UCLA International Institute
Asia Pacific Center

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

Buddhist Studies Faculty

UCLA faculty with specializations on Buddhist Studies

William Bodiford
Asian Languages & Cultures

P. Jeffrey Brantingham
Anthropology, Archaeology

Robert L. Brown
Art History

Karida Brown
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Archaeology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Port

Robert Buswell
Asian Languages & Cultures

Natasha Heller
Asian Languages & Cultures

Mark Kligman
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Applied Linguistics, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, Art History, English, Sociology, Germanic Languages, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Nancy Levine
Anthropology

Gyanam Mahajan
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Musicology, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Art History, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Archaeology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Ecology

Aprajit Mahajan
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Musicology, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Art History, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Archaeology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Institute of the Environment and Sustainabilit

Leo Morales
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Musicology, Urban Planning, Social Welfare, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, Art History, Sociology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Leo Morales
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Musicology, Urban Planning, Social Welfare, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, Art History, Sociology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Sherry B. Ortner
Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology

Anne Pebley
School of Public Health

Fernando PĂ©rez Montesinos
Department of History, School of Public Health, Germanic Languages, Spanish and Portuguese

Jemima Pierre
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology, Urban Planning, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Germanic Languages, Spanish and Portuguese, Afro-American Studies Interdepartmental Program

Lobsang Rapgay
Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Gregory Schopen
Asian Languages & Cultures

Richard Strassberg
Asian Languages & Cultures