Dr. Kelly Meister Brawn

Job Market Candidates Graduated December 2018

Areas of Teaching Expertise:
Buddhism (Contemporary Practices, History, Globalization, Rituals, Material Culture), Thailand, South and Southeast Asian History and Religions (Hinduism, Jainism, Islam, Buddhism, Sikhism), Theories and Practices for the Study of Religion, Material Culture, Colonialism and Globalization, Ritual Theory and Practice, Ethnographic Theories and Methods, Primary Textual Analysis and Hermeneutics

Dissertation Title:
"The Networks of a Thai Buddhist Monastery: Communities, Material Culture, and Contemporary Practice at Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand"

Dissertation Advisers:
Steven Collins (deceased) and Dan Arnold

Curriculum Vitae