Alexandra Morrison

Alexandra Morrison


  • Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Humanities
  • Ethics and Philosophy Minor Advisor
  • PhD (Philosophy) University of Guelph
  • MA, BA (Philosophy) University of Toronto


Alexandra Morrison is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Michigan Technological University. Her main research areas include 20th century Continental Philosophy especially Phenomenology , Social and Political Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Technology and Engineering Ethics. She is currently working on a manuscript that addresses the role of affect in identity formation and moral agency. She is also working on several interdisciplinary collaborative projects in engineering ethics and computer science as well as ethics and AI in public policy.

Research Areas

  • Continental Philosophy (especially Phenomenology and Existential Thought)
  • Social and Political Philosophy (including Feminist Philosophy)
  • Philosophy and Art (including Literature)
  • Ethical Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Technology
  • Engineering Ethics