Dr. Melissa Moschella is the 2014-2015 Myser Fellow at Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Culture, and an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at The Catholic University of America.
Her work focuses on ethic and political philosophy, especially bioethics, natural law theory, and the moral and political status of the family.
She graduated from Harvard College, has a Master’s in Philosophy from the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, and received her Ph.D. in Political Philosophy from Princeton University.
In addition to her academic work, she also speaks and writes on contemporary political and social issues, including religious freedom, parental rights, the ethics of assisted reproduction, and the defense of marriage.
Her articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The New York Daily News, National Review Online, and The Public Discourse, and she is a regular contributor to EWTN News Nightly.