Service

Professional Associations
Theology and Social Theory Editor,
Syndicate: A New Forum for Theology. Panels organized for The Umbrella Movement and Theology; Gil Anidjar, Blood: A Critique of Christianity; John Milbank, Beyond Secular Order: The Representation of Being and the Representation of the People; Thomas Pfau, Minding the Modern: Human Agency, Intellectual Traditions, and Responsible Knowledge. (2014-present).
Chair, Geography of Religions and Belief Systems Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers. (2013-present; Secretary 2011-2013).
Steering Committee Member, Asian North American Religions, Cultures, and Society Group, American Academy of Religion. (2012-present).
Secretary, Society for the Philosophical Study of Education (2014-2015).

Conference Organizer
Planning Committee Member,
Asia-Pacific Worlds in Motion V: Migration Beyond Borders, St. John’s College, University of British Columbia. 30-31 May 2013.
Co-organizer,
Pacific Worlds in Motion III: Mobile Identities. St. John’s College, University of British Columbia. 2-5 June 2010.

Conference Session/Panel Organizer
Empire and the Study of Asian American Religions. Association of Asian American Studies, Seattle, WA, 17-21 April 2013; Faith, Class, and Space: Geographies of Religion. Society for the Social Scientific Study of Religion, Boston, MA, 8-10 November 2013.
Asian North American ‘Conservative’ Christian Communities, Masculinities, and Gender Issues,
American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 17-20 November 2012.
Traveling faith: faith and transnationalism: exploring the intersections of religion and migration (
(with Elizabeth Olson and Claire Dwyer), Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, 12-16 April 2011.
Immigrant Integration, Religious Diversity, and the Suburbs (with Claire Dwyer, Paul Bramadat, and David Ley), 2011 National Metropolis Meeting, Metropolis Canada, Vancouver, BC, 23-26 March 2011.

Ad Hoc Reviewer
2016: Progress in Human GeographyTransactions of the Institute of British Geographers; Studies in World Christianity.
2014: Progress in Human Geography, Political Geography, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, and Social and Cultural Geography.
2012: Journal of Critical Realism
2011: Diaspora, Indigenous, and Minority Education, and International Journal of Sociology and Anthropology.
2010: Geographies of Religion and Belief Systems Journal.

Institutional/Departmental Committees
Human Geography Comprehensive Exams Committee, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, 2011-2012.
Graduate Equity and Diversity Committee, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, 2008-2011.
Co-organizer (with David Edgington), Asian Film Festival, Institute of Asian Research, University of British Columbia, March 2007.Planning Committee

Paid Research Assistantships (technically, this is not service – service is part of the job! – but it is experience)
Research Assistantship
 (David Edgington, Geography):
Picture Archives of Historic Coal Harbour, Vancouver, BC. (2009).
Research Assistantship
(Timothy Cheek, History, Institute of Asian Research): Centre for Chinese Research, Institute of Asian Research, UBC (book stacks, article archives, online bibliographies, Asian Film Festival, and the Institute of Asian Research’s 20th Anniversary Celebration). (2006-7).