Philosopher & Theologian

  • 15+ years of professional experience as a teacher, lecturer, and module convener 
  • Recognised excellence as an instructor of theology, ethics, and spirituality and psychology and mental health 
  • Author of 15+ book chapters or articles with well-known academic journals and publishers 
  • Published book monograph on Lacan and John of the Cross with Palgrave Macmillan 
  • PhD, MA, BA, PGCE, and Post-doctoral degree in Theology and Philosophical Theology 
  • Experienced academic editor with the University of Nottingham’s Taiwan Insight Journal and other academic publishers 
  • Expert at utilising the latest technology and software to deliver a seamless lecturing experience to students 


  • PhD in Philosophical Theology (No Corrections), St Mary’s University Twickenham, 2019 
  • MA in Pastoral Theology (Distinction), St Mary’s University Twickenham, 2009 
  • PGCE in Further Education, Greenwich University, 2012 
  • BA, Single Honours in Theology, Philosophy and Religious studies, St Mary’s University Twickenham, 2007 



  • Theology: Systematic and pastoral 
  • Spirituality 
  • Philosophical Theology 
  • Analytic Philosophical tradition 
  • Ethics: Normative and metaethics 

Specialisation in Research: 

  • Psychoanalysis and mental health: clinic and theory 
  • Mystical Theology 
  • Continental Philosophy 


  • Module Convener and Lecturer at St Mary’s University, Theology, Philosophy and Ethics and Mystical Theology and Spiritual Direction, September 2021-Present 
  • Editor for publishers: 2021-Present: 
  1. “A New Beginning or More of the Same? (2021): The European Union and East Asia After Brexit” 
  1. “Psychoanalysis and the Politics of the Family (Palgrave, 2023): The Crisis of Initiation” (The Palgrave Lacan Series) 
  1. “Beyond the Analogical Imagination (Cambridge University Press, September 2023): The Theological Anthropology of David Tracy” 
  • Visiting lecturer and Independent Researcher, 2021-Present 
  • Proofreader and Copy Editor at Taiwan Insight, 2020-Present 
  • Head and founder of philosophical organisation SISOPP (Saigon International School of Practical Philosophy) in Ho Chi Minh City, 2016 
  • Tutor of English, 2016 
  • Religious Education and Core Curriculum Teacher at Saint Francis Xavier College Clapham, 2009- 2016 
  • Visiting lecturer at St Mary’s University College lecturing on Contemporary Themes in Philosophy and Theology, 2013-2015 
  • Programme leader for youth retreat centre (SPEC) at All Saints Pastoral Centre, 2008-2009. 
  • English language tutor to a family in Lublin, Poland, 2008 
  • Volunteer Pastoral Care assistant to the YMCA, 2007-2004. 
  • Martial arts coach to Liverpool University Student Union Wushu Association, 2001-2004 


  • Dissertation Prize at St Mary’s University College, 2007 
  • British Citizenship Award, 2001 
  • British National Champion in Chinese Martial Arts, 2003