Research Fellow at the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, the Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities, and Christ Church, at the University of Oxford.
She is also the Director of a research project funded by Telefónica on Data, Privacy, and the Individual at the Center for the Governance of Change at the IE Business School in Madrid. She is the editor of the forthcoming Oxford Handbook of Digital Ethics and has just finished a book on privacy. She is interested in digital ethics, practical ethics more generally, political philosophy, and public policy. Her work has been featured in various media outlets, including The Guardian, The New York Times, Slate, the BBC, Aeon, The Independent, Al Jazeera, The Conversation, the Huffington Post, and El País.
Her academic work has been published in the Harvard Business Review, Nature Energy, and Nature Electronics, among others. Carissa holds a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Oxford. She has received numerous academic awards, including the British-Spanish Society Prize granted by the Embassy of Spain in the United Kingdom, and the National Award for Excellent Academic Performance from the Spanish Ministry of Education.