Matt MacKenzie

Contact Information

Phone: 970.491.6351


Office: Eddy 235

Role: Faculty

Position: Associate Professor

  • Indian and Buddhist philosophy
  • philosophy of mind
  • metaphysics


MacKenzie specializes in Buddhist and Indian philosophy, philosophy of mind, and metaphysics. His research takes a cross-cultural, interdisciplinary approach to questions of consciousness, selfhood, and embodiment. He has published in e.g., Philosophy East & West, Asian Philosophy, and Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences. He is currently working on a co-authored book titled Enacting Wisdom: Phenomenology, Cognitive Science, and Asian Philosophy and a book titled Luminous Cognizance: A Cross-Cultural Philosophy of Consciousness.


Ph.D., University of Hawai'i, Manoa, 2003