DIRECTOR OF THE CENTER FOR MISSIOLOGICAL RESEARCH (CMR) AND PROFESSOR OF THEOLOGY AND MISSIONSCHOOL OF INTERCULTURAL STUDIES
Yong’s scholarship has been foundational in Pentecostal theology, interacting with both traditional theological traditions and contemporary contextual theologies—dealing with such themes as the theologies of Christian-Buddhist dialogue, of disability, of hospitality, and of the mission of God. He has authored or edited over 30 volumes. He has also authored 175 (and counting) scholarly articles in a wide range of peer-reviewed journals, edited book collections, and other venues. Dr. Yong is past president of the Society for Pentecostal Studies.
Amos Yong has been at Fuller Theological Seminary since 2014 coming from Regent University School of Divinity, where he taught for nine years, serving most recently as J. Rodman Williams Professor of Theology and dean. Prior to that he was on the faculty at Bethel University in St. Paul, Bethany College of the Assemblies of God, and served as a pastor and worked in Social and Health Services in Vancouver, Washington.
BA, Bethany College of the Assemblies of God
MA, Western Evangelical Seminary
MA, Portland State University
PhD, Boston University
- Renewing Christian Theology: Systematics for a Global Christianity(2014) ISBN 1602587612
- The Future of Evangelical Theology: Soundings from the Asian American Diaspora(InterVarsity Press, 2014) ISBN 0830840605
- Interdisciplinary and Religio-Cultural Discourses on a Spirit-Filled World: Loosing the Spirits, coedited with Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen and Kirsteen Kim (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
- The Cosmic Breath: Spirit and Nature in the Christian-Buddhism-Science Trialogue(2012) ISBN 9789004205130
- Pneumatology and the Christian-Buddhist Dialogue, Does the Spirit Blow through the Middle Way?(2012) ISBN 9789004231177
- Spirit of Love: A Trinitarian Theology of Grace(2012) ISBN 9781602583269
- The Spirit of Creation: Modern Science and Divine Action in the Pentecostal-Charismatic Imagination(2011) ISBN 9780802866127
- Who is the Holy Spirit?: A Walk with the Apostles(2011) ISBN 9781557256355
- Afro-Pentecostalism: Black Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity in History and Culture(2011) ISBN 0814789072