NUMATA BUDDHIST STUDIES PROGRAM 2018-19

[Announcement] University of Toronto/McMaster University: Numata Buddhist Studies Program 2018/19

University of Toronto/McMaster University NUMATA BUDDHIST STUDIES PROGRAM 2018-19 Ryan Richard Overby (Skidmore College) Reading Group: "The Prototantric Preacher" November 1, 2018, 3-5pm, University of Toronto, Jackman Humanities Building, Rm 317 Lecture: "Embodying Buddha's, Quelling Demons: Theorizing Presence in Buddhist Studies" November 2, 2018, 4-6pm, McMaster University, University Hall 122 Ruth Gamble (Latrobe University) Reading … Continue reading [Announcement] University of Toronto/McMaster University: Numata Buddhist Studies Program 2018/19

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Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Chinese Buddhism, McGill University

[Job Opportunity] Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Chinese Buddhism, McGill University

Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Chinese Buddhism Tenure-Track Faculty Position Open to rank of Assistant or Associate Professor Canada Research Chair Tier 2 in Chinese Buddhism Joint Position in Faculty of Arts (School of Religious Studies and Department of East Asian Studies) The Canada Research Chair is also open to internal candidates … Continue reading [Job Opportunity] Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Chinese Buddhism, McGill University

A Student Reflection of the International and Intensive Program on Buddhism at UBC

A Student Reflection of the International and Intensive Program on Buddhism at UBC

By Zhang Anqi My name is Zhang Anqi, a third-year undergraduate at Shanghai International Studies University 上海外國語大學 and Globalink Mitacs Intern at the University of Saskatchewan. Thanks to Prof. George Keyworth’s suggestion and encouragement, I’m very glad to have the chance to participate in the International and Intensive Program on Buddhism at the University of … Continue reading A Student Reflection of the International and Intensive Program on Buddhism at UBC

Reimagining East Asian Buddhism_ Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond

[Guest Lecture] Reimagining East Asian Buddhism: Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond

Buddhist Studies has been conducted in such a way, from its inception, so as to privilege developments in India and South Asia, and to look at regional developments elsewhere as outgrowths and diversions of Indian based models. The story told in virtually all major textbooks is one that provides coverage of Indian developments, treating other … Continue reading [Guest Lecture] Reimagining East Asian Buddhism: Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond

2019-21 Ho Center for Buddhist Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

[Opportunity] 2019-21 Ho Center for Buddhist Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. The Center will award one fellowship every two years. Applications must be submitted no later than 5 p.m. PST, January 31, 2019. About the Fellowship The Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford (HCBSS) seeks to bring outstanding young scholars … Continue reading [Opportunity] 2019-21 Ho Center for Buddhist Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship

fellowship Doctoral and Postdoctoral Opportunities at the Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies

[Fellowships] Doctoral and Postdoctoral Opportunities at the Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies

Dear Colleagues, The Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies, located at Ghent University, Belgium, is seeking candidates for doctoral (for those who have obtained a university degree in Europe) and postdoctoral fellowships. Though the Centre's particular strengths are Chinese and Japanese Buddhism, we would welcome anyone working on the topic of Buddhism, broadly defined. In Belgium, … Continue reading [Fellowships] Doctoral and Postdoctoral Opportunities at the Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies

The Vancouver International Film Festival_ Becoming Who I Was (September 1-6, 2018)

[Event Announcement] VIFF: Becoming Who I Was (September 1-6, 2018)

This wonderful doc chronicles the early life of Angdu, born in northern India and named as the reincarnation of a Tibetan Buddhist monk. Precocious but full of the unruly spirit that marks childhood, the boy is mentored by the elderly Urgyan, and it’s a tender, loving relationship, wonderful to behold. Expelled from the local monastery … Continue reading [Event Announcement] VIFF: Becoming Who I Was (September 1-6, 2018)

PHD Scholarships_ Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich

[Opportunity] PhD Scholarships: Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich

The Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich, Germany invites applications for two PhD scholarships for dissertation projects related to Buddhism. Deadline for applications: 31 October 2018 Start of scholarship: spring, summer, or autumn 2019 Duration of scholarship: 4 years Scholarship amount: 1200 € per month + insurance + support for rent … Continue reading [Opportunity] PhD Scholarships: Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich

Assistant Professor - South Asian Philosophy

[Opportunity] UofT: Assistant Professor – South Asian Philosophy (Application Deadline: November 1, 2018)

The Department of Philosophy at the Faculty of Arts and Science of the University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-stream position in South Asian Philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin on July 1, 2019. Candidates must hold a PhD in Philosophy or a closely related field by the date … Continue reading [Opportunity] UofT: Assistant Professor – South Asian Philosophy (Application Deadline: November 1, 2018)

ACLS_ The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies

[Opportunity] ACLS: The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) announces the sixth year of an initiative supporting research and teaching in Buddhist studies, funded by The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation. In cooperation with the Foundation, ACLS offers an integrated set of fellowship and grant competitions supporting work that will expand the understanding and interpretation of … Continue reading [Opportunity] ACLS: The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies