Joining the Oxford Centre for Socio-Legal Studies in 2017, Simon’s research focuses on the judicial reputation of high courts. He is pursuing an MSt in Socio-Legal Studies under the supervision of Prof Krukchyian.
Simon completed his undergraduate studies in Law (Bc.) in 2014, at the Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia. Simon then spent a semester studying in Norway, at the University of Bergen, before winning a Japanese govt. scholarship (the only doctoral/graduate degree student in Slovakia for the year 2015) to pursue a master's degree in Comparative Law and Politics (LL.M) at Nagoya University, Japan.
Simon is an Academic Assistant at I-CONnect, the blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law, and an Editor of the Global Review of Constitutional Law. While in Japan he taught an undergraduate course at Meijo University, in Nagoya. In Oxford, Simon is a member of the organising committee of the Public Law Discussion Group.
Among Simon's research interests are judicial studies, activism, court sociology, and electoral disputes.