Associate Professor of Philosophy
Office: Aquinas Hall 220
Phone: (202) 319-6658
The Catholic University of America
School of Philosophy
Washington, DC 20064, USA
Ph.D., University of Ottawa, 1986
Areas of Interest
Aquinas, Aristotle, Augustine, Philosophy of Human Nature
The Maynooth Annual Aquinas Lecture 2015
"Malice in the Light of Reason: Aquinas on Anger, Envy, and Hatred"
|Thomas Aquinas. Commentaries on Aristotle’s “On Sense and What Is Sensed” and “On Memory and Recollection.” Translated with introductions and notes by Kevin White and Edward M. Macierowski. Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 2005.|
|John Capreolus on the Virtues. Translated by Romanus Cessario and Kevin White. Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 2001.|
“Act and Fact: On a Disputed Question in Recent Thomistic Metaphysics,” The Review of Metaphysics 68 (2014): 287-312.
"Accidents and Incidents: A Phenomenologist Reads T.S. Eliot," Logos 17 (2014): 169-83.
For a related reflection, by William Mahrt of Stanford University, see his "Sacred Rhetoric: Microphones and the Homogenization of Liturgy," in Sacred Architecture Journal 24 (2013).
"Pleasure, a Supervenient End." In Aquinas and the Nicomachean Ethics, edited by Tobias Hoffmann, Jörn Müller, and Matthias Perkams. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. Pp. 220-238.
“Friendship Degree Zero: Aquinas on Good Will.” Nova et Vetera 9 (2011): 539–78.
Review of: Bernard N. Schumacher, ed. A Cosmopolitan Hermit: Modernity and Tradition in the Philosophy of Josef Pieper (2009), in Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews (February 20, 2010)
“Aquinas on Purpose.” Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 81 (2008): 133–47.
“The Quodlibets of Thomas Aquinas.” In Theological Quodlibeta in the Middle Ages: The Thirteenth Century, edited by Christopher Schabel. Leiden: Brill, 2006, 49–133.
“Three Previously Unpublished Chapters from St. Thomas Aquinas’s Commentary on Aristotle’s Meteora: Sentencia super Meteora 2.13-15.” Mediaeval Studies 54 (1992): 49-93.