Tuesday, June 19, 2012

6th Annual Asian Theological Summer Institute held at LTSP

The week following Memorial Day 2012 marked the return of the Asian Theological Summer Institute at LTSP. For the sixth year, this annual mentoring program for doctoral students of Asian heritage, supported by the Henry Luce Foundation, brought emerging scholars together with faculty mentors. The 2012 Institute was held Tuesday, May 29 - Saturday, June 2, 2012.

Faculty mentors for the 2012 Institute included Dr. Rita Nakashima Brock, Director, Faith Voices for the Common Good, Visiting Scholar, Starr King School for the Ministry of the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA; Dr. W. Anne Joh, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, Evanston, IL; Dr. Jung Ha Kim, Senior Lecturer Sociologist, Director of the Asian American Community Research Institute, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA; Dr. Tat-siong Benny Liew, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean and Professor of New Testament, Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, CA; Dr. Peter Cho Phan; Igancio EllacurĂ­a Professor of Catholic Social Thought, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; Dr. J. Paul Rajashekar, Academic Dean and Luther D. Reed Professor of Systematic Theology, The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA and program director of ATSI; and Dr. J. Jayakiran Sebastian, H. George Anderson Professor of Mission and Cultures and Director of the Multicultural Mission Resource Center, The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.

Here is a photo gallery of images from the 2012 Institute:

Learn more about ATSI on the Institute website at Ltsp.edu/ATSI, and join the ATSI Facebook page here.

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