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NameDr Sam Van Schaik
DepartmentScholarship and Collections
PositionIDP Project Manager
Research interestsMy main specialization is the Tibetan Dunhuang manuscripts, particularly the Buddhist manuscripts. Recently I have been conducting research on the social history of Dunhuang and the sociology of manuscript production. More generally I have given talks and taught courses on the history of Buddhism in Tibet and Central Asia. My early doctoral research was on the Dzogchen teachings of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism.
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Contact detailsTelephone: +44 (0)20 7412 7846
Fax: +44 (0)20 7412 7641
Email: sam.vanschaik@bl.uk