Institution: Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies, Ghent University
Department: Department of Languages and Cultures


Burdorf, Suzanne

Burdorf, Suzanne

Suzanne studied sinology and Sanskrit at Leiden University (Research Master Asian Studies), where she graduated cum laude in 2016 with a thesis about Buddhist bell inscriptions from Song dynasty China. Her current PhD project at Ghent University focusses on phonetic loan characters in Dunhuang manuscripts, dealing with medieval writing practices and historical phonology.

Expected time of graduation/completion: 2020