New Sheng Yen Postdoctoral Fellowship in Chinese Buddhism

November 14, 2014

BERKELEY - With generous support from the Sheng Yen Educational Foundation, the Center for Buddhist Studies is pleased to announce a new two-year postdoctoral fellowship. The Fellowship, initially funded for a period of ten years, in intended to foster the academic careers of recent Ph.D.'s whose area of research is Chinese Buddhism. The Fellowship will provide the awardees with time and funding to pursue their research along with the opportunity to gain teaching experience and host workshops and conferences in their area of research. Fellows will teach one course per year under the auspices of the Group in Buddhist Studies. In addition, Fellows will give a public lecture on their research as part of the Center for Buddhist Studies Colloquium Series, and they are expected to take part in regular Center for Buddhist Studies events and workshops. More information can be found at: http://buddhiststudies.berkeley.edu/shengyen/.