Curriculum Vitae Dr. Jimmy Yu February 29, 2016 General Information



Download 79.98 Kb.
Date conversion29.04.2016
Size79.98 Kb.


Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Jimmy Yu
February 29, 2016

General Information
University address: History and Ethnography of Religions
Religion
College of Arts and Sciences
DODD HALL 120D
Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1520
Phone: 850-615-1406; Fax: 850-644-7225

E-mail address: jyu2@fsu.edu


Web site: http://myweb.fsu.edu/jyu2/

Professional Preparation
2008 Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University. Major: Asian Religions. Chinese Buddhism. Supervisor: Stephen F. Teiser.
Jimmy Yu. (2008). Bodies and Self-Inflicted Violence in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century China. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Princeton University.
2006 Master's Degree, Princeton University. Major: Asian Religions. Chinese Buddhism. Supervisor: Stephen Teiser.
2002 Master's Degree, University of Kansas. Major: Asian Religions. Chinese Buddhism. Supervisor: Daniel B. Stevenson.
Jimmy Yu. (2002). Death, Afterlife, and Rebirth in the Pure Land Tradition: A Historical-Critical Study of Two Chinese Pure Land Buddhist Tracts on Deathbed Salvation. Unpublished master's thesis, University of Kansas.
2000 Monastic Training, Institute of Chung-Hwa Buddhist Culture, New York. Major: Chan/Zen studies and Buddhist doctrine. Supervisor: Venerable Dr. Sheng Yen.
1991 BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York City. Major: Fine Arts. Painting and Sculpture. Supervisor: Marilyn Minter. Cum Laude.

Professional Experience
2011–present Sheng Yen Assistant Professor of Chinese Buddhism and Religion, Religion, Florida State University.
2009–present Consultant on acquisition and ongoing development of Lib. Coll, Library Consultant to Strozier, FSU, Florida State University.
2008–present Assistant Professor, Religion, Florida State University.
1998–present Co-Organizer and M.C, Wisdom Teachings with His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama and Venerable Master Sheng Yen, Roseland, NY. organizer and Master of Ceremony.
2006–2008 Assistant Editor for the Book: Readings of the Lotus Sūtra, Columbia Readings of Buddhist Literature, Columbia University Press. My jobs included copy editing, researching data, creating a bibliography, and indexing.
2004–2008 Student, Advanced Language Training, East Asian Studies, Advanced Classical Chinese, Princeton University.
2004–2008 Student, Advanced Language Training, East Asian Studies, Advanced Modern and Classical Japanese, Princeton University.
2005 Student, The Rise of the Heavenly Master Movement and Liturgical Daoist Scriptures, Princeton University. Translation, research, and discussant.
2004–2005 Student, Intermediate Language Training, Intensive French Reading Program, Princeton University.
2004 Student, Third International Seminar on Dunhuang Art and Society, Princeton University and the Dunhuang Seminar.
2003 Student, Princeton in Ishikawa Program (Ishikawa Province, Japan), Princeton University. Intensive Japanese language study.
1997 Co-organizer and Interpreter, Peace is the Name of God XI International Meeting and Religions, The Vatican, Rome, Italy. Co-organizer and Interpreter.

Visiting Professorship(s)
2013 National Chengchi University Summer Visiting Professorship in Chinese Buddhist Studies 2013.

Honors, Awards, and Prizes
Research Grant for Foreign Scholars in Chinese Studies, Center for Chinese Studies (2016). ($6,000).

Transformation Through Teaching Award, FSU's Spiritual Life Project (2014).

FSU Provost's Faculty Travel Grant, Provost's Faculty Travel Grant Committee (2013). ($1,000).

National Chengchi University Summer Research Grant for the Study of Chinese Buddhism, National Chengchi University, Taiwan (2013). ($5,500).

Faculty Research Library Materials Grant (FRLMG), FSU (2012). ($9,000).

Sheng Yen Education Foundation Book Grant, Sheng Yen Education Foundation (2011). ($10,000).

Committee on Faculty Research Support (COFRS), FSU (2010). ($14,000).

Faculty Research Library Materials Grant (FRLMG), FSU (2010). ($9,493).

