Prof. Dr. Jörg PlassenChair for Eastern Asian Religions
Professor for East Asian Religions
Center for Religious Studies / Section Religions of East Asia, Department of East Asian Studies
Mon 14–16 h (during term), or on appointment
Areas of Research
Early Korean Hwaŏm- und Samnon-Buddhism in East Asian Context, Literary and Pragmatic Dimensions of Buddhist Commentaries (especially Writing and Reading as Spiritual Practice), Religious Processes of Transfer (especially “Sinification of Buddhism”, Interdependencies between Buddhism and Taoism / Hsüan-hsüeh, Buddho-Confucian Interactions in Korea).
Professor of Center for Religious Studies
Member of Research Department of CERES RESEARCH DEPARTMENT