Associate Professor of Philosophy and Asian and Asian American Studies
Coordinator of South Asia Studies
Ph.D., Philosophy, 2002, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Areas of Study and Interest
Indian and Tibetan Buddhist philosophy
Introduction to Asian Philosophy
Law and Justice
AAAS Majors Seminar
Religion, Ethics and Law
The Training Anthology of Śāntideva: A Translation of the Śikṣā-samuccaya. Oxford University Press, 2016.
"Śāntideva," first published September 19, 2016, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, available at http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/shantideva/
Co-author of Moonpaths: Ethics and Emptiness. By the Cowherds. Oxford University Press, 2016.
Consequences of Compassion: An Interpretation and Defense of Buddhist Ethics. Oxford University Press, 2009.
“Ethics in Indian and Tibetan Buddhism,” first published June 22, 2010, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, available at http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/ethics-indian-buddhism/#Oth