Andrei A. Buckareff

Professor of Philosophy; Co-Director of the Cognitive Science Program


I teach courses on various topics in metaphysics, epistemology, and cognitive science. My research these days is primarily focused on applying a neo-Aristotelian ontology of causal powers to address various problems in the metaphysics of science and to address some puzzles in the metaphysics of mind and agency along with developing a pantheistic conception of the divine. In what passes for my spare time, I enjoy brewing beer, hiking, mountain biking, skateboarding, snowboarding, and vegan cooking. I live in Ulster County with my spouse, son, and two cats.


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School of Liberal Arts


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