Joomee Hur M. Div. M. Th

Lecturer at the Chair for Comparative Religion and Missiology (Prof. Dr. Küster)


  • Since Oct. 2012 Lecturer (Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin) at the Chair for Comparative Religion and Missiology JGU Mainz (Prof. Dr. Küster)
  • 2012 Pastor Examination of the Presbyterian Church of Korea (PCK)
  • 2011 Van den Brink Houtman Preis (for the best and most innovative Master thesis 2010/2011 at a Dutch protestant theological university; Title: ‘Our Brown Mothers; Migrant Marriage Women in South Korea from Minjung Perspective’)
  • 2010-2011 Protestant-Theological University Kampen, NL, Master in Crosscultural Theology
  • 2006-2009 Daejeon Theological Seminary and College (Daejeon, South Korea), Master of Divinity
  • 1994-1998 Chungnam National University (Daejeon, South Korea), Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Work experience as evangelist in several PCK congregations and missionary in East and Southeast Asia as well as chief secretary in an international company.

Fields of Research

  • Intercultural Theology and Hermeneutics;
  • Theology of women from the Third World;
  • Feminist Theology;
  • Theology and Churches in the Asian Context.

Publications (Selection)

  • Theological Reflections on Migrant Married Women in South Korea” in: Towards Theology of Justice for Life in Peace (Minjung-Dalit Theological Dialogue), BTESSC, Bangalore 2012, 275-283.