First Year Assistant Professor Summer Award (FYAP), FSU (2009). ($17,000).

FSU Provost's Faculty Travel Grant, Provost's Faculty Travel Grant Committee (2008). ($500).

Princeton University. Graduate Fellow. Center for the Study of Religion, Princeton University (2008).

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Grant, Government through University of Kansas (2002). ($7,000).

Friends of the Department of Religious Studies, University of Kansas (2001).

Zelma Edna McIlvain Scholarship in Religion, University of Kansas (2001).



Current Membership in Professional Organizations
American Academy of Religion (AAR)

Association of Asian Studies (AAS)

International Association of Buddhist Studies (IABS)

Teaching
Courses Taught
Buddhist Traditions (REL 3340)

Chinese Historiography (REL 5319)

Modern Buddhism in China (REL 5906)

Pure Land Buddhism (REL 4359)

Pure Land Buddhism (REL 5346)

Religions of Japan (REL 4304/5)

Seminar: History of Religions (REL5305)

The Buddhist Tradition (REL3340)

Tutorial in Classical Chinese Religious Texts (REL5319)

Undergraduate History of Religions Seminar (REL4304)

Chinese Buddhist Studies (REL4359/53)

Chan Zen Buddhism (REL3345)

Chinese Buddhist Monasticism (REL5354)

Pure Land Buddhism (REL4359)

Religions of East Asia (REL2350)

Special Topics in Religion (REL3936)



New Course Development
Chinese Buddhism (2011)

Tutorial in Classical Chinese Religious Texts (2009)

Religions of East Asia (2008)

Chan/Zen Buddhism (2008)



Doctoral Committee Cochair
Whylly, S. E., doctoral candidate.

Doctoral Committee Member
Etheridge, K. D., doctoral candidate.

Doctoral Committee University Representative
Marchman, K., doctoral candidate.

Master's Committee Chair
Tuzzeo, D., graduate. (2012). Education, Invention of Orthodoxy, and the Construction of Modern Buddhism on Dharma Drum Mountain.

Larson, J., graduate. (2010).



Master's Committee Member
Bailey, C., graduate. (2012). THE RAVEN AND THE SERPENT: THE GREAT ALL-PERVADING RĀHULA‖ AND DǼMONIC BUDDHISM IN INDIA AND TIBET.

Muldowney, K. K., graduate. (2011). Outward Beauty, Hidden Wrath: An Exploration of the Drikung Kagyu Dharma Protectress Achi Chökyi Drölma.

Lee, J., graduate. (2010).

Bachelor's Committee Member
Lee, D., student.

Meyer, K. A., student.



Supervision of Student Research Not Related to Thesis or Dissertation
Zell, J. (2012–14).
Lee, P. (2011–13).

Research and Original Creative Work
Publications
Invited Journal Articles
Yu, J. (2014). "A New Chan (Zen) School in Taiwan: Dharma Drum Lineage". Oxford Handbooks Online in Religion, 45.

Refereed Journal Articles
Yu, J. (2013). "Revisiting the Notion of Zong: Contextualizing the Dharma Drum Lineage of Modern Chan Buddhism". Chung-Hwa Buddhist Journal, 26, 38. Retrieved from http://www.chibs.edu.tw/ch_html/index_ch00_07.html
Yu, J. (2011). "Contextualizing the Deconstruction and Reconstruction of Chan/Zen Narratives: Steven Heine's Academic Contributions to the Field". Religious Studies Review, 37 (3), 165-176. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1748-0922.2011.01523.x/pdf
Yu, J. (2011). "Sheng Yen fashi yu Chanzong zhi xiandaihua jiangou" (Venerable Sheng Yen and the Modernization of Chan Buddhism ?嚴法師?禪宗之現代化建構). Humanity, 321-322, 324-30, approx. 40.
Yu, J. (2010). "A Tentative Exploration into the Development of Master Sheng Yen's Chan Teachings". Chung-Hwa Buddhist Journal, 23, 415-426. Retrieved from http://www.chibs.edu.tw/eng_html/eng03_03.html

Refereed Books
Yu, J. (2012). Sanctity and Self-Inflicted Violence in Chinese Religions, 1500-1700. Oxford University Press.

