Type: Doctoral Students

Muntazir Ali

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Muslim Intellectual History in Early Modern India, Sufism

Simona Lazzerini

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

M.A., Columbia University, Religious Studies M.A., Fudan University, Chinese Philosophy and Culture M.S., Central Connecticut State University, International Studies and Areas (East Asia) B.A., Università degli Studi di Firenze, Modern Languages Research Interests: female deities, popular practices, demonology, Chinese and Japanese material culture, violence in religious practices


Monday, October 12th, 2015

CJ Uy holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from Yale University and an MPhil in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Cambridge. He is interested in mystics and philosophers in the medieval Islamic world, hoping to explore the ways in which these thinkers grapple with multifarious, often conflicting modes of knowledge and … Continued

Yi Ding

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Education: B.A. Fudan University, M.A. Harvard University Research area: Tantric Buddhism, Dunhuang Studies Advisor: John Kieschnick

Tanvir Ahmed

Friday, September 19th, 2014

B.A., George Washington University, International Affairs (Middle Eastern Studies) Research Interests: medieval revolutionary/secessionist movements, messianic activism and thought

Sangyop Lee

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

B.A., Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea; M.A., Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea Advisor : John Kieschnick Sangyop Lee received his BA from the Department of Philosophy at Seoul National University with the thesis “A Comparative Analysis of the Fanwang jing Bodhisattva Precepts and the Yogācāra Bodhisattva Precepts,” and his MA from the same department with … Continued