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Timothy O. Benedict

Title
Assistant Professor
Research Fields, Keywords
Religious Studies, Death and Dying, Medical Anthropology

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate school:Harvard University
    Graduate course:Regional Studies: East Asia

    Course completed:Master's Course
    Date of completion:2008
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:UNITED STATES

  • Graduate school:Princeton University
    Graduate course:Department of Religion
    Major:Asian Religions

    Course completed:Master's Course
    Date of completion:2014
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:UNITED STATES

  • Graduate school:Princeton University
    Graduate course:Department of Religion
    Major:Asian Religions

    Course completed:Doctor's Course
    Date of completion:2018
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:UNITED STATES

Studying abroad experiences 【 display / non-display

  • Name of institution: Kyoto University
    Name of job or career: Foreign Research Fellow
    Study abroad period: 2014.08 - 2015.07

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Sociology
    Career:Assistant Professor
    Duties period:2019.04 -

External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Name of affiliation:Kyoto University
    Department of affiliation:Graduate School of Education
    Career:Special researcher of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
    Periods of career:2018.09 - 2019.03

Academic Society Affiliations 【 display / non-display

  • Affiliated academic society:American Academy of Religion

    Academic country located:UNITED STATES

  • Affiliated academic society:Association for Asian Studies

    Academic country located:UNITED STATES

  • Affiliated academic society:Society for the Study of Japanese Religions

    Academic country located:UNITED STATES

  • Affiliated academic society:Japan Society of Spiritual Care

    Academic country located:JAPAN

  • Affiliated academic society:Japanese Association for Religious Studies

    Academic country located:JAPAN

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Religious studies

 

Thesis for a degree 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Soul Searching: Spiritual Care in the Japanese Hospice
    Date of degree awarded: 2018.09
    Name of author(s): Timothy O. Benedict

    Co-author classification: Single Work

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: Japanese
    Title of paper: Self-Perceived Burden and Spiritual Care in the Japanese Hospice
    Publication title: Journal of Spiritual Care Studies  vol.3  (p.43 - 53)
    Date of issue: 2019.08
    Name of author(s): Timothy Benedict

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Practicing Spiritual Care in the Japanese Hospice
    Publication title: Japanese Journal of Religious Studies  vol.45  (1)  (p.175 - 199)
    Date of issue: 2018.06
    Name of author(s): Timothy O. Benedict

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Heart Care in Japan: Before and After the 1995 Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake
    Publication title: いのちの未来  vol.1  (p.147 - 169)
    Date of issue: 2016.01
    Name of author(s): Timothy O. Benedict

    Type of publication: Research paper (bulletin of university, research institution)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Inroads or Crossroads? The Soka Gakkai's Pacifist Endeavours in Japanese Foreign Policy
    Publication title: Electronic Journal of Contemporary Japanese Studies
    Date of issue: 2011.01
    Name of author(s): Timothy O. Benedict

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

Books 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Book Title: The Routledge History of Death since 1800 (ed. Peter N. Stearns)
    Publisher's name: Routledge
    Date of issue: 2021
    Name of author(s): Timothy O. Benedict

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Pages responsible: Death in Modern Japan (1800-2020)
    Form of book: Contributor

  • Written language: Japanese
    Book Title: Mushin no kea (eds. Sakai Yuen, Nishihira Tadashi)
    Date of issue: 2020
    Name of author(s): Timothy Benedict

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Pages responsible: Thinking about Spiritual Care Through Ethnography
    Form of book: Contributor

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)
    Research activities period:2021.04 - 2024.03

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
    Research activities period:2018.10 - 2019.03
    Research subject:A Study of Spiritual Care in Contemporary Japan and its Role in Society

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: Workshop on Religion and Social Engagement in Japan
    Conference classification: Internal meeting
    Meeting period: 2019.10
    Topic / Session title: 日本社会におけるスピリチュアルケアの位置
    Form of presentation: Symposium, Workshop, Panelist (nomination)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: Original Thoughts: A Conference in Honor of Jacqueline I. Stone
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2019.05
    Topic / Session title: The Merit of the Bath: Buddhist Charity in Early Medieval Japan
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: Mid-Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies Conference
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2017.10
    Topic / Session title: Dying Dutifully: The Self-Perceived Burden of Hospice Patients in Japan
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: Society for the Study of Japanese Religions Annual Meeting
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2016.11
    Topic / Session title: Practicing Spiritual Care in the Japanese Hospice
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

  • Presentation (Written) language: English
    Conference Name: Harvard East Asia Society Graduate Student Conference
    Conference classification: International conference
    Meeting period: 2016.02
    Topic / Session title: Practicing Spiritual Care in the Japanese Hospice
    Form of presentation: Oral Presentation(general)

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