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Prior Educational Background
Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy, 1989 - 1992 (Jesuit Arulanandar College, Madurai)
Bachelor’s Degree in Theology, 1993 - 1997 (St. Peter’s Seminary, Bangalore)
Master’s Degree in Psychology, 1999 - 2001 (Annamalai University, Chidamparam)
Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Guidance, 2001 - 2002 (Annamalai University, Chidambaram)
Master's Degrees in Religious Studies, Theology, STL, and Doctorate in Theology, 2002-2007 (KU Leuven, Belgium)
Ethics and Education
Fundamental Moral Theology
War, Peace, and Peacebuilding
Quotable Quotes of Amartya Sen (Dindugul: Vaigarai Publishing House, 2005).
An Ethical Framework for Poverty Reduction: A Critical Reflection on Amartya Sen’s Capability Theory in the Light of Catholic Social Teaching (Delhi: ISPCK, 2010).
Social Teaching of John Paul II: Commemorating His Pastoral Visit to India in 1986 (Bangalore: Asian Trading Corporation (ATC), 2011).
Editor, Human Rights: A Resource Kit (Delhi: CBCI - JPD Office, 2011).
Compiler, 50 Golden Quotes on Human Dignity, 2013.
Editor, Human Dignity in Catholic Social Thought (Bangalore: Asian Trading Corporation (ATC), 2014).
Editor, Church and Sustainable Development (Bangalore: Asian Trading Corporation (ATC), 2014).
Professional Activities and Affiliations
Professor of English & Christian Doctrine 1999 - 2002 (St. Peter’s Regional Minor Seminary, Viraganur, Madurai)
Professor of Moral Theology 2008 - 2010 (St. Peter’s Pontifical Institute /Seminary, Bangalore)
Professor of Moral Theology Visiting Faculty at Vidyajyoti, Delhi
National Executive Secretary (September 2010 - 2016 ) Office for Justice, Peace, and Development, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India, New Delhi.
Parish Priest since 2017
Secretary of the Center for Liberation Theologies, KU Leuven, Belgium (2003-2007).
Member of Association of Moral Theologians of India since 2008.
International Advisory Committee for Hotline Asia from September 2010.
Member of General Body of NEG-FIRE from 2011.
Member of Association of Justice and Peace Workers of Asia (JPW Asia) and Pax Christi Internationalis since 2010.