Refereed Book Chapters
Yu, J. (2014). "A New Chan (Zen) School in Taiwan: Dharma Drum Lineage". In Juergensmeyer, Mark (Ed.), Oxford Handbooks Online in Religion (pp. 45). Oxford University Online. Retrieved from http://www.oxfordhandbooks.com/view/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199935420.001.0001/oxfordhb-9780199935420-e-006
Yu, J. (2014). "Pure Land Devotion in East Asia". In Mario Poceski (Ed.), Blackwell Companion to East and Inner Asian Buddhism (pp. 35). Blackwell Companion to East and Inner Asian Buddhism.
Yu, J. (2012). "Self-Inflicted Violence". In R. L. Nadeau (Ed.), The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Chinese Religions (pp. 461-480). Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Yu, J. (2010). "Venerable Sheng Yen's Thought and His Scholarship on Late Ming Buddhism". In C. Yu (Ed.), Studies of Master Sheng yen Vol. 1 (pp. 415-426). Dharma Drum Publications.

Invited Reviews
Yu, J. (2014). "Zen Buddhist Rhetoric in China, Korea, And Japan". Religious Studies Review, 1. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/rsr.12161/full
Yu, J. (2013). "The Teaching of Wuzhu: Zen and Religion of No-Religion". Religious Studies Review, 39 (1), 51-52. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/rsr.12020/full
Yu, J. (2010). "True to Her Words: The Faithful Maiden Cult of Late Imperial China". Religious Studies Review, 36 (2), 171-172. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1748-0922.2010.01435_2.x/full
Yu, J. (2010). "Zongmi on Chan". Religious Studies Review, 36 (2), 172. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1748-0922.2010.01436_1.x/full
Yu, J. (2009). "Enlightenment in Dispute: The Reinvention of Chan Buddhism in Seventeenth-Century China". Religious Studies Review, 35 (2), 146. Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1748-0922.2009.01352_10.x/full

Refereed Reviews
Yu, J. (2015). "Living Karma: The Religious Practices of Ouyi Zhixu.". Review of Religion and Chinese Society, 2 (2015), 303-305. Retrieved from http://www.brill.com/products/journal/review-religion-and-chinese-society
Yu, J. (2013). "A Pure Mind in a Clean Body: Bodily Care in the Buddhist Monasteries of Ancient India and China". Journal of Chinese Religions, vol. 41, issue 2, 151-154. Retrieved from http://www.maneyonline.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1179/0737769X13Z.0000000006
Yu, J. (2009). "The Shaolin Monastery: History, Religion, and the Chinese Martial Arts.". The Journal of Religion, 89 (3), 457-459. Retrieved from http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/600286

Nonrefereed Journal Articles
Yu, J. (2015). "The Path to Where You Are.". Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly, Fall, 56-61. Retrieved from http://www.lionsroar.com/inside-the-fall-2015-buddhadharma-magazine/
Yu, J. (2014). "Silent Illumination". Insight Journal, Barre Center for Buddhist Studies, 1, 18. Retrieved from http://www.bcbsdharma.org/2014-1-15-insight-journal/
Yu, J. (2013). "Commentary: Newtown and the Three Poisons.". Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly, Spring, 7. Retrieved from http://www.thebuddhadharma.com/web-archive/2013/2/14/commentary-newtown-and-the-three-poisons.html
Yu, J. (2012). "You are Already Enlightened.". Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly, Winter, 38-43. Retrieved from http://www.thebuddhadharma.com/web-archive/2012/11/8/you-are-already-enlightened.html
Yu, J. (2011). "Discovering More Questions and Receiving More Answers: Reflections on the 16th IABS Conference" (Faxian genduo wenti, dedao genduo da'an 發現更多問??得到更多答案). Humanity Magazine, 336, 26-29.
Yu, J. (2010). "Analyzing Sheng Yen's Chan Teaching from a Historical Perspective" (Cong lishi gaodian tantao Shengyan chanfa yanbian 從歷史??探??嚴禪法演?). Humanity, 323, 26-35.

