Faculty

Ryuichi Abe

Ryuichi Abe

Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions
Director of Undergraduate Studies

 

 

After completing an undergraduate degree in Economics at Keio University, Ryūichi Abé acquired a master’s

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2 Divinity Ave. #130B
p: (617) 495-4305
Peter K. Bol

Peter K. Bol

Vice Provost for Advances in Learning
Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Fall 2017 Office Hour: Tuesday 11:45-12:45 at 2 Divinity, room 221 and by appointment, contact Molly Groome (mgroome@fas.harvard.edu)

 

As Vice Provost, Peter K. Bol is responsible for HarvardX, the Harvard Initiative in Learning and Teaching, and research

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2 Divinity Ave. #221
p: (617) 495-8361
Nara Dillon

Nara Dillon

Lecturer on East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Lecturer on Government
Spring 2017 Office Hours: Thursday 2-4

Nara Dillon received her B.A. in history from Williams College and her Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley. From 2003 to

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2 Divinity Ave. #230
p: (617) 495-8366
Janet Gyatso

Janet Gyatso

Hershey Professor of Buddhist Studies
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Harvard Divinity School

Janet Gyatso is a specialist in Buddhist studies, concentrating on Tibetan and South Asian cultural and intellectual history. She published Women of

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Spring 2017 Office Hours: Thursday 1-3 Andover 207, Harvard Divinity School
p: (617) 384-8000
Helen Hardacre

Helen Hardacre

Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions and Society
Spring 2017 Office Hours: by appointment

 

Professor Helen Hardacre began the study of Japanese religions as an undergraduate at Vanderbilt University, and she earned her doctorate from

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CGIS South Bldg. S239
p: (617) 496-5844
David Howell

David Howell

Chair
Professor of Japanese History
Spring 2017 Office Hours: Thursday 2-4 and by appointment

Professor David L. Howell grew up in Hilo, Hawai'i. After graduating from the University of Hawai'i at Hilo, he studied at Hokkaido University in Sapporo

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2 Divinity Ave. #233
p: (617) 495-8367