Nathan Fisher

Ph.D. Student


Jewish Mysticism, Abrahamic Contemplative Traditions, Contemplative Sciences, Embodied Cognition and Nonlinear Systems


B.A. Religious Studies, Vanderbilt University (2011)

Ph.D. Student Religious Studies, University of California Santa Barbara


Nathan joined the Clinical and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory at Brown University where he managed the "Varieties of Contemplative Experience" study from 2012-2015.  He received the Francisco J. Varela Research Award from the Mind and Life Institute in 2012.