www.gts.edu - The Rev. Dr. Amy Bentley Lamborn
The Rev. Dr. Amy Bentley Lamborn
Office: Seabury Hall, 4th Floor
B.A. Union University
M.Div. The University of the South
M.Phil. Union Theological Seminary
Ph.D. Union Theological Seminary (NYC)
Dr. Lamborn’s work as a pastoral theologian is interdisciplinary, involving both depth psychology and theology. She is interested in contemporary theologies of the Trinity and their implications for our understanding of human selfhood, the formation and evolution of God-images, faith development from a psychological perspective, and our experiences of the Other, including the divine stranger. She is currently at work on a book based on her dissertation, Figuring the Self, Figuring the Sacred, in contract with Pickwick Publications. Prof. Lamborn’s teaching and research is enriched by her varied clinical and parish experiences. She has served as a chaplain in both Atlanta and Indianapolis, with experience in both inpatient and outpatient mental health settings. She has also served parishes in Indiana and New York. In addition to her faculty work a General Seminary, she is also currently an analyst-in-training with the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association in New York. Dr. Lamborn has previously taught as an adjunct professor at Marymount Manhattan College and Auburn Theological Seminary, and as a tutor and lecturer at Union Theological Seminary, where she was awarded the Robert Wood Lynn Fellowship for Excellence in Teaching. Lamborn is a member of the Psychology, Person, and Culture Group of the American Academy of Religion, the Society for Pastoral Theology, and is a Clinical Member of the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education. An avid cycling enthusiast and gourmet cook, Dr. Lamborn enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and reading poetry and fiction.