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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 24 February 2021

Welcome to this week's edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find four job, two journal call for papers, three post-doctoral positions, one PhD research position, and one study opportunities.

Thanks so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. Our goal is to reach 100 patrons (currently 40!) to support all of our upcoming developments. See our donations page for more information of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Jobs

Funded media partnership

Sacred Writes and DigBoston

Deadline: 15 March 2021

More information: https://www.sacred-writes.org/digboston?fbclid=IwAR1pB5yb_fBshp61u4-A1skjUGGDCk8i12M4VAH0vELlKCpn2guhzZIyFTA

Executive Officer

Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR) 

Application review begins 1 March 2021

More information: https://sssreligion.org/announcements/sssr-executive-officer-search/

Assistant Professor, Religion (tenure-track)

Wittenberg University, Ohio, US

More information: https://wittenberg.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp;jsessionid=0667882C76ED042A1CD2B067939760CA;jsessionid=CA4E7B809C6B7EA3F5FCE237C220463C;jsessionid=4056607049E8E1C978D5CFF2ED60E59D?JOBID=128274

Religious Studies 9 month Sessional Professor

Mount Allison University, Canada

Deadline: 12 March 2021

More information: https://www.mta.ca/uploadedFiles/Community/Administrative_departments/Human_Resources/Employment_opportunities/Academic_full-time/ad(107).pdf?fbclid=IwAR0HTk1sjalQ-q3rT3FZIbpPoBkeyt3oHCNbO57JIhH9B1cyLUr0iMjbShU

Journal Calls for Papers

"Vodou across the World"

Nova Religio Special Issue

Deadline for abstracts: 15 March 2021

More information: https://online.ucpress.edu/nr/pages/submit?fbclid=IwAR18xUwWneiHpF8NyHrBX6j6Jr1NhrEB-k_uQUfbdJJ6Uwzak5WdpPekY6Y

Melancholy

More information: http://revistamelancolia.com/web/en/envios-3/?fbclid=IwAR1bVu02yHxkYHz6BXZhxnZq_4Nq9VrxkrrrF7KmXopvPRpVdCVtWbNu_Uc

Post-Doctoral Positions

Post-doc researcher in the research project on Religion and Urbanity in Poland

Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

Deadline: 12 March 2021

More information: https://bip.uj.edu.pl/documents/1384597/147127718/op-wfilozoficzny-ir-asystent-08-02.pdf/39c216a3-0e19-4cb4-93dd-e792d3df086e

Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program​

University of Toronto

More information: https://www.sgs.utoronto.ca/awards/provosts-postdoctoral-fellowship-program%E2%80%8B/

Post-Doctoral Scholar in Catholic Studies

University of Kentucky

Deadline: 15 March 2021

More information: https://careers.historians.org/jobs/14446243/post-doctoral-scholar

PhD Research Positions

Ph.D. Researcher for the Dissident Networks Project

Masaryk University, Czech Republic

Deadline: 3 March 2021

More information: https://www.timeshighereducation.com/unijobs/en-us/listing/243074/ph-d-researcher-for-the-dissident-networks-project/

Studies

Experiences of Early-Career Religion Researchers in the Social Sciences

Two-part online longitudinal study

Qualifications: If you earned your Ph.D. since 2015 and are employed at a U.S. educational institution

More information: https://ohio.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6SiGSjbpAUGFfwx

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 16 February 2021

Welcome to another packed week of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find four conference call for papers, three journal call for papers, one call for book proposals, three jobs, and one fellowship opportunities.

Thanks so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. Our goal is to reach 100 patrons (currently 40!) to support all of our upcoming developments. See our donations page for more information of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Conference Calls for Papers

'Religion in Global/Local Perspectives: Diffusion, Migration, Transformation'

36th ISSR/SISR Conference

12-15 July 2021 (digital only), Taipei, Taiwan

Deadline: 28 February 2021

More information: https://conference-system.sisr-issr.org/conferences/conference-2021/#papers

2021 Implicit Religion, Race, and Representation

21-23 May 2021. Virtual

Deadline for abstracts: 15 March 2021

More information: https://implicitreligion.co.uk/2019/10/21/cfp-2020-uk/?fbclid=IwAR2Ij2r-HIgwchJQOEuUULnXwkgtvFLoxC0MPL1Snx-0DnfFFDtX3PvGguo

