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Scott A. Mitchell

Scott Mitchell

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Editorial Board, Pacific World
Multimedia and Website Director

B.A. Philosophy and Religion, San Francisco State University
M.A. Buddhist Studies, Graduate Theological Union
Ph.D. Interdisciplinary Studies of Religion/Buddhist Studies, Graduate Theological Union



Scott has been a faculty member of the Institute since 2008, and a member of the IBS and GTU community since he began his graduate work in 2000. His research interests include Buddhism in Western contexts, Buddhist modernity, Pure Land Buddhism, translocal religions, ritual studies, and media studies.



For a complete list of his scholarship and publications, please visit his faculty website here.

Contact Scott Mitchell via email.