[Call for Application] 2017-18 Winter Program: Buddhism and East Asian Cultures: An Intensive Program of Lectures Series, Conference/Forum, and Fieldwork

The Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts (DILA), Sheng-yen Education Foundation, the Buddhist Studies Center in the Humanities College at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou 廣州, China, and the Buddhist Studies Forum at the University of British Columbia (UBC-BSF) in Vancouver, Canada cordially invite applications for a 9-day program of lecture series, conference/forum, and fieldwork on [...]

[Call for Application] UBC: Glorisun Foundation-SSHRC Graduate Fellowship 2018-19 (Deadline: Nov. 30, 2017)

The Glorisun Foundation, will offer two fellowships through the Department of Asian Studies for the 2018/19 academic year. Recipients of these fellowships will have the opportunity to participate in a multi-year international and interdisciplinary project, newly sponsored by SSHRC and led by Jinhua Chen (titled: From the Ground Up: East Asian Religions through Multi-Media Sources and Interdisciplinary [...]

[Call for Application] UBC: Tianzhu-SSHRC Fellowship in East Asian Buddhist Studies 2018-19 (Deadline: Nov. 30, 2017)

The Tianzhu Foundation, with support from SSHRC, will offer two fellowships through the Department of Asian Studies to begin in the 2018/19 academic year. Recipients of these fellowships will have the opportunity to participate in a multi-year international and interdisciplinary project, newly sponsored by SSHRC and led by Jinhua Chen (titled: From the Ground Up: East Asian [...]

[Call for Application] ACLS: The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhist Studies 2017-18

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) announces the fifth 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 that will expand the understanding and interpretation of Buddhist thought [...]

[Call for Application] Research Fellow at the Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture (Nanzan University) (Deadline: Sept. 30, 2017)

The Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture (Nanzan University) is taking applications for two positions at the Institute as a full-time Research Fellow. Application deadline is September 30th, 2017. Nanzan-position-search-English

[Opportunity] University of British Columbia: Lecturer in Chinese Thought (Application deadline: June 30, 2017)

The University of British Columbia is accepting applications for one 12-month lecturer position (1-year contract) in Chinese Thought, commencing September 1, 2017. This position may be renewed for a further year, subject to excellent performance in teaching and service, approval of the Department, and availability of funds. The successful candidate is expected to teach 24 [...]

[Call for Applicants] Hou Family Fellow at the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

The Hou Family Fellowship for Taiwan Studies sponsors one North America-based scholar of Taiwan Studies and one Taiwan-based scholar of Taiwan Studies as visiting fellows at the Fairbank Center to pursue Taiwan related research for a term of three to twelve months from August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018. Applications are welcome from candidates with [...]

[Call for Applications] CCK Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Chinese Studies (2017-2018)

Fellowship location: York University, Toronto, Canada Deadline: Friday, 28 April 2017 Discipline: Social Sciences and Humanities Eligibility Emerging scholars who are Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents, who have received a PhD degree within the last five years, and who do not hold full-time salaried positions may apply for this CCK Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. Current doctoral [...]

[Opportunity] University of California, Berkeley: Sheng Yen Postdoctoral Scholar – Chinese Buddhism – Center for Buddhist Studies (Deadline: Mar31, 2017)

With the generous support of the Sheng Yen Educational Foundation, the Center for Buddhist Studies at UC Berkeley is pleased to invite applications for a two-year full-time postdoctoral research-teaching fellowship. The term of the appointment is July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019. The Fellowship is intended to foster the academic careers of recent Ph.D.'s [...]

[Opportunity] Call for Applicants: International Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (Sept2017-Mar2018)

The Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture is happy to announce the third fellowship for one post-doctoral student who has received a PhD from a university outside of Japan in the field of religious studies with a focus on the some aspect of religion in Japan. The fellowship is supported by a Nanzan University program [...]