Professor Morley's primary interest and contribution to the department lies in his devotion to the students. His skill, wisdom, commitment and sensitivity in advising is very well-known throughout the Arts College. Comments about Michael Morley speak to his devotion: "[Mike Morley] is exactly the sort of advisor that Cornell needs..."; "...has a creative and total commitment to taking care of students..."; "...has been available to everyone's advisees who wander in unhappy." These comments speak eloquently of Prof. Michael D. Morley.
Professor Morley's primary research interests lie in the areas of advanced mathematical logic and model theory.