Current Member

Minoru Inaba

Roger E. Covey Member in East Asian Studies
Affiliation
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Medieval History of Central Asia Between China and India
Home Institution
Kyoto University

Minoru Inaba is interested in the historical frontiers of Central Asia, East Asia, and South Asia, as well as human activities across those frontiers. He is carrying out analysis of the travel records of Chinese Buddhist monks who visited India.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/20175/2018
Degrees
Kyoto University M.A., 1985
Honors
Tôhô Gakkai Award 1995
Appointments
Kyoto University 2009– Professor
Kyoto University 2001–2009 Associate Professor
Ryukoku University 1996–2001 Associate Professor
Kyoto University 1988–1996 Assistant Professor