Jan Willis

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Jan Willis, Ph.D. was born in Alabama, USA and is one of the first western born scholar-practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism. She earned a Ph.D. in Indic and Buddhist Studies from Columbia University. She was also one of the first western born translators of key Tibetan discourses, making the teachings accessible to westerners. Dr. Willis is Professor of Religion at Wesleyan University.