Nonrefereed Books
Yu, J. (in press). Passing Through the Gateless Barrier: Koan Practice for Real Life. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications.
Yu, J. (2012). Essence of Chan: A Practical Guide to Life and Practice according to the Teachings of Bodhidharma. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications. Retrieved from http://www.shambhala.com/the-essence-of-chan.html
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (2009). Shattering the Great Doubt: The Chan Practice of Huatou. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (2008). Method of No-Method: The Chan Practice of Silent Illumination. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (2006). Attaining the Way: A Guide to the Practice of Chan Buddhism. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (2002). There is No Suffering: A Commentary on the Heart Sutra. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (2000). Setting in Motion the Dharma Wheel: Talks on the Four Noble Truths of Buddhism. NY: Dharma Drum Publications.
Yu, J., H. H. the 14th Dalai Lama, & Master Sheng Yen. (1999). Meeting of Minds: A Dialogue on Tibetan and Chinese Buddhism. NY: Dharma Drum Publications.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (1999). Complete Enlightenment: Commentary on the Sutra of Complete Enlightenment. Boston, MA: Shambhala Publications.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (1998). In the Spirit of Chan. NY: Dharma Drum Publications.
Yu, J., & Sheng Yen. (1996). Dharma Drum: The Life and heart of Chan Practice. NY: Dharma Drum Publications.

Nonrefereed Book Chapters
Yu, J. (2013). "Wei Hanchuan fojiao bu yitiao lu zo" (Providing a Path for Chinese Buddhism 為漢傳佛教?一條??). In Sheng Yen Education Foundation Scholarly Department (Ed.), An Affinity in this Life with the Teacher (Jinsheng yu Shifu youyue 今生?師父有約) (pp. 12). Taipei, Taiwan.
Yu, J. (2006). "Clouds and Water: Memories of My Monastic Years". In S. Loundon (Ed.), Buddha's Apprentices: More Voices of Young Buddhist (pp. 115-122). Boston, MA: Wisdom Publications.

Presentations
Refereed Papers at Conferences
Yu, J. (presented 2015, November). "Centralized and De-centralized Approaches to the Study of Chinese Buddhist Monasticism.". Paper presented at American Academy of Religion, American Academy of Religion, Atlanta, GA. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2015, November). "Chan as Dependent on Words and Language: A New 'Doctrinal Classification' (Panjiao) within Chan Buddhism.". Paper presented at American Academy of Religion, American Academy of Religion, Atlanta, GA. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2014, December). "The Doctrinal Basis of Modern Chan Buddhism in Master Sheng Yen's Thought". Paper presented at Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies, Canon Brian Mountford, Vicar of St Mary's Church and Fellow of St Hilda's College in the University of Oxford, Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2014). "Self-Inflicted Violence and Chaste Women as Vengeful Revenants in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century China". Paper presented at Association of Asian Studies Annual Conference, Association of Asian Studies, Philadelphia, PA. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2013, May). "Liminality, Historicity, and the Possibility of Rebirth in the Pure Land". Paper presented at The Pure Land in Buddhist Cultures: History, Image, Praxis, Thought, University of British Columbia, University of British Columbia. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2013, March). "The Formation of Dharma Drum Lineage of Chan and Reconsidering Notions of Zong". Paper presented at Association of Asian Studies, Association of Asian Studies, San Diego, CA. (National)
Yu, J. (presented 2011, November). "Reflections on Blood Writing, Agency, Pain, and the Body". Paper presented at American Academy of Religion, American Academy of Religion, San Francisco, CA. (National)
Yu, J. (presented 2011, June). "The Doctrinal Synthesis of Master Sheng Yen's Chan". Paper presented at 16th Congress of the IABS, International Association of Buddhist Studies, Taiwan. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2011, April). "Preserving Orthodoxy through Self-Inflicted Violence: Representation as Embodied Practice". Paper presented at Association of Asian Studies (AAS), Association of Asian Studies (AAS), Hawaii. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2010, May). "The Evolution of Master Sheng Yen's Chan Teachings". Paper presented at The 3rd International Sheng Yen Education Foundation Conference, Sheng Yen Education Foundation, Taiwan. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2008, November). "The Power of Women as Vengeful Revenants: The Practice of Female Chastity". Paper presented at American Academy of Religion (AAR), American Academy of Religion, Chicago. (National)
Yu, J. (presented 2008, May). "Venerable Sheng Yen's Thought and His Scholarship on Late Ming Buddhism". Paper presented at The 2nd International Sheng Yen Education Foundation Conference, Sheng Yen Education Foundation, Taiwan. (International)
Yu, J. (presented 2006, November). "Piety, Passion, and Blood Writing in the Late Ming". Paper presented at American Academy of Religion, American Academy of Religion, Washington DC. (National)
Yu, J. (presented 2003, April). "A Critique of Pure Land Rebirth Motif". Paper presented at The Fifth Annual Buddhist Studies Graduate Student Conference, University of Michigan, University of Michigan. (National)

