Alison Morley is a photo editor, consultant and educator. She has been the chair of the documentary photography and photojournalism program at the International Center of Photography in New York since 2000. As a photo editor, she has been the photography director of The New York Times Sophisticated Traveler, Audubon, Civilization, Esquire, Mirabella, Elle, and The Los Angeles Times Magazine.
Currently, she works as a consultant for photographers, agencies and magazines. She has edited several major monographs and has curated touring exhibitions for Blood and Honey: A Balkan War Journal and Afghanistan: The Road to Kabul, both by Ron Haviv, among others.
She has written on photography for magazines and books and has lectured and led workshops in the United States, as well as in Argentina, Bangladesh, China, Colombia, Hungary, Peru, The Philippines, Spain, Thailand and Uganda.