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religion educator

Paul Brooks Watt, American religion educator. Japan Foundation Professional grantee, 1984. Member Society for the Study of Japanese Religions (president 1987-1993), American Academy Religion, Association for Asian Studies (Northeast Asia Council grantee 1988), Society for the Study of Chinese Religions.

Background

Watt, Paul Brooks was born on August 30, 1946 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles Foster and Margaret (Wilson) Watt.

Education

Bachelor, International Christian University, Tokyo, 1969. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1975. M. Philosophy, Columbia University, 1976.

Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1982.

Career

Associate professor and director Asian studies, DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Society for the Study of Japanese Religions (president 1987-1993), American Academy Religion, Association for Asian Studies (Northeast Asia Council grantee 1988), Society for the Study of Chinese Religions.

Connections

Married Yasuko Ito, December 21, 1968.

father:
Charles Foster Watt

mother:
Margaret (Wilson) Watt

spouse:
Yasuko Ito