Invited Keynote and Plenary Presentations at Conferences
Yu, J. (presented 2012). What is the Significance of "Zong" in the Formation of Dharma Drum Lineage (Fagu zong)? Keynote presentation at IV International Sheng Yen Education Foundation Buddhist Studies Conference, Sheng Yen Education Foundation, Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies, Taiwan University, Taiwan. (International)

Refereed Presentations at Conferences
Yu, J. (presented 2009, May). Buddhists at the End of Life. Presentation at Patricia and Rowland Rebele Conference: Buddhists at the End of Life, University of California Santa Cruz, University of California Santa Cruz. (National)

Invited Workshops
Yu, J. (2015, April). "Education and Buddhist Ministry: Whither and Why?". Workshop delivered at Harvard Divinity School, Harvard Divinity School: 45 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts. (International) Retrieved from http://hds.harvard.edu/news/2015/04/24/video-how-does-should-international-aspect-buddhist-ministry-inform-our-work#
Yu, J. (2011, October). "Visualizing Self-Inflicted Violence in Late Imperial Chinese Religions". Workshop delivered at Visual and Material Perspectives on East Asia Workshop, Department of Art History at the University of Chicago, University of Chicago. (Local)

Invited Lectures and Readings of Original Work
Yu, J. (2016, April). "Preserving Orthodoxy: Master Sheng Yen's Formulation of Chan Buddhism.". Delivered at Princeton University, Center for the Study of Religion (CSR), Princeton University. (National) Retrieved from http://csr.princeton.edu/events/modern-chinese-buddhism/
Yu, J. (2015, February). "Buddhist Blood Writing and Agency in Premodern China.". Delivered at Mount Royal University, Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada. (Regional) Retrieved from https://www.mtroyal.ca/ProgramsCourses/FacultiesSchoolsCentres/Arts/EventsandConferences/religionchinesesocieties
Yu, J. (2015, January). "Reflections of an Attendant to Chan Master Sheng Yen". Delivered at Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford. Buddhism in the Modern World Lecture Series, Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center. Stanford University. (National) Retrieved from https://hcbss.stanford.edu/event/reflections-attendant-chan-master-sheng-yen
Yu, J. (2015, January). "Venerable Sheng Yen and the Construction of a New Chan School in Taiwan.". Delivered at Ho Center of Buddhist Studies at Stanford University, Building 70-72A1, Main Quad. Stanford University. (National) Retrieved from https://hcbss.stanford.edu/event/venerable-sheng-yen-and-construction-new-chan-school-taiwan
Yu, J. (2014, October). "A Contemporary Formulation of Doctrinal Classification: Ven. Sheng Yen and His Formation of the Dharma Drum Lineage". Delivered at Asian Pacific Studies Institute (APSI), Asian & Middle Eastern Studies (AMES), and Department of Religion, Duke University, Perkins Library 118, Duke University. (Local) Retrieved from http://calendar.duke.edu/events/show?fq=id%3ACAL-8a0870ef-48e31cdc-0148-eaee24c8-0000598fdemobedework%40mysite.edu
Yu, J. (2013, June). Venerable Sheng Yen and the Founding of Dharma Drum Lineage ?嚴法師??宗的建?. Delivered at National Chengchi University, Center for the Study of Chinese Religions, National Chengchi University, Taiwan. (International)
Yu, J. (2013, January). Buddhist Blood Writing and Agency in Early Modern China. Delivered at Divinity School, Vanderbilt University. Nashville, TN. (Local)
Yu, J. (2011, October). Visualizing Self-Inflicted Violence in late Imperial Chinese Religions. Delivered at Department of Art History at the University of Chicago, Department of Art History at the University of Chicago. (Local)
Yu, J. (2010, April). Embodying the Text through Blood Writing. Delivered at University of Central Florida, University of Central Florida. (Regional)

