Bonnie E. Lin is a PhD Candidate in Practical Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary, where she earned an MDiv ‘11 (Christian Education and Formation) and ThM ‘16 (Pastoral Care). She also holds a BA in English and Religion (Christianity and Buddhism) from Amherst College. Her research interests include Christian discipleship and pastoral care, the learning sciences and culturally responsive pedagogies, conflict transformation and restorative justice, trauma recovery and interpersonal neurobiology, and Asian American Christianity. Bonnie has taught courses at Peking University and the National Tsing Hua University, cared for individuals and families as a crisis counselor and hospital chaplain, and served in the teaching ministries of several churches in New Jersey. She works for ScholarLeaders International, an organization that serves theological leaders and institutions in the Majority World. A steering committee member of the Asian American Theology Conference, Bonnie also co-leads the Asian American Theology and Ministry Colloquium at Princeton Theological Seminary.
- ”Encountering the Other: Postmodern and Barthian Pastoral Theologies in Dialogue." International Journal of Practical Theology. 24, no. 2 (2020): 212-230 https://doi.org/10.1515/ijpt-2020-0055.
- ”All This is from God: Augsburger, Lederach, Barth, and Coutts on Forgiveness.” Pro Ecclesia 28, no. 1 (2019): 39-59. https://doi.org/10.1177/1063851219829928.
- “A Transforming Power: Teaching the Bible in China.” Bible Study Magazine, January/February 2018. http://www.biblestudymagazine.com/transforming-power.
- “Reaching China’s Intellectuals.” ScholarLeaders International. May 2017.https://www.scholarleaders.org/reaching-chinas-intellectuals.
- “A Prophetic Voice for the Pakistani Church.” ScholarLeaders International. October 2016. https://www.scholarleaders.org/a-prophetic-voice-for-the-pakistani-church.
- “Redeem India: A New Response to Persecution.” ScholarLeaders International. August 2016. https://www.scholarleaders.org/redeem-india-a-new-response-to-persecution.
- “Leaders of a Multiethnic Fellowship.” In A Transforming Vision: Multiethnic Fellowship in College and in the Church, edited by Paul V. Sorrentino, 136-145. South Hadley, MA: Doorlight, 2011. (Co-authored with Sarah Bass, Janet Lydecker, Jenn Roberge Chudy, Rob Godzeno, Janet Ha, and Matt Mascioli.)