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Dr. Thich Hang Dat

Adjunct Faculty

Knobview Hall 110
Phone: (812) 225-0228
hthich@ius.edu

Biography

Dr. Thich Hang Dat (Trung Huynh) obtained a B.S degree in Electrical Engineering at the Penn State University, and a Master degree and a Ph.D. degree in Religious Studies at the University of the West, California. Currently, he is teaching Buddhism, Buddhist Meditation, Mindfulness Practice, and Asian Religions at Indiana University Southeast, Indiana University South Bend, Indiana University Kokomo, and the University of Houston. 

For more information about the teachings of Dr. Thich Hang Dat (Trung Huynh), please visit his personal website: www.thichhangdat.com.

Academic Background

  • Doctorate

    • University of the West, Reosemead, California, United Sates of America
    • Doctorate Degree, Major in Religious Studies
  • Masters

    • University of the West, Rosemead, California, United States of America
    • Master Degree, Major in Religious Studies
  • Bachelors

    • Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    • Bachelors Degree, Major in Electrical Engineering

Professional Interests

Teaching

Buddhist Studies, Zen Buddhism, Buddhist Meditation, Mindfulness Meditation, Asian Religions, and World Religions.

 

 

Research

Buddhist Studies, Mahayana Buddhist Tradition, Zen Buddhism, and Buddhist Meditation.

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Huynh, Trung. (July, 2013). Why did Ambedkar Choose Buddhism to liberate his depressed classes? Was his failure in politics leading him to Buddhism?. Living in Peace: Insights from Buddhism, NA (NA), 265-283.

Books

  • Huynh, Trung. (2018). The Early Development of Buddhism in the Red River Delta Basin-Jiaozhi: The Case of a Sogdian-Jiaozhi Buddhist Monk Kang Senghui in Southern China.. Saarbrücken: LAP LAMBERT Academic.
  • Huynh, Trung. (2016). A reappraisal of Kumarajiva role in medieval Chinese Buddhism.. Saarbrücken: LAP LAMBERT Academic.

Campus Events

National Constitution Day Conversation

National Constitution Day Conversation

September 17th, 2021

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

SGA Meeting

SGA Meeting

September 17th, 2021

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Volleyball vs. St. Mary-of-the-Woods

Volleyball vs. St. Mary-of-the-Woods

September 17th, 2021

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Women’s Tennis vs. TBA

Women’s Tennis vs. TBA

September 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Men’s Tennis vs. TBA

Men’s Tennis vs. TBA

September 18th, 2021

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CANCELED: Family Day Out: Louisville Science Center

CANCELED: Family Day Out: Louisville Science Center

September 18th, 2021

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Volleyball vs. (RV)Indiana University Kokomo

Volleyball vs. (RV)Indiana University Kokomo

September 18th, 2021

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

IU Football vs. Cincinnati

IU Football vs. Cincinnati

September 18th, 2021

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Black Widow

IU Southeast Drive-in Movie Night: Black Widow

September 18th, 2021

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sigma Kappa EC Meeting

Sigma Kappa EC Meeting

September 19th, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Sigma Kappa Informal Meeting

Sigma Kappa Informal Meeting

September 19th, 2021

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Weekly Home Group Meetings

Weekly Home Group Meetings

September 19th, 2021

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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