Contracts and Grants
Contracts and Grants Funded
Yu, Jimmy (PI). (May 2015–Aug 2015). COFRS: Chinese Buddhist Modernity. Funded by FSU CRC. Total award $14,000.
Yu, J. (Jun 2013–Aug 2013). The Construction of a New Chan Buddhist Lineage in Taiwan. Funded by National Chengchi University Summer Research Grant for the Study of Chinese Buddhism. Total award $6,000.
Yu, Jimmy (PI). (Jun 2012–Jun 2016). Sheng Yen Graduate Student Fellowship. Funded by FSU Foundation. (F07518). Total award $48,987.
Yu, J. (May 2012–Dec 2015). The Modern Construction of Chan Buddhism. Funded by Sheng Yen Education Foundation Book Grant. Total award $10,000.
Yu, Jimmy (PI). (Apr 2012–Jun 2016). Sheng Yen Professorship. Funded by FSU Foundation. (F07466). Total award $9,627.

Service
Florida State University
FSU University Service
Key negotiator, Sheng Yen Education Foundation Postdoc Fellowship (2015–present).
Committee Member, Faculty Senate Library Committee (2014–present).
Key negotiator, Student Exchange Program with National Chengchi University in Taiwan (2012–present).
Advisor, FSU Buddhist Student Association (2011–present).
Key negotiator, Sheng Yen Education Foundation Graduate Fellowship (2011–present).
Key negotiator, Sheng Yen Education Foundation Professorship (2011–present).

FSU Department Service
Member, Executive Committee (2013–present).
Representative for HER track, Graduate Student Committee (2012–present).
Member, History of Text Technologies (HoTT) Committee (2011–present).
Website Liaison, Maintain Department Website (2011–present).
Member, Graduate Students Committee (2012–2013).
Panel Respondent, 12th Annual Religion Graduate Student Symposium (2013).
Member, Faculty Search Committee (2012–2013).
Member, Chair Committee (2011–2012).
Department Website Liaison, Department Website Liaison (2011–2012).
Advisor and judge for the award, Faculty Advisor and judge for the Leo Sandon Best Paper Award (2011).
Panel Respondent, 9th Annual Religion Graduate Student Symposium (2010).
Panel Respondent, 8th Annual Religion Graduate Student Symposium (2009).
Consulting students, Committee Member. Undergraduate Studies (2008–2009).

The Profession
Editor for Refereed Journals
Editor, Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies (JCBS) (2012–present).

Editorial Board Membership(s)
Translation Series of Chinese Religious Studies (2014–present).

Guest Reviewer for Refereed Journals
Religious Studies Review (2009–present).

Reviewer or Panelist for Grant Applications
Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies Graduate Fellowship. Grant reviewer (2010–present).
Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies. Book monograph grant reviewer (2010–present).
The Sheng Yen Education Foundation Grant for PhD. Dissertation Research on Modern Chinese Buddhism (2008–present).

Service to Other Universities
Doctoral Dissertation Supervisory Committee Member for Kendall Marchman, University of Florida, Gainsville (2011–2013).

The Community
Founder and Teacher, Ongoing public talks and workshops, Tallahassee Buddhist Group, DDMBA Tallahassee (2009–present).
Invocator, Leon County Commission Meeting, Leon County Commission (2013).

Consultation
CNN. CNN Interview on Japan's Earthquake/Tsunami Disaster in the Religion Blog (2011).

Additional Service Not Reported Elsewhere
Yu, J. (2011). Negotiated and secured from the Sheng Yen Education Foundation, Taiwan, funding for: (1) the Sheng Yen Professorship of Chinese Buddhism ($100,000); (2) a graduate student fellowship award with stipend in Chinese Buddhist studies ($60,000 recurring). FSU, Department of Religion.


The database is protected by copyright ©essaydocs.org 2016
send message

    Main page