Japanese Buddhist scholar, Doctor of Letters
According to Wikipedia,
Daisetsu Teitaro Suzuki, self-rendered in 1894 as "Daisetz", was a Japanese-American Buddhist monk, essayist, philosopher, religious scholar, translator, and writer. He was a scholar and author of books and essays on Buddhism, Zen and Shin that were instrumental in spreading interest in both Zen and Shin to the West. Suzuki was also a prolific translator of Chinese, Japanese, and Sanskrit literature. Suzuki spent several lengthy stretches teaching or lecturing at Western universities, and devoted many years to a professorship at Ōtani University, a Japanese Buddhist school.
D. T. Suzuki is affiliated with the following schools:
D. T. Suzuki has made the following academic contributions: