Mark Blum

Professor and Shinjo Ito Distinguished Chair in Japanese Studies, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

E-mail:
mblum@berkeley.edu

Research Interests: Buddhist thought and culture, the Buddhist doctrine of tathâgatagarbha; medieval Japanese Buddhism; the rise and spread of the Pure Land School in Japan; the response of Buddhism to modernity in Japan.

Web page:
http://ealc.berkeley.edu/people/facultyprofiles.htm#blum

Mark Blum