Gudrun Buhnemann
,  Female ,  German Citizen

Gudrun Buhnemann is a Professor of Sanskrit and South Asian Religions in the Department of Languages and Cultures of Asia, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA. Her recent publications include The Iconography of Hindu Tantric Deities (2 volumes, E. Forsten, 2000-2001) and Mandalas and Yantras in the Hindu Traditions (E.J. Brill, 2003; revised edition by D.K. Printworld, 2007).

Fellowship, Institute for Research in the Humanities, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2006).
Vilas Associate Award, University of Wisconsin (2000-2002)
Research Assistance Grant, American Academy of Religion (1998, 2005)
Faculty Development Grant, University of Wisconsin (2000)
Contemplative Practice Grant (for course development), American Council of Learned Societies (2000)
Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council (1999, 2003)
Research Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies (1998)
Fellowship for University Teachers, National Endowment for the Humanities (1997)
Senior Long Term Fellowship, American Institute of Indian Studies (1996)
Spalding Visiting Fellowship in Indian Philosophy and Religion, Wolfson College, Oxford (1992)
Fellowship, Numata Foundation, Tokyo (1991-1992)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo (1989-1991)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Indian Council of Historical Research, Delhi (1987-1989)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Bonn (1983-1985)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, Bonn (1980-1982)
Michael Coulson Junior Fellowship in Indology, Wolfson College, Oxford (1978)
Fellowship, Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung, Gummersbach (1976-1980)


American Academy of religions (current)
American Association of University women (current)
American Council for Southern Asian Art (current)
American Oriental Society (current)
Teaching Academy, University of Wisconsin-Madison (current)
Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute, Pune (life member)
Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung (alumna)
Wolfson College, Oxford (alumna)

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