John Vervaeke is a Cognitive Psychologist and Cognitive Scientist, Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto and co-author of the book Zombies in Western Culture:  A 21st Century crisis. 

Dr. Vervaeke talks about martial arts, the flow experience, meaning in life, the meaning crisis and the pursuit of wisdom. 
 He has been teaching at the University of Toronto since 1994. 
He currently teaches courses in the Psychology department on thinking and reasoning with an emphasis on insight problem solving, cognitive development with an emphasis on the dynamical nature of development, and higher cognitive processes with an emphasis on intelligence, rationality, mindfulness, and the Psychology of wisdom.