Faculty Directory

Julia D.E. Prinz

Lecturer in Christian Spirituality
Director of the Women of Wisdom and Action Initiative

Core Doctoral Faculty
At the GTU since
(510) 549-5051
Degrees and Certifications

PhD, Graduate Theological Union

STL, Jesuit School of Theology

STB, Pontifica Universitas San Anselmo de Urbe, Rome, Italy

MDiv, Pacific School of Religion

MA, Georg August University of Goettingen, Germany

BA, Friedrich-Wilhelms University of Bonn, Germany

Research and Teaching Interests
  • Hermeneutics
  • Political Theology
  • Hybrid Cultural and Spiritual Identities
  • Theological and Spiritual Formation in Asia
  • Aesthetics
Selected Publications
  • Interruption: Theological Thought and Photography in Dialogue with Johann Baptist Metz, Herder, 2015.
  • "The Presence of Absence: A Mystical-Political Reflection on Jeremiah 20:7-18," in La Palabra Se Expresa, ed. Kathi Karl, Anne-Katrin Kurz, Monte Carmelo, 2014.
  • "Nepantla, Mestizo and Amphibolous: Care Across Cultures," in Bloomsbury Guide to Christian Pastoral Care, ed. Bernadette Flannargan, Sharon Thornton, Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014.
  • "Barefoot in a Wedding Dress: Religious Life in Asia and Hermeneutics of Spirituality," in Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality, Volume 12, Number 2, Fall 2012.
  • "Von dem was fehlt" eine Stimme fur den "stillen Schrei" US-amerikanische biblische Reflexionen," in Theologische-Politische Vergewisserungen, ed. Michael J. Rainer, Josef Antonio Zamora, Litverlag, 2009.
  • Endangering Hunger For God, Johann Baptist Metz and Dorothee Soelle at the Interface of Biblical Hermeneutic and Christian Spirituality, Lit-Verlag, 2007.