Julie Barker Gillette

Julie Barker Gillette

Buddhist Ministry Coordinator, Office of Ministry Studies
Julie Gillette

Julie Barker Gillette coordinates the activities of the Buddhist Ministry Initiative, which seeks to enrich training for HDS students preparing for ministry from a Buddhist perspective, support field education and study projects of Buddhist students, and offer insights from Buddhist textual and practice traditions to all ministry students and the larger community.

After completing a BA from the University of Richmond and an MTS in Buddhist studies from Harvard Divinity School, Julie spent fifteen years focused on Buddhist practice and engaged in good works in the nonprofit world. She returned to HDS to help create the Buddhist Ministry Initiative in 2012.

Contact Information

Divinity 216
p: 617.496.5586


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