[Opportunity] PhD Position: Buddhist pilgrimage in the Anthropocene

The Center for Contemporary Buddhist Studies at the Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen, invites applications for a 3-year PhD-scholarship on the topic of Buddhist pilgrimage in the Anthropocene. The scholarship is fully funded for three years and will be filled on February 1, 2022, or as soon as possible thereafter. Application … Continue reading [Opportunity] PhD Position: Buddhist pilgrimage in the Anthropocene

[Opportunity] Tsadra Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for Tibetan Buddhist Studies

Description and Purpose This fellowship program provides one-year grants to graduate students at North American universities in order to support them in their pursuit of dissertation research focused specifically on Tibetan Buddhism. Dissertation work must include significant textual work on Tibetan Buddhist primary sources and include translation into English. Two grants of $35,000 are available … Continue reading [Opportunity] Tsadra Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for Tibetan Buddhist Studies

[Job Posting] FROGBEAR: Experienced Translators (Mandarin to English)

“From the Ground Up: Buddhism and East Asian Religions” (FROGBEAR)​​​​ is an international, interdisciplinary, multi-year project supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), foundations in East Asia, and over 30 top universities in East Asia, Europe and North America (for more details about this international consortium, see frogbear.org)​. The project … Continue reading [Job Posting] FROGBEAR: Experienced Translators (Mandarin to English)

[CFA] 2021 International Intensive Program on Buddhism (August 4-25, 2021, ONLINE, in collaboration with Harvard University)

ScheduleSeminar and Lecture SeriesStudent ParticipantsStudent ReportsStudent ForumConferenceVideosGallery The Glorisun Global Network for Buddhist Studies, whose founding members include Peking University, UBC, Princeton, Yale, Harvard, U Hamburg, Cambridge and Oxford, and University of Hong Kong, cordially invites applications for an intensive program on Buddhist Studies. Lasting from August 4 to August 25, 2021, this program is … Continue reading [CFA] 2021 International Intensive Program on Buddhism (August 4-25, 2021, ONLINE, in collaboration with Harvard University)

[Opportunity] FROGBEAR Summer 2021 Training Sessions

The FROGBEAR project will use the summer of 2021 to provide online training opportunities for students to gain skills and knowledge in preparation for field visits. While priority is given to graduate students, senior undergraduate students may apply with a Letter of Recommendation from a faculty member. Faculty are welcome to audit for the training … Continue reading [Opportunity] FROGBEAR Summer 2021 Training Sessions

[Job Posting] University of Regina: Assistant Professor, Asian Religions (one-year term position)

The Department of Gender, Religion, and Critical Studies at the University of Regina is seeking to hire a one-year term appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to teach in the Asian Religions concentration of its Religious Studies program. The anticipated date of commencement is 1 July 2021, depending on the availability of the successful … Continue reading [Job Posting] University of Regina: Assistant Professor, Asian Religions (one-year term position)

[Opportunity] UC Berkeley: Shinjo Ito Postdoctoral Fellowship in Buddhist Studies

Recruitment Period Open date: January 22nd, 2021 Next review date: Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. Final date: Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only … Continue reading [Opportunity] UC Berkeley: Shinjo Ito Postdoctoral Fellowship in Buddhist Studies

[Opportunity] UC Berkeley: Sheng Yen Postdoctoral Fellowship in Chinese Buddhism

Recruitment Period Open date: January 22nd, 2021 Next review date: Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. Final date: Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only … Continue reading [Opportunity] UC Berkeley: Sheng Yen Postdoctoral Fellowship in Chinese Buddhism

[Call for Film Review] The Buddha Mummies of North Japan

February 17 Update: We have received review proposal for the documentary. Thank you for your interest! The Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies is accepting review of the documentary The Buddha Mummies of North Japan by Shayne Dahl and Satoshi Watanabe (color, 20 min, 2017). About the documentary At select temples throughout northeastern Japan, the robed … Continue reading [Call for Film Review] The Buddha Mummies of North Japan

[Call for Contribution] Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies 2021 Issue News and Views

The Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies is accepting original report from Buddhist Studies researchers in all career stages for the News and Views section of the 2021 issue. We are looking for reports in the following areas: News in the fieldResearch report and insightFieldwork experience reflectionCritical reflection on Buddhist Studies secondary literature/state of the field/academic … Continue reading [Call for Contribution] Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies 2021 Issue News and Views