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Our faculty members are scholars in bioethics, literature, law, history, religion, anthropology, and philosophy. They are leaders in the areas of the culture of ethics, including religious worldviews, in the epistemology of medicine, and in disability ethics. Learn more via their faculty profiles below.

Megan Crowley-Matoka is Director of our Master of Arts program.

Watson, Katherine L

Watson, Katherine L

Associate Professor of Medical Education, Medical Social Sciences (Determinants of Health) and Obstetrics and Gynecology


Professor Katie Watson is a lawyer (New York U School of Law) who clerked in the federal judiciary and practiced public interest law before coming to Northwestern, and a bioethicist who completed fell... [more]