2017       PhD, Ancient History, Macquarie University

Thesis: Pro-Nicene Exegesis in Hilary of Poitiers’ De Trinitate and Basil of Caesarea’s Contra Eunomium: a Comparative Study

2010         MTh, Moore College

2007         BD (Hons), Moore College

2001         BCA (Hons), Creative Writing, University of Wollongong

1999         BA, Philosophy, University of Wollongong

2006         Grad.Dip.Hum., Classical Languages, University of New England

2008         Grad.Cert.Arts, Ancient World Studies, University of Sydney

Other Publications

2017         ‘Contested Ground: Basil’s use of Scripture in Against Eunomius 2’ Studia Patristica (forthcoming).

2014    Contributing translator to Glossa Ordinaria in English: The Epistles of St. John 1-3 ed. John D Litteral, CreateSpace 2014.

2013    ‘Patristic Preaching of the Psalms: Extracts from Three Patristic Sermons on Psalm 45’ in Stirred by a Noble Theme, ed. Andrew Shead. IVP.

2011    ‘Krashen & Second Language Acquisition theory – a re-evaluation of how to teach classical languages.’ Journal of Classics Teaching, vol. 22 Spring.


2010    Translation of John Chrysostom’s In Kalendas for Early Church Fathers website.

2004    ‘Riffaterre and Khlebnikov: A semiotic study’ Boxkite: a journal of writing and poetics vol. 3/4, Monogene: Sydney, Australia.

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