Visiting Research Professor

The intellectual culture at Maitripa College will be enriched periodically with the appointment of Visiting Research Professors for a period of one – two semesters. This non-salaried position for tenured professors of accredited universities includes a tuition remission of up to 75 percent, library privileges, and, if available, access to office space and administrative support. Visiting Research Professors recognize in Maitripa College faculty and library a unique opportunity to acquire or build upon expertise in Buddhist studies. In addition to pursuing their own studies and research at Maitripa, visitors may also be invited to participate in the academic life of the college by presenting their scholarly work to graduate students, faculty and/or the public in guest lectures, seminars or symposia, through discussion with graduate students, or conducting collaborative research.