Postdoc position in South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies

The Institute of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies at the University of Vienna invites applications for a postdoc teaching and research position.
Profile: PhD in the field of Tibetology, Buddhist Studies or related field with focus on history of philosophy, religion or literature.

To consult the position description, with application guidelines, click here. Please scroll down to reach the English version.


Nicolas Sihlé

Nicolas Sihlé, a sociocultural anthropologist, is researcher at the Center for Himalayan Studies, a research unit of the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) based in Villejuif (France). He specializes on Tibetan religion and society, and is the author of Rituels bouddhiques de pouvoir et de violence : La figure du tantriste tibétain [Buddhist rituals of power and violence : The figure of the Tibetan tantrist] (Brepols, 2013). His current work focuses on post-Mao socioreligious transitions in and around the famous communities of non-monastic specialists of tantric Buddhism in northeast Tibet (Amdo), and more generally on the comparative anthropology of Buddhism.

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2 Responses

  1. Alex Catanese says:

    Cannot find this advertisement. Please redirect me. Thanks!

  2. Nicolas Sihlé says:

    Hi. Unfortunately, I cannot find the job announcement myself any more. I don’t know if they have already concluded the search. Sorry! Maybe contact simply someone at the Center itself and ask? Here is the link to the staff and faculty info: http://stb.univie.ac.at/istb-mitarbeiter/
    Best,
    NS

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