Dr. Lewis Lancaster
Emeritus Professor of Religious Studies
Dr. Lewis Lancaster is a professor emeritus in the Department of East Asian Languages at the University of California at Berkeley and has been an adjunct professor at UWest since 1992. He has served as the Chair of Buddhist Studies at UC Berkeley and Editor of the Berkeley Buddhist Studies Series. Dr. Lancaster has published over 55 articles and reviews and has edited or authored numerous books including Prajnaparamita and Related Systems, The Korean Buddhist Canon, Buddhist Scriptures, Early Ch'an in China and Tibet, and Assimilation of Buddhism in Korea.
By special arrangment through UWest's Extended Studies program, he teaches various online courses including XSREL607 Research Methods, and XSREL402T Buddhist Sutras in English: The Prajnaparamita.