Karl Schmid

Digital Scholarship Specialist

Emory Center for Digital Scholarship

Office: Robert W. Woodruff Library

Email: ktschmid@gmail.com


  • PhD Student, West and South Asian Religions, Graduate Division of Religion, Emory University , Atlanta, Georgia, Expected 2020
  • Master of Arts, Philosophy of Religion, University of Chicago Divinity School, Chicago, Illinois, 2014
  • Master of Arts, Buddhist Studies, Maitripa College, 2011
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Religion, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 2003


Karl is a new member of the Digital Scholarship Internship Program, where he will be training in tools such as Blackboard, WordPress/Scholarblogs, iMovie, Photoshop, Audacity, High Res Scanning and methods such as Digital Scholarship. He will be using these tools and methods to aid Emory professors and students in media creation, editing, and presentation, according to whatever needs their digital projects might entail. 


Classical Indian Philosophy, Indian and Tibetan Buddhism, Meditation Practices, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Action, Cognitive Science, Philosophy of Science, Phenomenology