Politics in the Age of Uncertainty

Australian Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2021

20-22 September 2021

Deadline for abstracts: 3 May 2021

More information: https://event.mq.edu.au/apsa-2021/

Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

3rd ANU Religion Conference

8-10 December 2021. Canberra, Australia

Deadline for proposals: 21 May 2021

More information: https://hrc.cass.anu.edu.au/events/religion-and-migration-culture-and-policy-0

Journal Calls for Papers

Historizing Islam

Special issue of the Journal for the Contemporary Study of Islam

More information: https://contemporarystudyofislam.org/index.php/jcsi/announcement

Waikato Islamic Studies Review

More information: https://www.waikato.ac.nz/fass/UWISG/review

International Journal for the Study of New Religions

More information: https://journal.equinoxpub.com/IJSNR

Female Mystics and the Divine Feminine in the Global Sufi Experience

Special issue of Religions

More information: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/religions/special_issues/Female_Experience

Call for Book Proposals

Modern East Asian Religion and Culture

CSP Studies in Modern East Asian Religion and Culture (MEARAC)

More information (PDF)

Jobs

Junior Professorship of Religious Studies

Westphalian Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany

Deadline: 26 February 2021

More information: https://www.uni-muenster.de/Rektorat/Stellen/ausschreibungen/st_20201901_mb1.html?fbclid=IwAR1aeZgt6Ha2vNmdyu_nEMeOVSuA_PMPzVlNOkafuNoc38-F3dLMk5DVLz0

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (Tenure-Track)

The College of St. Scholastica, Minnesota, US

More information: https://www.csshrjobs.com/postings/10729?fbclid=IwAR1_hvm417tKGe0n-ueo1IwX6BAHgvyXX1bjyotANoknXXYMtNja0veJFMI

Assistant Professor of Philosophy and History of Ideas

University of Texas, Dallas, US

More information: https://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/15423

Fellowships

Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal  

Early-Career Fellowships in Religion and the Public Sphere

Deadline: 6 April 2021

More information: https://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/view/religion-spirituality-and-democratic-renewal-fellowship/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 11 February 2021

Welcome to another Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find six jobs, ten conference calls for papers, two PhD positions, two journal call for papers, one workshop, and three conference opportunities.

Thanks so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. Our goal is to reach 100 patrons (currently 40!) to support all of our upcoming developments. See our donations page for more information of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Jobs

Research Fellow: Science and the Transmission of Islamic Knowledge in Britain

University of Birmingham, UK,

Deadline: 24 February

More information: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/CDU696/research-fellow

"Transregional History of Religion" Professorship

University of Regensburg, Germany

Deadline: 15 March 2021

More information (PDF)

Associate Director, Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies

School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford, California, United States

More information: https://careersearch.stanford.edu/jobs/associate-director-abbasi-program-in-islamic-studies-11439?et=mIw5DwHV

Research Associate (UK Data Service Data Skills Modules)

Cathie Marsh Institute, University of Manchester, UK

Deadline: 16 February 2021

More information: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?isPreview=Yes&jobid=19637

Assistant Professor of Religion

Department of Religion, Kalamazoo College

Deadline: 8 March 2021

More information: https://www.kzoo.edu/search/index.php?dept=religion

Book review editor for Critical Research on Religion

Deadline: 1 March 2021

More information (PDF)

Conference Calls for Papers

"Religion as an Object of Historical and Social Scientific Study: Global Perspectives"

Workshop at the Centre for Advanced Studies –“Multiple Secularities – Beyond the West, Beyond Modernities”

4-5 November 2021. Leipzig University, Germany.

Deadline: 30 April 2021

More information: https://www.multiple-secularities.de/media/religion_as_an_object_of_scientific_study_cfp_2.pdf

2021 American academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meetings - Various CfPs

20-23 November 2021, San Antonio, TX, US

Deadline for proposals: 1 March 2021

More information: https://cdn.filestackcontent.com/8hrBYfDQQUOkEyxBwomX?2021-AAR-Call-for-Proposals.pdf, https://aar-conference.imis-inspire.com/a/page/ProgramUnits/sociology-religion-unit

"Transformations of Islam in the face of the therapeutic discourse"

