Liu Kuo-wei

Research Fellow, Department of Rare Books and Historical Documents, National Palace Museum, Taiwan


Dr Liu Kuo-wei is currently Research Fellow and Chief of the Rare Books Section at the Department of Rare Books and Historical Documents of the National Palace Museum. He holds a PhD in Sanskrit and Indian Studies from Harvard University, and specializes in Sanskrit and Tibetan languages. His research fields include Indo-Tibetan Buddhism, and Buddhist texts. He was Assistant Professor (2002–2008) and Associate Professor (2008–2013) at the Department of Religious Studies, Fo-guang University.