Meet the Dean

Dr. Daniel E. Palmer joined Kent State University's Trumbull Campus in 2001 and has served as Assistant Dean there since 2010. He is an associate professor in the Department of Philosophy in the College of Arts and Sciences. Palmer has a strong record of service as the chair of the Regional Campus Faculty Advisory Committee, chair of the Trumbull Campus Faculty Council, co-chair of the Trumbull Campus Retention Committee, and is active in civic groups in the Mahoning Valley and surrounding areas.

Palmer earned his Ph. D. from Purdue University and holds a master's degree from Villanova University and a bachelor's degree from Bowling Green State University. His primary research interests include ethical theory, business and professional ethics, and health care ethics. His published work has appeared in journals such as Business Ethics Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics, Ratio, British Journal of Aesthetics, and The Journal of Value Inquiry.