Alexander Skiles

University of Georgia (BA)

University of Notre Dame (MA) 

University of Notre Dame (Ph.D.)

Alexander Skiles is currently a Swiss National Science Foundation 'Advanced Postdoc.Mobility' fellow in the Department of Philosophy at New York University. His research primarily focuses on the following four topics: (i) non-causal explanation in metaphysics and the physical sciences, (ii) the logic of identity, essence, and individuation, (iii) the nature of existence, and (iv) metaphysical issues in classical Buddhist thought.