2012 UEHIRO PHILOSOPHY CONFERENCE:
March 8-10, 2012 at the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa
Dr. Masato Ishida
Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa. Masato Ishida received his academic training in Japan, Canada, and the United States, and completed his PhD in philosophy at Pennsylvania State University. His specialization includes classical American philosophy, history and philosophy of logic, and traditional Japanese philosophy.
Dr. Karma Lekshe Tsomo
Associate Professor in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of California, San Diego, as well as president of Sakyadhita: International Association of Buddhist Women and director of the Jamyang Foundation. Karma Lekshe Tsomo's primary academic interests include women in Buddhism, Buddhism and bioethics, religion and cultural change, and Buddhism in the United States.