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Dr Jonathan Pugh

Research Fellow

Jonathan Pugh

Jonathan Pugh is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Applied Moral Philosophy at The University of Oxford, on the Wellcome Trust funded project "Neurointerventions in Crime Prevention: An Ethical Analysis". Prior to this, he completed a DPhil project at Oxford University entitled, "Autonomy, Rationality and Contemporary Bioethics". His research interests lie primarily in issues concerning personal autonomy in practical ethics, particularly topics pertaining to informed consent. He has also written on the ethics of deep brain stimulation,  human embryonic stem cell research, and the use of gene-editing technologies.