Carl W. Bielefeldt

Carl Bielefeldt specializes in East Asian Buddhism, with particular emphasis on the intellectual history of the Zen tradition. He is the author of Dogen’s Manuals of Zen Meditation and other works on early Japanese Zen and serves as editor of the Soto Zen Text Project  and Co-Director of the Ho Center for Buddhist Studies.

Professor Bielefeldt received his Ph. D from University of California at Berkeley.