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Bob Henricks

Visiting Scholar

Phone: 434-924-3452

PO Box 400781
Department of East Asian Languages, Literatures
and Cultures
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4781

Research Interests

Robert G. Henricks is a professor of religion at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, where he has taught since 1976. One of the most acclaimed authorities on classic Asian literature today, he has translated the highly regarded Lao-Tzu Te-Tao Ching and is the author of other books, including Philosophy and Argumentation in Third Century China and The Poetry of Han-Shan.


  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), Pennsylvania State University : University Park Campus
  • Master of Arts (MA), University of Wisconsin System : Madison
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Wisconsin System : Madison