Leiden University, LIAS
PhD candidate in Buddhist Studies
|Institution Type:||College / University|
The Faculty of Humanities at Leiden University invites applications for a full-time position as PhD Student (4 years) in Buddhist Studies.
The scholar will edit and critically study one or more of the sūtras in the Mahāratnakūṭa collection of Mahāyāna sūtras in Chinese, Tibetan and, as appropriate, Sanskrit. She/he will further contribute to a database which will provide the materials for alignment of the Tibetan and Chinese translations of this Mahāratnakūṭa collection.
The successful applicant will have knowledge of the relevant Buddhist languages, optimally Chinese, Tibetan and Sanskrit.
Potential candidates should familiarize themselves with the project through the proposal, which can be found here: https://leidenuniv.academia.edu/JASilk
Application deadline: 30 June 2017, or until the position is filled. Please read the full Call for Applications at http://werkenbij.leidenuniv.nl/vacatures/phd-posities/17-209-phd-candidate-in-buddhist-studies-.html
Prof. J.A. Silk; firstname.lastname@example.org
|Primary Category:||Asian History / Studies