JD Candidate, University of Michigan

Andrew is a JD Candidate interested in neurolaw---especially as it pertains to psychopathy and LGBTQ studies. He is currently researching how developments in neuroscience challenge essentialist models of homosexuality. Andrew received his B.A in philosophy from The Colorado College in 2013 and an M.A. in philosophy from Georgia State University in 2016. His articles have been featured in Newsweek, The Washington Post, Foxnews, Slate, Liberaland, BusinessTech, MSN News, and The University of Oxford Practical Ethics Blog.
He recently joined twitter @andrew_vierra
Some of his more recent work can be found here: https://gsu.academia.edu/AndrewVierra


  • 2017–present
    JD Candidate, UMich
  • 2018–present
    Graduate Instructor , UMich-Cognitive Science


  • 2016 
    Georgia State University, MA Philosophy
  • 2013 
    Colorado College, BA Philosophy

Grants and Contracts

  • 2016
    Fulbright Research Grant
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