Professor of Philosophy
Department Chair (May 2015 - )
Ph.D., Yale, 1991
Specialties: Neoplatonism, Plato, Ancient Philosophy
Current Projects: Plotinus, Ennead V.1. On the Three Primary Levels of Reality. Translation with an Introduction and Commentary. To be published by Parmenides Publishing in the series The Enneads of Plotinus with Philosophical Commentaries.
“The Book of the Exposition of Pure Goodness,” a study of Proclus’ Elements of Theology.
Thinking Being: Introduction to Metaphysics in the Classical Tradition. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2014.
Theophany: The Neoplatonic Philosophy of Dionysius the Areopagite. Albany: SUNY Press, 2007.
“The Motion of Intellect: On the Neoplatonic Reading of Sophist 248e-249d.” International Journal of the Platonic Tradition 8 (2014): 135-160.
“Esse Tantum and the One." Quaestiones Disputatae 1 (2011): 163-178.
"Neither One nor Many: God and the Gods in Plotinus, Proclus, and Aquinas." Dionysius 28 (2010): 167-191.
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