Daniel Ross (born 1970) is an Australianphilosopher and filmmaker, best known as the author of Violent Democracy (2004) and the co-director of the film The Ister (2004). Ross is currently a Prometeo researcher at Yachay Tech, Ecuador. His work is influenced by Bernard Stiegler, and he is a translator or co-translator of numerous texts by Stiegler, including seven books.
Ross obtained his doctorate from Monash University in 2002, under the supervision of Michael Janover. It was entitled Heidegger and the Question of the Political and focused in particular on two of Heidegger's lecture courses, Plato's Sophist and Hölderlin's Hymn "The Ister".