Ph.D. Religious Studies, University of Lancaster, UK, 2002
M.A. Women and Religion, University of Lancaster, UK, 1997
M.A. English Literature (Distinction), University of Malaya, Malaysia, 1996
B.A. (Honours II Upper) English Literature, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 1991
Asian Feminist Theology and Ethics
Feminist, Womanist, or Mujerista Ethics
Gender and Sexual Ethics
Book: Bong, Sharon A. (2020) Becoming queer and religious in Malaysia and Singapore. London: Bloomsbury.
Edited Book: Bong, Sharon A. (Ed.). (2014). Trauma, Memory and Transformation in Southeast Asia. Petaling Jaya, Malaysia: Strategic information and Research Development Centre (SIRD)
Journal articles: Bong, Sharon A. (2019). Ecclesiology: Becoming the queer, postcolonial, (eco)feminist body of Christ in Asia. Concilium, 5, 70–80.
Bong, Sharon A. (2019). Technology in the service of humanity: Perspectives on gender and inclusion. Concilium, 3, 85–94.
Book chapters: Bong, S. A. (2019). Doing justice to issues of gender. In Ernst M. Conradie and Hilda P. Koster (Eds.) T & T Clark handbook on Christian theology and climate change (pp. 655–658). London and New York: T & T Clark, Bloomsbury Publishing.
Bong, S. A. (2019) Feminine genius: Revisiting gender complementarity today. In Gunter Prüller-Jagenteufel, Sharon Bong and Rita Perintfalvi (Eds.) Towards just gender relations: Rethinking the role of women in church and society (pp 137–145). Vienna: Vienna University Press.Bong, S. A. (2017). Not only for the sake of man: Asian feminist theological response to Laudato Si. In Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Hilda P. Koster (Eds.) Planetary solidarity: Global women’s voices on Christian doctrine and climate justice (pp. 81-96). Minneapolis: Fortress Press.
Bong, S. A. (2019) You are what you eat: The ethics of eating meat and queer ecofeminism. In Kristine C. Meneses and Christine E. Burke (Eds.). Foodscapes: Beyond the food environment – a feminist theological take on food issues in Asia (pp. 9–30). Bengaluru, India: Dharmaram Publications.
Bong, S. A. (2018). The feminist praxis of Talitha Kum Southeast Asia: Combatting trafficking in persons to realizing human dignity. In Virginia Saldanha and Metti Amirtham, SCC (Eds.) The 21st century woman still claiming her space: Asian feminist theological perspectives (pp. 87-107). New Delhi: Media House.
Bong, S. A. (2018). Transgender. In Lisa Isherwood and Dirk von der Horst (Eds.) Contemporary Theological Approaches to Sexuality (pp. 40-52). London and New York: Routledge.
Bong, S. A. (2017). Not only for the sake of man: Asian feminist theological response to Laudato Si. In Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Hilda P. Koster (Eds.) Planetary solidarity: Global women’s voices on Christian doctrine and climate justice (pp. 81-96). Minneapolis: Fortress Press.
Bong, S. A. (2017). The roots of human dignity in a Southeast Asian context. In Klaus Krämer and Klaus Vellguth (Eds.) Human dignity: Discourses on Universality and Inalienability (pp. 71-78).Quezon City: Claretian Communications Foundation, Inc.
Bong, S. A. (2016). A God by any other name. In Lúcás Chan Yiu Sing, James F. Keenan and Shaji George Kochuthara (Eds.), Doing Asian theological ethics in a cross-cultural and an interreligious context (181-193). Bangalore: Dharmaram Publications.