Tyler Cann

PhD Student

Department: Asian Languages & Cultures
Email: tcann@ucla.edu

Tyler Cann received his BA (2003) from McGill University in Economics and Religious Studies and his MA (2009) from Mahachulalongkorn University in Bangkok in Buddhist Studies. His PhD research interests include Sanskrit and Pali Buddhist literature; nuns in South Asian Buddhism; discord between Indian Buddhist praxis and the literary/canonical tradition; Buddhist, economic, and political institutional interrelation.