亚博体育竞技GTU宣布博士卡迈勒·阿布 - Shamsieh为宗教间牧项目主任

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亚博体育竞技GTU宣布博士卡迈勒·阿布 - Shamsieh为宗教间牧项目主任

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伯克利,加州 - 2019年11月22日 - 研究生神联盟高兴地宣布卡迈勒·阿布·Shamsieh博士被任命为新董事宗教间牧计划和讲师实践神学。 The founder and director of Ziraya Muslim Spiritual Care, Dr. Abu-Shamsieh has extensive international experience in primarily Arab and Muslim countries as a trainer for spiritual-care providers, and has served since 2012 as a relief chaplain at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He completed his PhD in Practical Theology and Islamic Studies (with a focus on chaplaincy) at the GTU earlier this year, and also holds a Certificate in Palliative Care Chaplaincy from California State University Institute for Palliative Care, an MA in Islamic Studies and Muslim-Christian Relations and a Graduate Certificate in Islamic Chaplaincy from Hartford Seminary, and a BA in Linguistics & Translations from Birziet University.

亚博体育竞技GTU总统丹尼尔·拉比庆祝莱曼阿布Shamsieh的招聘:“我们很高兴的是医生卡迈勒·阿布 - Shamsieh,一个GTU毕业生和高技能和心爱的牧师,将是我们新的宗教牧程序的首届主任。 Kamal brings a deep commitment to the field of interreligious chaplaincy both as a scholar and practitioner. His wealth of experience locally, nationally, and globally as an entrepreneurial pioneer in Muslim chaplaincy and his passion for interreligious engagement will prove invaluable in building a truly unique and compelling program.”

新牧计划旨在使的技能和宗教间的理解牧师,以满足日益多样化的人群的精神和宗教的需要,而在传统上被机构牧师之间代表性不足的宗教传统也提供专业知识。 Students can earn a Certificate in Interreligious Chaplaincy, while also pursuing an MA in Islamic, Jewish, or Hindu Studies. Coursework will incorporate practical pastoral skills, interfaith training, and classes on counseling, chaplaincy models and methods, and spiritual care, all designed to prepare students to be eligible for certified chaplaincy. The certificate program will also be open to students who have previously earned a qualifying master’s degree.

阿布 - Shamsieh博士宣称他“高兴能回到GTU,有一个深深肯定宗教身份的地方,尊重多样性,并致力于多元化和对话。”他继续亚博体育竞技说,“宗教间牧计划将学生准备亚博体育竞技wap入口 of Jewish, Muslim, and Hindu traditions for careers in spiritual care where they are grounded in their faith and competent to care for diverse communities. The impact of this program, and the work of the leaders it will train, will be felt locally and internationally.”

卡迈勒·阿布 - Shamsieh博士将开始他的新职务为GTU的宗教间牧项目的负责人12月2日欲了解更多有关如何可以申请成为秋季到2020亚博体育竞技年,进入接触该计划的学生的初始群体的一部分亚博体育竞技wap入口admissions@亚博体育竞技gtu.edu

亚博体育竞技vip关于联合神学研究院:该联合神学研究院(GTU)位于伯克利,是在美国神学院和研究生院的最大和最多样化的伙伴关系,寻求在教学,科研亚博体育竞技和服务宗教合作。

联系方式:道格·戴维森,通信GTU主任,亚博体育竞技ddavidson@亚博体育竞技gtu.edu,510-649-2423