The ISSR digital annual conference

12- 15 July 2021

Deadline for proposals: 28 February 2021

More information: https://conference-system.sisr-issr.org/conferences/conference-2021/#papers

“Soviet Spirituality”: The Phenomenon and Its Research Possibilities

10-11 June 2021. Riga, Latvia

Deadline for proposals: 1 March 2021

More information (PDF)

II Digital Congress of Sciences of Religions

Chilean Society for the Sciences of Religions, Complutense University of Madrid

19-21 April 2021
Deadline (in Spanish): 15 March 2021

More information: https://religiones.cl/congresodigital/

15th Conference of the European Sociological Association

31 August 2021 - 3 September 2021. Barcelona, Spain or Virtual
Deadline: 15 February 2021

More information: https://www.europeansociology.org/call-papers-esa-2021-conference-published

Religion in Global/Local Perspective: Diffusion, Migration, Transformation

ISSR 36th annual conference

12-15 July 2021, virtual meeting

Deadline: 28 February 2021

More information: https://conference-system.sisr-issr.org/conferences/conference-2021/#welcome

Global and Comparative Perspectives on Religion

22-24 October 2021. Portland Oregon, US (may switch to virtual)

Deadline: 31 March 2021

More information: https://sssreligion.org/annual-meeting/call-for-papers/

A Year of Change: The Impact of 2020 on Religion and Congregational Life

Religious Research Association

22-24 Oct 2021. Portland, Oregon, US (may switch to virtual)

Deadline: 31 March 2021

More information: https://www.rraweb.org/annual-meeting/call-for-papers/

Communicating Religion’s Relevance

82nd Annual Meeting of the Association for the Sociology of Religion

7-10 August 2021, online

Deadline for session proposals: 31 March 2021

More information: https://www.sociologyofreligion.com/annual-meeting/

 PhD Positions

"Resonant Self–World Relations in Ancient and Modern Socio-Religious
Practices"

International Graduate School Located at the University of Graz and the Max Weber Kolleg
of the University of Erfurt

Deadline: 15 April 2021

More information (PDF)

ESRC funded PhD studentship: Muslim women in higher education institutions in Britain

Jointly supervised by Dr. Khursheed Wadia (Warwick University) and Line Nyhagen (Loughborough University)

Deadline: 5 March 2021

More information: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/mgsdtp/collaborativeandjoint/nyhagen_loughborough_-_joint_advert_2021.pdf

Journal Calls for Papers

Methods, theories, practices or experiences of teaching and learning in Religious Studies

Journal of the British Association for the Study of Religions (JBASR)

Deadline for abstracts: 1 March 2021

More information (PDF)

Transformations of Latin American Catholicism since the mid-20th Century

International Journal of Latin American Religions
Deadline: 30 June 2021

More information: https://www.springer.com/journal/41603/updates/18706536

Workshops

Rewiring the House of God: Religious Self-World Relations in the Digital Environment

15-17 September 2021, online

Hosted by the University of Erfurt and the University of Birmingham

Deadline: 1 March 2021

More information (PDF)

Conferences

Divine Bodies Conference 2021

1 April 2021, online

More information: https://genderinthebible.co.uk/divine-bodies-conference-2021/

Aesthetics of Atheism

4-5 March 2021, online

More information (PDF)

Open Div Summit

25-28 February 2021, online

More information: https://summit.opendiv.org/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 2 February 2021

Welcome to this week’s of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find two conference call for papers opportunities.

Thanks so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. Our goal is to reach 100 patrons (currently 40!) to support all of our upcoming developments. See our donations page for more information of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Conference Call for Papers

“Immigration in Overlapping Pandemics: Racism, COVID, and a Call for Systemic Change”

Southeastern Immigration Studies Association (SEISA) Annual Conference

Deadline for Proposals: 20 February 2021

More information (PDF)

Religion and the Study of Religion in Times of “Crisis”

NAASR 2021 Annual Meeting

Deadline for Proposals: 1 March 2021

More information: https://naasr.com/2021/01/26/call-for-proposals-naasr-2021-annual-meeting/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 26 January 2021

Hello and welcome to this week’s of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find two journal call for papers, two conference call for papers, one PhD workshop, two job, one fellowship, and one conference opportunities.

