Brook Ziporyn, Professor of Chinese Religion, Philosophy, and Comparative Thought in the Divinity School at the University of Chicago, has recently been blogging at the Huffington Post. His most recent piece is titled “Death and the Atheist Mystic: Zhuangzi’s Last Words.” Check it out!
Queen’s College (Oxford) has recently announced a Junior Research Fellow in Manuscript and Text Cultures, and invites applications from graduates of any university for election to a three-year post-doctoral position as a Junior Research Fellow in Manuscript and Text Cultures, with a research specialism in knowledge-production and text-transmission in pre-modern literate societies. See here for more information.
What Makes Us Human? Philosophical and Religious Perspectives in China and the West
Central European University (CEU) Summer School, July 4, 2016 – July 15, 2016, Budapest, Hungary
Application deadline is February 14, 2016; more information can be found here. (Participating faculty with expertise in East Asian thought include Curie Virág, Chris Fraser, and Donald Harper.)
The China and Inner Asia Council (CIAC) of the Association of Asian Studies (AAS) has a Small Grant program that funds projects with up to $2,000. The application deadline is February 1, 2016, and details are here.