Michele S. Moses

Professor of Educational Foundations, Policy, and Practice, University of Colorado

Michele S. Moses is Professor of Educational Foundations, Policy and Practice at the University of Colorado Boulder. She is a philosopher of education who is centrally concerned with education policy studies, especially as related to race, class, gender, and equality of educational opportunity. She has studied affirmative action for over 15 years and is the author of the recently published book Living with Moral Disagreement: The Enduring Controversy about Affirmative Action, (http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/L/bo22776687.html) as well as Embracing Race: Why We Need Race-Conscious Education Policy, and Affirmative Action Matters: Creating Opportunities for Students around the World.


  • –present
    Professor of Educational Foundations and Policy, University of Colorado


  • 1999 
    University of Colorado Boulder, PhD Education


American Educational Research Association Fellow, Fulbright New Century Scholar; American Educational Research Association Early Career Award