Assistant Professor of Practical Theology and Pastoral Care, Pacific School of Religion
Rev. Aizaiah G. Yong, PhD is a licensed Pentecostal Christian minister and scholar-activist In the field of practical theology and spiritual care. His research emphasize intercultural community and leadership development, spiritual formation, and social healing. His dissertation was entitled: “Living in the Compassionate Presence of Life: Spirituality and Care for Multi-racial Experience(s)” and was interdisciplinary in approach weaving together insights from mixed-race critical race theory and spiritual care to imagine a new spiritual practice to support multiracial liberation and racial justice at large. Aizaiah has also been an itinerant minister traveling to three continents and is committed to cultivating a world of peace, presence, and passion.