Gyurme Dorje

Dorje holds a PhD in Tibetan Literature and a Masters degree in Sanskrit with Oriental Studies. For over 30 years he has been engaged in both classical and modern Tibetan studies, translating primary sources and conducting fieldwork throughout the Tibetan plateau. Following more than ten years residence among Tibetan communities of North India and Nepal, he led 42 expeditions and cultural tours to the Utsang, Kham, Amdo and Gyarong regions of Tibet.