Lucia Schwarz

Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Political Economy

Center for Ethics
Undergraduate Program in Political Economy
Office Address
438 Newcomb Hall
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Lucia Schwarz is an Assistant Professor in the Philosophy Department and The Murphy Institute. Previously, she was a Teaching Assistant with the Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program at UNC Chapel Hill. She is also co-director of the PPE Society's Working Group on the Ethical Limits of Academic Inquiry (ELAI). Dr. Schwarz specializes in ethics. Among other things, she is interested in the ethics of consumer choice and society's treatment of non-human animals. 


Education & Affiliations

  • Ph.D. Philosophy, University of Arizona (2021)
  • B.A., Political Science, University of Regensburg (2012)