Official Title: Assistant Professor | Head of the Department of Catholic Theology

Faculty: Faculty of Religious Studies and Philosophy


Short Bio

1986: Born in Macau.2004—2008: Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management at Instituto de FormaçãoTurística, , Macau2008—2012: Bachelor of Christian Studies at the University of Saint Joseph, Macau/ Sacrae Theologiae Baccalaureus at Universidade Católica Portuguesa2012—2013: MA in Theology and Religious Studies at Katholieke UniversiteitLeuven, Belgium2013—2014: Master of Advanced Studies in Theology and Religious Studies /Sacrae Theologiae Licentiatus at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium2014—Feb 2019: Doctor of Theology / Sacrae Theologiae Doctor at KatholiekeUniversiteit Leuven, BelgiumSep 2019—Present: Assistant Professor at FRS, USJ


  • A Cognitive Semantic Study of Biblical Hebrew: The Root šlm for Completeness-Balance. Studies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics 104. Leiden: Brill, 2021.

  • “What Goes Around Comes Around? The (Non-)Existence of (Divine) Retribution in Ancient Chinese Literature and the Hebrew Bible.” In Sacred and the Everyday: Comparative Approaches to Literature, Religious and Secular. Edited by Stephen Morgan. 183–196. Macau: University of Saint Joseph Press, 2021.

  • “The Magnificat: Read from Its Sources?” Orientis Aura: Macau Perspectives in Religious Studies 2 (2017): 7-38.

  • “Hybridity as Given and Gift: Macao and Samaria.” Hapág: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Theological Research 10 No. 2 (2013): 69-84.W


Year 1 Master
3 credits
Year 2 Bachelor
3 credits
3 credits
Year 3 Bachelor
3 credits
4 credits
Year 3
3 credits