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Researcher List >> YEN YI CHAN


AffiliationSophia University
SectionFaculty of Liberal Arts Department of Liberal Arts
Job titleAssistant professor
Research funding number80975178
J-Global ID202201017856772650

Research Interests

Art History, Buddhist Art, Buddhist Icons, Kofukuji, Images of Shaka, Relic Worship, East Asian Buddhist Art Exchanges

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences / Art history / 

Research History

Sep 2022
Sophia University Faculty of Liberal Arts Assistant Professor 
Feb 2022
Jul 2022
Department of Religious Studies, Fu Jen Catholic University  Project Assistant Professor 
Sep 2020
Jan 2022
Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica  Postdoctoral Fellow 
Sep 2019
Sep 2020
Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures  Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellow 


University of Kansas The Kress Foundation Department of Art History 
University of Kansas The Kress Foundation Department of Art History 
National Chengchi University Department of History 


E-Bulletin of the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures      Apr 2020   [Invited]


The Workshop “Absence, Presence, and Materiality: Refiguring Japanese Religious Art and Culture,”   9 Jul 2022   
United Kingdom Association for Buddhist Studies Annual Conference   Jul 2021   
東亞文化意象的多稜視角」系列講座:漢傳佛教在東亞, 中央研究院中國文哲研究所   Nov 2020