GSIs

Nir Feinberg

Research Interests:  Indian Buddhist philosophy and Sanskrit literature, particularly in the understanding of emotions, as presented in Buddhist scholastic, poetic, and disciplinary texts.

Courses: BUDDSTD C50- Introduction to the Study of Buddhism 

Email: nirfeinberg@berkeley.edu

Robert Miller

Research Interests: the use of narrative in Vinaya literature, translation in imperial-era Tibet, and the history of Buddhism in northwest India. 

Course: BUDDSTD C50- Introduction to the Study of Buddhism 

Email: bob_miller1@berkeley.edu

Hannibal Taubes

Research Interests: Religious formulations of space, whether in geography, architecture, ritual, or art

Course: BUDDSTD C50- Introduction to the Study of Buddhism

Email: htaubes@berkeley.edu

Chihying Wu

Research Interests: 2nd to 7th century Indian Buddhist epistemology, logic, and philosophy of mind, particularly the notion of conceptuality and the function of mental concomitance

Course: BUDDSTD C50- Introduction to the Study of Buddhism

Email: chihying_wu@berkeley.edu

Khenpo Yeshi

Research Focus: Tibetan Buddhism, Early Dzogchen development.

Courses: TIBETAN 1A Elementary Tibetan

Email: khenpo-yeshi@berkeley.edu