Professor Hiroko Kawanami

Professor of Buddhism and Society

Qualifications

MSc, PhD. London School of Economics and Political Science (Social Anthropology)

BA, MA. Sophia University, Tokyo (International Relations with special emphasis on Sino-Japanese Relations)

Winstanley College
School Engagement

The doctrine of this-worldly karma and the disgruntled arahant
Invited talk

Numata Symposim on Buddhist Practice: Perspectives on and from the Oxford Handbook of Buddhist Practice
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Buddhist Nuns' Sangha around the World: Present and Future
Invited talk

RAI Film webinar
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

17th Sakyadhita International Conference
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

Buddhist Studies Review (Journal)
Editorial activity

JSPS Fellow
Hosting an academic visitor

Beijing Foreign Studies University
School Engagement

UK Association for Buddhist Studies: annual conference
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Guizhou Minzu University
Visiting an external academic institution

Beijing Foreign Studies University
Visiting an external academic institution

ASEASUK workshop for PG students at York University
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

The National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS)
Visiting an external academic institution

'Interrogating Buddhism and Nationalism'
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

Journal of Buddhism, Law & Society (Journal)
Editorial activity

18th International Association of Buddhist Studies Conference
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

Euporean Association for Southeast Asian Studies
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

Beijing Foreign Studies University
Visiting an external academic institution

UK Association for Buddhist Studies
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

AAS in Asia
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

AAS in Asia
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

UK Association for Buddhist Studies annual conference
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

Presentation at Linden Museum in Stuttgart
Invited talk

From a research question to an impact case: the study of Buddhist nunnery schools in Myanmar.
Invited talk

Khyentse Buddhist Foundation (External organisation)
Member of an organisation

International Burma Studies Conference
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

World Sociology Congress
Participation in conference -Mixed Audience

UK Association for Buddhist Studies (External organisation)
Member of an organisation

Hamburg University
Visiting an external academic institution

Centre for East and Southeast Asian Studies, Lund University (External organisation)
Member of Advisory Panel

Panel on Buddhism and Anthropology
Invited talk

A New Asia? Politics, Society and Culture in the 21st Century
Invited talk

Focus Asia: Recent Developments in Burma/Myanmar, Laos and Korea.
Invited talk

Buddhism and the Political Process
Invited talk

Buddhism and Women
Invited talk

Asian Cultural Institute, Sophia University
Visiting an external academic institution

Faculty of Religion, McGill University
Visiting an external academic institution

Communal Jurisdiction of Non-ordained Female Renunciants in the Southern Buddhist Tradition: Myanmar-Burma, Thailand, and Sri Lanka
Fellowship awarded competitively

Collaborative research fellowship in Buddhist studies
Fellowship awarded competitively