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Daniel Groll

Chair of Philosophy, Philosophy

Professor of Philosophy, Philosophy

Education & Professional History

McGill University, BMus, BA; University of Chicago, PhD

I am a Professor in the philosophy department at Carleton College and the director of Ethical Inquiry at Carleton. I’m also an Affiliate Faculty Member at the Center for Bioethics at the University of Minnesota.


I play music with Louis and Dan and the Invisible Band and The Counterfactuals

At Carleton since 2009.

Current Courses

  • Fall 2023
    PHIL 100: This Course is About Discourse: An Introduction to Philosophy Through Dialogues
    PHIL 213: Ethics
    PHIL 299: Ethics Bowl
    PHIL 398: Comps Proposal
  • Winter 2024
    PHIL 201: Fables, Stories, and Philosophy
    PHIL 291: Independent Study
    PHIL 298: Junior Seminar: Normativity
    PHIL 400: Integrative Exercise
  • Spring 2024
    PHIL 123: Topics in Medical Ethics
    PHIL 289: Death, Dying and Discussion