2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
Browse
by subject...
    Schedule
view...
 

Paul M Harrison

Paul M Harrison (650) 736-8688
paulh1
I'm-not-a-bot
@stanford
Personal bio
Paul Harrison completed his B.A. and M.A. in Chinese at Auckland University in his native New Zealand and took his Ph.D. in South Asian & Buddhist Studies from Australian National University in 1979. After a short stint at Auckland (1981-1983), he taught Religious Studies at Canterbury University in Christchurch, New Zealand, for 22 years, being responsible for courses on Buddhism. Paul joined the permanent faculty of Stanford's Religious Studies Department in 2007. His research focuses on Buddhist history and literature, on the study of Buddhist manuscripts, and the edition and translation of Buddhist sacred texts in Sanskrit, Tibetan and Chinese. Paul is co-director of the Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford.

Currently teaching
RELIGST 232: Buddhist Meditation: Ancient and Modern (Winter)
RELIGST 251: Readings in Indian Buddhist Texts (Autumn)
RELIGST 332: Buddhist Meditation: Ancient and Modern (Winter)
RELIGST 351: Readings in Indian Buddhist Texts (Autumn)
RELIGST 50: Exploring Buddhism (Spring)
© Stanford University | Terms of Use | Copyright Complaints