / social metaphysics, phenomenology, social constructionism, existentialism, and a host of conceptual, theoretical, and methodological issues such as postdisciplinarity and relationality. He teaches philosophy courses at AUT University, New Zealand.