By registration; The topic of this month's webinar will be “Women and Conflict Management as Theological School Leaders.” The Women in Leadership (WIL) Webinar Series will provide peer learning opportunities and a place to share resources and celebrate the unique leadership skills of women in theological schools. Throughout the series, women will engage in discussions around topics related to gender, leadership, and theological school administration, and gain wisdom and identify good practices from experienced and seasoned women leaders.
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. ET
“Women and Conflict Management as Theological School Leaders”
Boyung Lee, Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty, Iliff School of Theology
Boyung Lee, a native of Korea, is senior vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, and professor of practical theology at Iliff School of Theology in Denver, Colorado. She is the first Korean American woman academic dean at The Association of Theological Schools in the Unites States and Canada. Prior to this position, for 15 years she taught at Pacific School of Religion and the Graduate Theological Union where she became the first woman of color to receive a tenure in 2007. Lee is also an ordained United Methodist minister who served churches in California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Korea. She received her MDiv from Claremont School of Theology and her PhD in theology and education from Boston College. She is the author of Transforming Congregations through Community: Faith Formation from the Seminary to the Church (Westminster John Knox Press, 2013) and a few other forthcoming books and numerous articles. Her research and teaching interests include intercultural/intereligious pedagogy, critical religious pedagogy, postcolonial biblical studies, Transnational Asian/feminist theology, and Protestant spiritual formation in the global South.
Date & Time
Wed, Nov 30, 2022 , 1:30 p.m. ET —
Wed, Nov 30, 2022 , 2:30 p.m. ET