Faculty and Staff

Academic Staff

J Hou

Professor Janet Xiang-Yu Hou

Academic Dean
PhD (Queensland University of Technology), Master of Medicine by Research (Peking University), Graduate Certificate in Applied Buddhist Studies (Nan Tien Institute), BA (Medicine, Shandong University), Cert IV (Training and Assessment, The University of Queensland)


email: j.hou@nantien.edu.au 

office phone: +61 (2) 4258 0721

Dr Tamara Ditrich

Dr Tamara Ditrich

Head of Program and Associate Professor (Applied Buddhist Studies) 
PhD (Studies in Religion, University of Queensland), BA Hons (Linguistics, University of Ljubljana)




email: t.ditrich@nantien.edu.au

office phone: +61 (2) 4258 0761

Susan Sumskis - Nan Tien Institute

Dr Susan Sumskis

Head of Health and Senior Lecturer 
PhD (University of Wollongong), BN (Hons) (UOW), BN (Dist) (UOW).


Venerable Dr Juewei

Venerable Dr Juewei

Head of Program (Humanistic Buddhism)
Acting Head of Program (Applied Buddhist Studies)
Director (Humanistic Buddhism Centre)
Senior Lecturer 
PhD (Religious Studies) University of the West, USA, MA (Buddhist Studies) Tsung-Lin Buddhist College, Taiwan, MBA (Cranfield University) Bedford, UK, MS (Computer Science and Engineering) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, BS with highest distinction (Computer Science and Engineering), Honors in Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.


Dr Nadine Levy

Lecturer in Health and Social Wellbeing
PhD (University of Adelaide), BA (Hons) (University of Adelaide), LLB (Hons) (University of Adelaide)


email: n.levy@nantien.edu.au

office phone: +61 (2) 4258 0752