Academic Advisory Board
East Asian Studies
Ph.D McMaster University, 1987
Chinese and Japanese Buddhism
- Monks, Rulers, and Literati: The Political Ascendancy of Chan Buddhism (Oxford, 2006)
- The Linji lu and the Creation of Chan Orthodoxy: The Development of Chan’s Records of Sayings Literature (Oxford, 2008)
- Yongming Yanshou’s Conception of Chan in the Zongjing lu: A Special Transmission within the Scriptures (Oxford, 2011), etc.