Won-Jae Hur, Ph.D. (Cand.) is currently a third-year student in the PhD program in Comparative Theology at Boston College. His area of research is in Christianity and Tibetan Buddhism, specifically focusing on contemplative practice in the Christian Carmelite tradition and lojong practice in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. He is also an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church. Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, he served in the Diocese of California.