Rev. Grace (Sangjin) Song

Rev. Grace (Sangjin) Song is the Won Buddhist Studies Department Chair at the Won Institute of Graduate Studies and Buddhist Chaplain at the University of Pennsylvania. Rev. Song is an ordained Kyomu in the Won Buddhist tradition. Before joining the Won Institute faculty, she taught at Youngsan University of Seon Studies in Korea. Her research interest includes Women in Buddhism, Interreligious Dialogue, and Contemplative Studies in Higher Education. She presented her research at the International Symposium for Contemplative Research and The Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education. Rev. Song serves on the Advisory Committee for the GenX Buddhist Teachers Sangha and was recently appointed to the Mayor’s Commission on Faith-Based and Interfaith Affairs in Philadelphia. If she’s not on the cushion, you will most likely find her browsing interior design magazines.