Welcome to Zen And The Brain
Who is James H. Austin? Dr. Austin is the author of 7 books on Zen and the Brain.
Neurologist, researcher, and Zen practitioner, Austin is Professor Emeritus of Neurology at the Univ. of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and courtesy Professor of Neurology, Univ. of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville.
Austin's six decades of brain research involve neurology, neuropathology, neurochemistry, and contemplative neuroscience. Dr. Austin's sabbatical in 1974 in Kyoto, Japan, began his Zen meditative training with Rinzai Zen Master Kobori-Roshi.
NEW * FREE* ZEN DOWNLOADS "Ten Questions for Dr. Austin", and Austin's "Old Joshu Lives On" is a free .pdf download (#Contemporary Buddhism #academia).
Google Tech Talk on Zen and The Brain 250,000 views, by Dr. James Austin.