José Manuel Pereira de Almeida

Invited Assistant Professor

JOSÉ MANUEL PEREIRA DE ALMEIDA (1952) Parish Priest of Santa Isabel (Lisbon). Vice-Rector of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

Professor of Social Moral Theology at the Faculty of Theology and Social Teaching of the Church of the Instituto de Estudos Políticos.

Visiting Professor at the Pontificia Facoltà Teologica dell’Italia Meridionale, Sezione San Luigi (Naples).

Secretary of the Episcopal Commission for Social Pastoral and Human Mobility, Assistant to the Caritas Portugal and the National Commission for Justice and Peace; National Coordinator of Health Pastoral.

Physician (University of Lisbon) Pathologist of the Portuguese Institute of Oncology (Lisbon), Cytology Laboratory (until 2009).

PhD in Theology (Gregorian University, Rome).

Member of the Society of Medical Sciences of Lisbon.

Member of the Scientific Society of UCP and of the Scientific Council of the Instituto de Estudos Políticos.