Curriculum Vitae

A full copy of my cv is here.


Teaching Fellow, Department of Politics and International Studies & University Senior Tutor for Politics, Philosophy & Economics, University of Warwick (2015 – )

Postdoctoral Researcher, Centre for Philosophy of Social & Natural Sciences, London School of Economics and Political Science (2013-15)

LSE Teaching Fellow in Political Theory, Department of Government, London School of Economics and Political Science (2011-13)


PhD Political Theory, New York University.

MA War Studies, Kings College London.

BA Social and Political Sciences, King’s College, Cambridge University



“Motivation Ethics” (book), Bloomsbury Academic, published 2017.

“The philosophy of estimating human welfare”, (in development for 2018/19)

Articles published

“Hempel, Grue and the Logical Empiricist Baseline”, Erkenntnis, July 2017.

“Classifying states: instrumental rhetoric or a compelling normative theory?”, Ethics & Global Politics, July 2017 (with P. Maffetone).

“Interpersonal Comparisons of the Good: Epistemic not Impossible”, Utilitas, Sept 2016.

“Markets on the Margin: Sweatshops” in “Politics, Philosophy and Economics: The Key Read- ings”, Oxford University Press, Eds Anomaly, Brennan, Munger, Sayre-McCord, June 2015 (based on Coakley & Kates 2013).

“The Ethical and Economic Case for Sweatshop Regulation”, Journal of Business Ethics, Oct 2013, Vol 117, Issue 3, (with M. Kates).

“On the Value of Political Legitimacy”, Politics, Philosophy & Economics, Nov 2011, Vol 10, No. 4.

Review of “Political Judgement” by Richard Bourke & Raymond Geuss, Political Studies Review, 2011, Vol 9.

Articles under Review / In development

“Is there in fact a Ravens’ Paradox?” (under review)

“Induction as the avoidance of arbitrary qualification” (under review)

“Unfreedom as the clash of ends” (in development)


As Instructor (for further teaching experience please see cv link above):

2017-18 “Interdisciplinary topics in PPE”, undergraduate cross-disciplinary course.

2015-18 “Issues in Political Theory”, large 200+ undergraduate course, am module director, delivered half of the lectures and many seminars, year-long.

2015-18 “Normative Analysis”, Warwick Graduate Seminar in ethics & political philosophy (taught half of the classes)

2011-13 “Introduction to Contemporary Political Theory”, LSE, delivered all the lectures, course director

2012-13 “Foundations of Political Theory”, LSE Graduate Lectures & Seminars on the philoso- phy of method (co-taught)

2011-13 “The Liberal Idea of Freedom”, LSE Graduate Seminar, Spring 2010. Course director & took all sessions.