Jean De Groot


  • School of Philosophy
  • Expertise

  • Aristotle
  • Ancient philosophy
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Husserl
  • Wittgenstein
  • American philosophy
  • Biography

    Jean De Groot received her Ph.D. in History of Science from Harvard University and was a Junior Fellow at Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies in Washington, D.C. She taught part-time in the School of Philosophy while her three children were young, before becoming a full-time member of the faculty in 1994. She served as associate dean of the School of Philosophy from 2000–2008. She is the President (2018–2019) of the American Catholic Philosophical Association.

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    Aristotle’s Empiricism cover

    Aristotle’s Empiricism

    Aristotle’s Empiricism: Experience and Mechanics in the Fourth Century BC

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    Nature in American Philosophy

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