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Kamal Abu-Shamsieh

Director of Interreligious Chaplaincy Program
Lecturer in Practical Theology

Consortial Faculty
At the GTU since
(510) 649-2468
Degrees and Certifications

PhD, Practical Theology, Graduate Theological Union, 2019

MA, Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations, Hartford Seminary, 2012

Graduate Certificate in Islamic Chaplaincy, Hartford Seminary, 2011

BA, Linguistics, Birzeit University, 1991

Research and Teaching Interests
  • Practical Theology
  • Ethics of End-of-Life
  • Spiritual Care
  • Islamic Law and Ethics
  • Interfaith Relations and Dialogue