Jennifer Morton is a philosophy professor at the University of Pennyslvania and a senior fellow at the Center for Ethics and Education. She received her A.B. in philosophy from Princeton University and her Ph.D. in philosophy from Stanford University. Professor Morton grew up in Lima, Peru. She works mainly in philosophy of action, philosophy of education, and political philosophy. Her book, Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility (Princeton University Press, 2019), discusses the ethical compromises made by students who seek upward mobility through education.
This podcast episode is included in the curriculum:
Ethical Costs: The Case of Higher Education and Social Mobility Curriculum