Clark Chilson

Clark Chilson, Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies, University of Pittsburgh. His recent publications include  Secrecy’s Power: Covert Shin Buddhists and Contradictions of Concealment  (University of Hawai’i Press, 2014) and “Cultivating Charisma: Ikeda Daisaku’s Self Presentation and Transformational Leadership”  Journal of Global Buddhism  15 (2014): 65-78. His current research is on Naikan and religious-inspired treatments for mental illness in Japan, both historical and current.