Dr. Jong Cheon Lee

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Phone: (214) 932-1188
Email: JongLee@letu.edu

Personal Statement

Dr. Lee was born in Seoul and grew up in Taegu, South Korea. He came to the United States in 2001. He is married to Youngmi and they have two sons, Sean and Austin. During his leisure, he enjoys spending time with his family by traveling, watching movies, and playing sports.

Research Interests

  • Relationship between Healthy Marriage & Family and Spiritual Maturity
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Integration between Theology and Psychology


  • Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Psychology & Counseling, 2013
  • M.A., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Christian Education, 2009
  • M.A., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Marriage & Family Counseling, 2008
  • M.Div. with Biblical Language, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Theology, 2005
  • B.S., Hanyang University, Chemistry, 1997

Membership, Licensure & Certifications

  • Member, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Member, American Association of Christian Counselors
  • Licensed Professional Counselor, State of Texas
  • Certificate of Introduction to Biblical Counseling, University of the Nations, 2001
  • Facilitator, PREPARE-ENRICH, 2011

Professional Activities

  • Thematic workshops/retreats for churches with singles and married couples. Diverse topics: marriage enrichment, conflict resolution, parenting, mental health, family system, recovery, and spiritual issues.
  • Intern Counselor, Baptist Marriage and Family Counseling Center, 2007-2011
  • Intern Supervisor, Baptist Marriage and Family Counseling Center, 2009-2011
  • Columnist, Christian Weekly Newspaper, 2011
  • Radio Guest, Dallas Korean Radio, 2013-2014
  • Columnist, Korean Journal N. Texas, 2014-2015