Tashi Tsering (Josayma) has been the Academic Director of Amnye Machen Institute, Tibetan Centre for Advanced Studies, Dharamshala, since 1992. Prior to this he was Research & Cultural Officer of the Library of Tibetan Works & Archives, 1981-1998 and Head of the Tibetan Publication Department of LTWA, 1980-1998.
Since 2002 he has also been a Consultant/Advisor to the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology, Gangtok, Sikkim. In 2016, he was re-elected as a member of the Advisory Board to the Association of International Tibetan Studies, a post he previously held from 1989-2003.
His recent publications include, ‘The Representation of Women in Tibetan Culture– Strengths and Stereotypes’, The Tibet Journal Vol. XLII, No. 2 Autumn/Winter 2017, pp. 111–141; ‘Kun mkhyen Si tu paN chen zhabs kyi gling rje Ge sar gyi skor la dgongs tshul ji yod rags tsam gleng ba dkar phyogs dbu ’phang gtod ces bya ba bzhugs, Journal of Tibetan Studies, Vol. 3, Monlam IT Research Centre, Dharamshala, 2018, pp. 13–76; Was Nangma Stod gzhas Invented by the Rdo ring PaNḍita Bstan ’dzin dpal ’byor and was Nangma Present in the Seventh Century? The Tibet Journal Vol. Spring/Summer, XLIII, No. l, 2018, pp. 65-141.