Thanks a bunch to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. Our goal is to reach 100 patrons (currently 39!) to support all of our upcoming developments. See our donations page for more information of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Journal Call of Papers and Chapters

Religion and Senses of Humour

Religion and the Senses, Equinox

Deadline: 28 February 2021

More information (PDF)

Women and Gender in the Bible and the Biblical World II

Open Theology

Deadline: 31 March 2021

More information (PDF)

Conference Call for Papers

African Christians in the Global North: Migration, Material Religion and Local-Global Spiritual Networks

International Society of the Sociology of Religion (ISSR) Virtual Conference

12 - 15 July 2021

Deadline: 28 February 2021

More information: https://conference-system.sisr-issr.org/sessions/?fbclid=IwAR3h-lH6497R037HujsReo6fBjK2dGDCxSGkrym4I-qhQKLrm53bdQpgHaY

18th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions

Resilient Religion

20 August – 3 September 2021. Pisa, Italy

Deadline: 15 March 2021

More information: https://www.easr2021.org/

PhD Workshops

Emergent Themes in the Study of Science & Belief in Society

International Research Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society (INSBS)
12-16 April 2021, online workshop

Deadline: 9 February 2021

More information (PDF)

Jobs

Assistant Professorship (Juniorprofessur) in Religious Studies

Department (Faculty) of Protestant Theology

University of Muenster, Germany

Deadline: 26 February 2021

More information: https://www.uni-muenster.de/Rektorat/Stellen/ausschreibungen/st_20201901_mb1.html

Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Crossroads Project: Black Religious Histories, Communities and Cultures

Princeton University

Deadline: 26 February 2021

More information: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=19001

Fellowships

2021 Sydney Jewish Museum Holocaust and Museum Studies Fellowship

Deadline: 31 March 2021

More information: https://sydneyjewishmuseum.com.au/research/

Conferences

Digital Hadith Studies Conference

Islamic Digital Humanities Network

27 January 2021

More information: https://idhn.org/conferences/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 18 January 2021

Welcome to this week's of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find three conference call for papers, two post-doctoral position, and one summer fellowship opportunities.

As always, thank you so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. We are aiming for 100 patrons (currently 39!) to fund planned developments in the new year. See our donations page for details of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Conference Calls for Papers

"Buddhism and Language - A Twofold Perspective: The Role of Language in Buddhist Teachings and the Role of Buddhist Sources in Linguistic Research"

22-23 October, 2021. Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München, Germany

Deadline: 20 March 2021

More information: https://www.en.buddhismus-studien.uni-muenchen.de/currentissues/cfp_workshop2021/index.html

The Resilience of Religious Visions: A Discursive Approach to Change and Resistance to Change

EASR 18th Annual Conference

30 August – 3 September, 2021. Pisa, Italy.

Deadline: 25 January 2021

More information (PDF)

Orthodox Christianity, Alterity, and World making

The Society for the Anthropology of Religion (SAR) Spring Virtual Conference

12-16 May 2021

Deadline: 1 February 2021

More information (PDF)

Post-Doctoral Positions

2 year Post-doc Fellow at The Chaplaincy Innovation Lab

Brandeis University, Boston, US

Deadline: 18 January 2021

More information: https://chaplaincyinnovation.org/2021/01/job-opening-in-the-lab-postdoctoral-fellowship-2-years

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Black Religious Studies

The Crossroads Project: Black Religious Histories, Communities and Cultures

Princeton University's Center for the Study of Religion

Deadline: 26 February 2021

More information: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=19001

Summer Fellowships

Science-Engaged Theology

New Visions in Theological Anthropology (NViTA) 

University of St. Andrews, Scotland

Deadline: 14th February 2021

More information: https://set.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/fellowship/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 11 January 2021

Welcome to another edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find one grant, three conference call for papers, one event, two jobs, one call for panels, and one journal call for papers opportunities.

