PhD in Political Science and International Relations awarded by the Free University of Berlin, and Master degree in International Relations awarded by the University of Coimbra.
Assistant Professor at the Department of International Relations of the Autonomous University of Lisbon (UAL). Full Researcher at the Observare-Observatory of Foreign Relations of UAL and associate researcher of the Portuguese Institute of International Relations (IPRI-NOVA).
He was a post-doctoral researcher at IPRI-NOVA (2016-2019), Guest Assistant Professor at Nova University of Lisbon (2018-2019) and at University of Coimbra (2018-2020) and guest researcher at Fudan University, Shanghai (2011-2012).
His research interests focus on international network and multi-level governance and foreign policy making in Brazil, China and the European Union. His research has been published in several journals such as Third World Quarterly, South European Society and Politics, Contexto Internacional and East Asia Journal.