Joshua Pike


Josh is currently working on his DPhil, under the supervision of Professor John Gardner, Professor Ruth Chang, and Dr James Edwards. His research is on the nature of guidance and its implications for our relationship with the law and the normative world.

Josh is also Martin Senior Scholar and lecturer at Worcester College, Oxford, where he previously read for his BA and BCL.

He was a co-convenor of the Oxford Jurisprudence Discussion Group and an editor of the Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal from 2018-20.

Research Interests

Jurisprudence; normativity and practical reasoning

Research projects & programmes

Jurisprudence in Oxford Research Group