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Carl Bielefeldt

Walter Y. Evans-Wentz Professor of Oriental Philosophies, Religions, and Ethics, Emeritus
Former Co-Director of the HCBSS and the Stanford Center for Buddhist Studies
PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1980
MA, University of California, Berkeley, 1972
BA, San Francisco State College, 1966
Carl Bielefeldt

A graduate of UC Berkeley, Professor Bielefeldt specializes in East Asian Buddhism, with particular emphasis on the intellectual history of the Zen tradition. He is the author of Dōgen's Manuals of Zen Meditation and other works on early Japanese Zen, and serves as editor of the Sōtō Zen Text Project. Former Co-Director of the HCBSS.