Joan McGregor is a visiting fellow with the Mercatus Center’s Program on Pluralism and Civil Exchange. She is also a professor in the School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies at Arizona State University, and a senior global futures scientist with the university’s Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory. Dr. McGregor’s research interests are focused on a number of questions in moral, legal and ethical philosophy, most recently on issues of food, food justice, and food sustainability.
Advance research on how educational institutions can effectively foster epistemic virtues (humility, intellectual honesty, curiosity, equal dignity) and develop habits that form moral capital among the next generation of students
Develop a curriculum on fostering intellectual and moral habits that may become a template for educational institutions seeking to establish approaches for boosting epistemic virtues