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United Theological Seminary

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Sharon M. Tan

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McVay Professor of Christian Ethics

Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dean of the Seminary

Appointed 2004

Education
B.Sc. Oral Roberts University
M.T.S. Candler School of Theology, Emory University
J.D. Emory University
Ph.D. Emory University

Teaching and Research
Christian ethics
Comparative religious ethics
Justice
Reconciliation
Religious studies

Publications
Books
The Reconciliation of Classes and Races: How Religion Contributes to Politics and Law

Edwin Mellen Press, 2009

Articles and Essays
(since 2000)

“Theological Themes in Psalm 63:1-8: Lying Awake.” Lectionary Homiletics 24, no. 2 (2013).

“Theological Themes in Psalm 32:1-11: Linking Confession, Repentance and Forgiveness.” Lectionary Homiletics 24, no. 2 (2013).

“Composing Integrity: An Approach to Moral Agency for Asian Americans.” In Part of New Overtures: Asian North American Theology in the 21st Century (Essays in Honor of Fumitaka Matsuoka), edited by Eleazar S. Fernandez. Sopher Press, 2013. Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Religion 3, no. 2 (2012): 10.

“Asian American Liberative Ethics.” In Liberative Ethics, edited by Miguel de la Torre. Fortress Press, 2012.

“Theological Diversity in a Liberal Seminary.” Theological Education 47, no. 1 (2012).

“Theological Themes in Psalm 119:105-112: Law from the Inside Out.” Lectionary Homiletics 22, no. 4 (2011).

“Theological Themes in Genesis 28:10-19a: God’s Sovereignty and Human Agency.” Lectionary Homiletics 22, no. 4 (2011).

“Theological Themes in Genesis 29:15-28: Blessed are the Unloved.” Lectionary Homiletics 22, no. 4 (2011).

“Satyagraha and Reconciliation.” Journal of Interreligious Dialogue 1, no. 1 (2009).

“Reflections on Being an Assistant Professor.” Colloquy 16, no. 2 (Spring 2008).

“Human Rights and Confucianism: Religious Liberty in China,” with Hong Qu. Journal of Ethics in Leadership 1, no. 2 (2005): 1–16.

Forthcoming Articles
“Theological Themes in John 10:1-6.” Feasting on the Gospels. Westminster John Knox Press.

“Theological Themes in John 10:7-10.” Feasting on the Gospels. Westminster John Knox Press.

“Theological Themes in John 10:11-16.” Feasting on the Gospels. Westminster John Knox Press.

Contact
stan@unitedseminary.edu or 651.255.6108

Links
Satyagraha and Reconciliation in Journal of Interreligious Studies