Former research fellows
Patrick Mc Allister
PhD at the Department of South Asian, Tibetan and Buddhist Studies at the University of Vienna. Employee at the IKGA from 2010 to 2013. Continues his studies on apoha theory (the Buddhist theory of universals and concepts) at the University of Heidelberg.
Studied Buddhist studies and religious studies at Tsukuba University, Japan. PhD in Tibetology and Buddhist studies in 2010 at the University of Vienna. Worked at the IKGA from 2010 to 2011 on Dharmottara's Pramāṇaviniścayaṭīkā.
Born in Mie, Japan, studied Buddhist studies at Tokyo University, PhD in Vienna, employed at the IKGA from 2009 to 2010.
Specialist for Kashmiri Shivaism, worked at the IKGA from Juli to November 2010 on Abhinavagupta and Dharmakīrti.
Born in Hachinohe, Japan, studied Buddhist studies in Kyoto, from 1995 to 2002 assistant at the Dept. of Oriental Languages and Cultures at the University of Lausanne from 1995 to 2002. Worked at the IKGA from 2003 to 2010 with research focus on Buddhist Tantrism. Afterwards employed at the International Institute for Digital Humanities in Japan.
Born in Taiwan, where she was trained to become a Buddhist nun. Studied at the Pali and Sanskrit Faculty in Oxford. Edited a collection of twenty short Mahāyānasūtras. Continues her research at the University of Munich.
Studied Indian philosophy and Buddhist studies at Tokyo University. Assumed his position at the IKGA in late 2004 but was shortly after offered a professorship at Kyushu University in Fukuoka, Japan.
Studied philosophy, Indology and Buddhist studies in Tel Aviv, Paris, Vienna and Hamburg. Habilitation in the field of Buddhist studies in Hamburg and Vienna. Was employed at the IKGA from 2002 to 2004 in the frame of the project on the perception of yogis. He was offered a professorship in Leipzig.
Studied history, Indology, Tibetology and Buddhist studies in Shanghai, Beijing and Vienna. Worked at the IKGA from 1995 to 2003 in the frame of the project on Buddhist epistemology.
Studied Indology and Tibetology in Vienna.
Worked at the IKGA from 1989 to 2002 in the frame of the project on Indian logic and epistemology.
Dramdul (dGra 'dul; Zheng Dui)
Studied Tibetan language and literature in Lhasa.
Worked at the IKGA from 1999 to 2000 in the frame of the project RNgog lo tsa ba Blo ldan shes rab's Biography. Is currently continuing his research at the China Tibetology Research Center, Beijing.
Studied Buddhist studies in Tokyo and Vienna.
PhD in 1999 in Vienna, worked at the IKGA from 1999 to 2000 in the frame of the project on Jñānaśrīmitra's doctrine of momentariness. He currently teaches at Mie University, Japan.
Studied Buddhist studies in Tsukuba (Japan) and Vienna.
PhD in 1993 in Vienna, worked at the IKGA from 1996 to 1998.
Currently teaches Buddhist studies at Tsukuba University in Japan.
Professor emeritus of Indology at the University of Vienna.
Head of the IKGA from 1983 to his retirement in 1997 and author of numerous publications of the institute.
Studied Tibetology and Buddhist studies in Vienna.
Worked at the IKGA from 1995 to 1997.
Studied Indology in Leiden.
Habilitated in Vienna in 1995 and worked at the IKGA from 1993 to 1997.
Haiyan Hu-von Hinüber
Studied Buddhist studies in Göttingen
PhD in 1993 in Göttingen, worked at the IKGA from 1995 to 1996.
Studied Indology in Vienna.
PhD in 1984 in Vienna, worked at the IKGA from 1986 to 1996. Currently lives in India.
Studied Sinology in Vienna.
PhD in 1991 in Vienna, worked at the IKGA from 1992 to 1994.
Studied Japanology in Vienna.
Worked at the IKGA from 1990 to 1992.
Studied Tibetology in Seattle.
Worked at the IKGA from 1991 to 1993 and was then offered a professorship for Tibetology in Hamburg.
Janos Szerb (†)
Studied Tibetology in Budapest.
PhD in Budapest, worked at the IKGA from 1984 to 1988.
Institute for the Cultural and Intellectual History of Asia
- Chiou, Pei-Lin
- Drongshar, Tsering
- Fermer, Mathias
- Freschi, Elisa
- Graheli, Alessandro
- Hazod, Guntram
- Hugon, Pascale
- Kellner, Birgit
- Kintaert, Thomas
- Kleczek, Rafal
- Köck, Stefan
- Langelaar, Reinier
- Lasic, Horst
- MacDonald, Anne
- McAllister, Patrick
- Mirnig, Nina
- Munsi, Sudipta
- Muroya, Yasutaka
- Pecchia, Cristina
- Peck-Kubaczek, Cynthia
- Pickl-Kolaczia, Brigitte
- Prets, Ernst
- Rastelli, Marion
- Saccone, Serena
- Scheid, Bernhard
- Schmücker, Marcus
- Steinkellner, Ernst
- Tropper, Kurt
- Williams, Michael
- Ehemalige Mitarbeiter