Nicolas Bommarito

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Brown

Contact Information:

111 Park Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Phone: (716) 645-2444

Personal Website: Nic Bommarito

Areas of Specialization

Ethics, Buddhist Philosophy, Moral Psychology

Current Research

I'm interested in how various kinds of inner states like pleasure, emotion, attention, and imagination relate to moral character and moral development. 


Introduction to Ethics
Living Well (UB Seminar)

Selected Publications

Inner Virtue (2018) Oxford University Press

Private Solidarity​ (2016) Ethical Theory and Moral Practice Vol. 19 No. 2

"Patience and Perspective" (2014) Philosophy East & West Vol.64 No.2

"Modesty as a Virtue of Attention" (2013) Philosophical Review Vol.122 No.1

"Bile & Bodhisattvas: Śāntideva on Justified Anger" (2011) Journal of Buddhist Ethics Vol.18

Tibetan Philosophy (2010) The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy