Harris Manchester College
University of Oxford
Fellows & Staff - Governing Body

Dr Joshua Hordern

Joshua Hordern is University Lecturer in Christian Ethics. Dr Hordern read Classics at New College, Oxford and went on to study Theology, gaining a Postgraduate Diploma and an MSt. His doctoral studies were at the University of Edinburgh after which he undertook a postdoctoral research fellowship at Wolfson College, Cambridge. During this time he lectured at the Faculty of Divinity and was Associate Director of the Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics.


BA, DipTh, MSt (Oxford), PhD (Edinburgh)


Moral theology

Research Interests:

Affections, political theology, healthcare, Islam


Dr Hordern teaches Christian Ethics in the University and is Lecturer in Theology at Jesus College.

Department Information:

Faculty of Theology and Religion

Contact Information:

Email: joshua.hordern@hmc.ox.ac.uk