Megan Levis Scheirer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of the Practice, Joint with Engineering


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264 Geddes Hall

Megan Levis Sheirer, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of the practice with the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Social Concerns and College of Engineering. She recently completed her postdoctoral fellowship with Notre Dame’s Technology Ethics Center and Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Dr. Levis has a Ph.D. in bioengineering from the University of Notre Dame. Her research interests relate to questions concerning how technology shapes the cultural understanding of what it means to be human, and how technology can be designed to encourage virtue and the common good. She is also working to bring more character formation into the engineering curriculum at the University. Dr. Levis currently teaches tech ethics courses and first-year engineering courses.