As always, thank you so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. We are aiming for 100 patrons (currently 39!) to fund planned developments in the new year. See our donations page for details of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Grants

Center for the Study of Religion and the City (CSRC) Summer Research Grants

Deadline: February 1, 2021

More information: https://www.religionandcities.org/summer-research-grant?fbclid=IwAR0VH6RgZAWrBEmzWyG70UUfEVVM83XJDl-CVpuGy-2jCd-y_T5-xFHZ1qQ

Conference Call for Papers

Apocalypse and Utopia, 1914-1945

18 February 2021, online

Deadline: 4 February 2021

More information: https://censamm.org/conferences/conference-1914-45

Critical Research on Religion

11-14 June 2021. Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland

Deadline for proposals: 15 January 2021

More information: https://criticaltheoryofreligion.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/CCRR-Conf-Belfast.pdf

A View to Nowhere: Empirical and Methodological Approaches to the Study of Utopias in the 19th and 20th Centuries

2021 EASR conference in Pisa, Italy

Deadline: 20 January 2021

More information (PDF)

Events

Becoming religious: How and why beliefs and practices are transmitted

Inform Online Webinar Series

5:30-7:30 GMT, 14 January 2021

More information: https://inform.ac/seminars

Jobs

"Divine property: Solutions from Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages" Part time Research Assistant

Collaborative Research Centre, University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: 20 January 2021

More information: https://www.uni-erfurt.de/max-weber-kolleg/forschung/forschungsgruppen-und-stellen/forschungsgruppen/sonderforschungsbereich-transregio-294-strukturwandel-des-eigentums

2-year Post Doc in Sociology of Religion

University of Helsinki, Finland

More information: https://www.helsinki.fi/fi/avoimet-tyopaikat/postdoctoral-researcher

Call for Panels

Religion Entangled: Theoretical and Methodological Reflections

Deadline for Proposals: 20 January 2021

More information (PDF)

Journal Call for Papers

The Faces and Transformations of Unbelieving: The Phenomenon of "Non-religion” in the Context of
Contemporary Debates

Religio: Revue pro religionistiku – an international scholarly journal issued by the Czech Association for the Study of Religions 

Deadline: 15 March 2021

More information: http://www.casr.cz/religio/cfp-2020-faces-and-transformations-of-unbelieving.pdf

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 5 January 2021

Welcome to 2021's first edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find one fellowship, one video, and two journal call for papers opportunities.

As always, thank you so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. We are aiming for 100 patrons (currently 39!) to fund planned developments in the new year. See our donations page for details of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Fellowships

Buddhist Ministry Initiative International Fellows Program

Harvard Divinity School

Deadline: February 15, 2021

More information: https://hds.harvard.edu/academics/buddhist-ministry-initiative

Videos

Ninian Smart’s 1994 speaking on “Religion and Nationalism"

Available for download through the University College Cork, Ireland

More information: https://cora.ucc.ie/handle/10468/10743

Journal Call for Papers

Identity and Power

Special issues of MSTR

Deadline for abstracts: 1 February 2021

More information (PDF)

Transformations of Latin American Catholicism since the mid-20th Century

The International Journal of Latin American Religions (JLAR) 

Deadline: 30 June 2021

More information: https://www.springer.com/journal/41603/updates/18706536

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 23 December 2020

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find four conference call for papers, one prize, three post-doctoral positions, one conference, one job, one event, and one journal call for papers opportunities.

Be sure to check out the newest edition of Implicit Religion, edited by our very own David Robertson! Articles are available via the Journal for the Critical Study of Religion’s website.

As always, thank you so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. We are aiming for 100 patrons (currently 38!) to fund planned developments in the new year. See our donations page for details of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links (perfect for holiday gift buying!).

Stay safe and healthy this holiday season!

Conference Call for Papers

36th ISSR/SISR 'Religion in Global/Local Perspectives: Diffusion, Migration, Transformation' Conference

12-15 July 2021 (digital only), Taipei, Taiwan

Paper submissions: 8 January to 28 February 2021

More information: https://www.sisr-issr.org/en/conferences/conference-2021

"Critical Approaches to the Study of Religion"

Center for Critical Research on Religion and Queens University Belfast

 11-14 June 2021

Deadline for proposals: 15 January 2021

More information: https://criticaltheoryofreligion.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/CCRR-Conf-Belfast.pdf

Australian Political Studies Association Annual Conference 2021

20-22 September 2021

Deadline for abstracts: 3 May 2021

More information: https://event.mq.edu.au/apsa-2021/

Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

3rd ANU Religion Conference

8-10 December 2021. Canberra, Australia

Deadline for proposals: 21 May 2021

More information: https://hrc.cass.anu.edu.au/events/religion-and-migration-culture-and-policy-0

