Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Law, College of Psychology and Liberal Arts
Ph.D., Philosophy, Arizona State University, 2019
M.A., Philosophy, Arizona State University, 2013
J.D., J. Reuben Clark Law School, 2009
B.A., Brigham Young University, 2004
Dr. Pike writes at the intersection of moral and political philosophy, law, and technology. He is especially interested in the challenges posed by values inculcation, either in the minds of human children or in hypothetical mechanical "minds." He also researches contractualism and sufficientarianism.
The Trust Model of Children's Rights. Moral Philosophy and Politics (forthcoming).
Model, Scaffold, Inspire: Principles for Bringing Philosophy Online. APA Newsletter on Philosophy in Two-Year Colleges 20, no. 1 (Fall 2020): 2–5.
Virtual Consumption, Sustainability, and Human Well-Being (with Tyler DesRoches). Environmental Values 29, no. 3 (June 2020): 361–378.
Locating the Mislaid Gate: Revitalizing Tinker by Repairing Judicial Overgeneralizations of Technologically Enabled Student Speech. BYU Law Review 2008, no. 3: 971–1007.