Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University at Albany
M.S., University at Albany
B.A., University at Albany
060B, Social Science
Phone: (518) 442-5300
Fax: (518) 442-5301
His 158: The World in the 20th Century
His 177: Cultures and Societies of East Asia
His 260 China in Revolution
His 389: Topics in Asian History
Current Research Interests:
The Dorje Shugden controversy; Tibetan Buddhism, culture and politics in the West; sectarianism in the Tibetan Buddhist diaspora; nationalism and identity amongst minorities in China; intersections of religion, politics and violence in Asia; the Falun Gong.
I am currently revising my manuscript for publication and working on articles for submission to academic journals.
Most Recent Publication:
Tibetan Buddhism” in Steven A. Leibo, East and Southeast Asia 2007 (40th edition, Harpers Ferry, WV: Stryker-Post Publications, 2007).
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