Marcy Latta

Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Writing


  • PhD, Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania
  • MA, Philosophy, Tufts University
  • BS, Biology and French, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


  • Taught AP Biology and French at the Academy of the New Church Secondary School
  • Taught philosophy-based writing seminars at University of Pennsylvania

Areas of Expertise/Interest

  • Ethics – environmental and bioethics, Kant’s ethics
  • Relationship between literature and moral philosophy
  • Moral perception
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Staff Information
Campus Address
Doering 112