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JOBS> H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Buddhism: 6 March - 13 March

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 March 2017 to 13 March 2017. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Buddhism.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.



Cooper Union - Postdoctoral Fellowship in History

Tojŏn Chŏng, Hamhŏ Tŭkt'ong
Seong Uk Kim

Kim on Chŏng and Tŭkt'ong, 'Korea's Great Buddhist-Confucian Debate: The Treatises of Chŏng Tojŏn (Sambong) and Hamhŏ Tŭkt'ong (Kihwa)'

Tojŏn Chŏng, Hamhŏ Tŭkt'ong. Korea's Great Buddhist-Confucian Debate: The Treatises of Chŏng Tojŏn (Sambong) and Hamhŏ Tŭkt'ong (Kihwa). Translated and with an introduction by A. Charles Muller. Korean Classics Library: Philosophy and Religion Series. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2015. 192 pp. $52.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-5380-8.

Reviewed by Seong Uk Kim (Columbia University)
Published on H-Buddhism (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Hwansoo Kim

CFP>Buddhist Studies Graduate Student Conference at FSU

Dear Colleagues,

The Florida State University Department of Religion, in conjunction with the Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies, and the Fifth Annual Sheng Yen Buddhist Studies Lecture Series are pleased to announce the 2017 Buddhist Studies Graduate Student Conference.

Buddhism and Identity: Discourse, Marginality, and Misrepresentation

November 3-5, 2017—Tallahassee Florida

NEW BOOK> Buddhist Manuscripts in the Schøyen Collection, vol. iv.

On behalf of Professor Jens Braarvig (University of Oslo), it is my great pleasure to announce the publication of the fourth volume of Buddhist Manuscripts from the Schøyen Collection. Ten years have passed since the last publication in the series and the present volume is surely an important contribution to the field. Please make sure to notify your librarian.

COURSES> Announcing Summer Language Intensives and Postbaccalaureate Program

Mangalam Research Center in Berkeley is pleased to announce two programs for 2017-2018.

Summer Language Intensive

From June 26 - August 18, we will offer our sixth annual summer language intensives in classical Tibetan and classical Sanskrit. These 8-week programs are intended to prepare students to enter an intermediate level (2nd year graduate-level) course in the language of their choice. They meet four days a week, and require a full-time commitment. Classes are small, with ample opportunity for personalized instruction.