Prizes

2021 ATF Theological Book Prize

Deadline: 31 March 2021

More information: https://mcusercontent.com/66ad6971e58faa2afa4a0216c/files/3d597f9e-e983-47db-89a8-4494beb719fb/Book_Prize_Brochure_2.pdf

Post-Doctoral Positions

Research Associate in Social Contexts of Rebellion in the Early Islamic Period

University of Hamburg Institute of Asian and African Studies

Deadline: 31 December 2020

More information: https://www.uni-hamburg.de/uhh/stellenangebote/wissenschaftliches-personal/fakultaet-geisteswissenschaften/31-12-20-450-en.pdf

Post-doctoral Researcher in Qur’an and Aramaic Christianity

University of Tubingen Department of Religious Studies

Deadline: 31 December 2020

More information: https://socioloxy.com/postdoctoral-researcher-in-quran-and-aramaic-christianity,i7759.html

Post-doctoral Associate in Religion and Literature

Yale Divinity School and Yale Institute of Sacred Music

Open until filled

More information: https://www.higheredjobs.com/details.cfm?JobCode=177376486&utm_source=12_19_20&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=JobAgentEmail

Conferences

UCR Conference on Queer and Transgender Studies in Religion

19-21 February 2021, online

More information: https://religiousstudies.ucr.edu/holstein-chair/ucr-queer-transgender-studies-in-religion-conference/?fbclid=IwAR3oP6U-_M7YysXv1rBe_dJ2hw-zdput9vd43YIEqh4YDOwdm3rQMgLqhxs

Jobs

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies in Biblical Studies

Stetson University, Florida, US

Deadline: 15 January 2020

More information (PDF)

Events

"Becoming religious: How and why beliefs and practices are transmitted."

Inform Seminar

14 January 2021, online

More information: https://inform.ac/seminars

Journal Calls for Papers

The Bible and Migration

Topical issue of Open Theology

Deadline: 30 April 2021

More information (PDF)

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 15 December 2020

Hello and welcome to this week's edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find three conference call for papers, one event, one conference, and one fellowship opportunities.

As always, thank you so much to everyone who has signed up to support the RSP thus far through our Patreon and PayPal options. We are aiming for 100 patrons (currently 38!) to fund planned developments in the new year. See our donations page for details of how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links (perfect for holiday gift buying!).

Stay safe and healthy this holiday season!

Conference Calls for Papers

Free Thought: A Postgraduate Conference of Philosophical and Religious Enquiry

19-20 March 2021 via Microsoft Teams

Deadline for submissions and registration: 1 February 2021

More information (PDF)

Consciousness in Modern Science and Jain Philosophy

March 19 – 21, 2021 via Zoom
Deadline: 31 December 2020

More information: https://fiu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2rvA6gLF159ogjH

“Religion in a Time of Pandemic”

5th Annual RGSA Graduate Conference Religion Graduate Students Association (RGSA)

6 March 2021

Deadline for abstracts: 20 December 2020

More information: https://religion.ufl.edu/news/2020/religion-in-a-time-of-pandemic-cfp/

Events

Becoming religious: How and why beliefs and practices are transmitted

Inform Seminar Series

14 January 2021

More information: https://inform.ac/seminars

Conferences

Religion and Academia Reframed: Connecting Religion, Science, and Society in the Long Sixties

4-5 February 2021 via Zoom

More information: https://www.legacy1960.com/conference2021

Fellowships

Visiting Fellowships for 2021-2022 

Harvard Law School's Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World 

Deadline: 15 January 2021

More information: https://pls.law.harvard.edu/how-to-apply-law-and-social-change/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 26 November 2020

Welcome to this week's edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find one fellowship, one journal call for papers, and one event opportunities.

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Fellowships

Religion and Urbanity: Reciprocal transformations

Max Weber Centre for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies of the University of Erfurt

Deadline: 8 January 2020

More information (PDF)

Journal Call for Papers

"The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" Theoretical and Methodological challenges in Media Ethics and Religion 

Journal for Religion, Film, and Media

Deadline: 15 August 2021

More information: https://jrfm.eu/index.php/ojs_jrfm

Events

Lecture Series: Religion and Urbanity Across Time and Space

Tuesdays 17 November 2020 – 2 February 2021, 6.00-7.30 pm

YouTube Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXw-zCwI7kk

More information (PDF)

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