Clair Morrissey

Associate Professor, Philosophy

Morrissey's areas of concentration are practical ethics, philosophy of law, biomedical ethics, environmental ethics, and the philosophy of race and gender.


  • Email: cmorrissey@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-2792
  • Office: Swan Hall Room #203
  • Office Hours: Monday 3-5 and Friday 1-3

Department Chair, Philosophy

Education: B.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; M.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

She previously taught courses in bioethics, social ethics and political thought, and others at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Morrissey's honors and awards include the Pacific APA's graduate student outstanding paper prize in 2009.