Deni Elliott is an ethicist and has been active in practical ethics since the 1980s. She holds the Eleanor Poynter Jamison Chair in Media Ethics and Press Policy at the University of South Florida St, where she teaches practical ethics. Professor Elliott was one of the first Rockefeller Fellows in Professional Ethics at Dartmouth College, and the first full-time director of Dartmouth’s Institute for the Study of Applied and Professional Ethics. She is also a founding member of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) and serves on its Executive Board. She received a M.A. in Philosophy and D.Ed. in Philosophy of Education from Harvard University.