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Full Professor of English Studies at the Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, New University of Lisbon, Portugal. He is the head of the Institute of Languages of the New University of Lisbon (ILNOVA), which he founded in 2006. He teaches Contemporary English Literature, Literary Theory and Foreign Languages Teaching and coordinates Teacher Education courses. He leads the research group Teacher Education and Applied Language Studies (TEALS), at the Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies (CETAPS), which he coordinates as well.