Professor James Apple, PhD

James B. Apple

Background

Educational Background

B.A. Religious Studies, Indiana University, 1993

Doctor of Philosophy Buddhist Studies, Wisconsin - Madison, 2001

M.A. Religious Studies, Wisconsin - Madison, 2001

Research

Areas of Research

Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhist Studies, Indian Buddhism, Tibetan Studies, Mahāyāna Buddhism, Study of Religion, Sanskrit , Religious Studies, Tibetan, Buddhist Thought

Participation in university strategic initiatives

Courses

Course number Course title Semester
RELS 203 LEC 01 01 Asian Religions 2020
RELS 319 LEC 01 01 Esoteric Buddhism 2021
RELS 327 LEC 01 01 Tibetan Religious Traditions 2021
RELS 45305 LEC 01 01 Advanced Topics in Buddhism 2020
RELS 703 LEC 01 01 Studies in Eastern Religions 2021

Awards

  • Research Fellow, International Research Institute for Advanced Buddhology, Soka University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan,. 2015
  • Research Fellow, Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, May-July. 2012
  • SSHRC Standard Research Grant, 2011
  • 84000 Translation Grant , 84000: Translating the Words of the Buddha . 2013
  • University of Calgary, URGC Seed Grant, 2011
  • Teaching Excellence Award, Honorable Mention, 2010
  • Research Fellow, , International Research Institute for Advanced Buddhology, Soka University, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan. 2010
  • Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame, Silver Anniversary Team, Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame. 2012

Publications