Martin Leever

Professor of Philosophy
Director of the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program

Martin Leever
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Briggs
Room: 312
Phone: 313-993-1135
Martin Leever
Areas of Expertise:
Children and Family Ethics
Health Care Ethics


  • Ph.D. from Loyola University of Chicago
  • M.A. from Marquette University
  • B.A. from Marquette University


Martin Leever teaches ethical theory, professional ethics and the history of philosophy. His research and publications focus on ethical issues in the professions and also on the history of philosophy, especially 18th-century Scottish moral philosophy. He also serves as an ethics consultant to social service and health care organizations. Leever holds a B.A. and an M.A. from Marquette University and a Ph.D. from Loyola University of Chicago. He joined Detroit Mercy in 2000. Leever received the Faculty Achievement Award in 2006.