Graduate Theological Union

Daijaku Judith Kinst

Daijaku Judith KinstGraduate Theological Union
Institute of Buddhist Studies

Assistant Professor of Buddhism and Pastoral Care

At GTU since 2007

Ph.D., California Institute of Integral Studies, 2004
M.A., California Institute of Integral Studies, 1996
B.A., Occidental College, 1982

Phone: 510/809-1444

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • Pastoral Care and Chaplaincy: Buddhist Foundations and Contributions to an Interfaith Setting
  • Buddhist Psychology: Yogacara and the Interface with Contemporary Psychoanalytic Theory
  • Faith in Eihei Dogen's Writing and Soto Zen Practice
  • Buddhist Religious and Contemplative Development
  • Inter-religious and Inter-tradition Dialogue
  • Buddhist Ceremonial Ministry