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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 10 August 2022

Thank you for reading this edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one call for chapters, one PhD program, one job, and one research project.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 36!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Call for Chapters

Muslim Immigrants (international context, Lebanese/Syrians, later S. Asia)

Religions in Contemporary Latin America and the Caribbean

More information (PDF)

PhD Programs

Fully-funded PhD on Climate Crisis & Genocide Prevention

The University of Exeter, England and the University of Queensland, Australia

Deadline: 30 August 2022

More information: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/study/funding/award/?id=4498

Jobs

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor focused on race and religion in the African diaspora

Columbia University, New York, US

Deadline: 15 September 2022

More information: https://apply.interfolio.com/110603

Research Projects

Understanding the Wellbeing of Working-Class Clergy

The Ministry Development Team, Church of England's National Church Institutions (NCIs) 

Deadline for tender submissions: 5pm Friday 16th September 2022

More information (PDF)

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 10 August 2022

Thank you for reading this edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one call for chapters, one PhD program, one job, and one research project.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 36!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Call for Chapters

Muslim Immigrants (international context, Lebanese/Syrians, later S. Asia)

Religions in Contemporary Latin America and the Caribbean

More information (PDF)

PhD Programs

Fully-funded PhD on Climate Crisis & Genocide Prevention

The University of Exeter, England and the University of Queensland, Australia

Deadline: 30 August 2022

More information: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/study/funding/award/?id=4498

Jobs

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor focused on race and religion in the African diaspora

Columbia University, New York, US

Deadline: 15 September 2022

More information: https://apply.interfolio.com/110603

Research Projects

Understanding the Wellbeing of Working-Class Clergy

The Ministry Development Team, Church of England's National Church Institutions (NCIs) 

Deadline for tender submissions: 5pm Friday 16th September 2022

More information (PDF)

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 27 July 2022

Another week of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find two journal calls for papers, one conference call for papers, and one job.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 37!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Journal Call for Papers

Paradise Lost. Presentations of Nostalgic Longing in Digital Games

Journal for Religion, Media and Film

Deadline: 31 August 2022

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

Engaging Buddhism in the West Studies: past, present, …. future?

Special issue for the journal Contemporary Buddhism

Deadline: 30 October 2022

More information (PDF)

Conference Call for Papers

"Structuring Diversity - Structuring Religion: Religious Diversity and Human Heterogeneity in Society" International Conference

30 March - 1 April 2023. The University of Lucerne, Switzerland and online

Deadline: 31 August 2022

More information: https://www.unilu.ch/fakultaeten/ksf/institute/religionswissenschaftliches-seminar/veranstaltungen/conference-structuring-diversity-structuring-religion/

Jobs

Tenure Track - Assistant Professor of Asian American History

Williams College, Massachusetts, US

Deadline: 30 September 2022

More information: https://jobs.chronicle.com/job/37287095/tenure-track-assistant-professor-of-asian-american-history-/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 13 July 2022

This week we have a short Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one post-graduate position.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 36!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Post-graduate Positions

Doctoral Research Fellowship in Religion and Politics

University of Oslo, Norway

Deadline: 15 August 2022

More information: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/227824/doctoral-research-fellowship-in-religion-and-politics?fbclid=IwAR3QAUozTqS1s8dg2p5B_ZLYo0xEb-Ver_AatJGo4qS97MudyS3vcnWqjLo

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 6 July 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one fellowship, two jobs, one summer school, and one event.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 39!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Fellowships

Religion and Urbanity: Reciprocal Formations Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Fellows

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: 15 September 2022

More information: https://www.uni-erfurt.de/en/max-weber-kolleg/forschung/forschungsgruppen-und-stellen/research-groups/humanities-centre-for-advanced-studies-kolleg-forschungsgruppe-kfg-religion-and-urbanity-reciprocal-formations-for-2779

Jobs

Pūkenga/Lecturer in Religious Studies

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Deadline: 25 July 2022

More information: https://www.wgtn.ac.nz/about/working-here/current-vacancies-broadbean

Professorship in History of Religions and Comparative Religion

University of Zurich, Switzerland

Deadline: 30 August 2022

More information: https://jobs.uzh.ch/offene-stellen/professorship-in-history-of-religions-and-comparative-religion/d41c3739-f044-4b9b-a755-8cc5dfd2650b

Summer School

Interdisciplinary Summer School "Life in Diaspora - Finding Home Away from Home?"

Research Network Diaspora Studies, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Deadline: 15 September 2022
More information: https://www.zrb.uni-jena.de/forschungsnetzwerk-diaspora-studies/summer-school-2022

Events

New Media and New Religiosity – Possibilities and Pitfalls?

12 July 2022, online

More information: https://inform.ac/upcoming-events/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 8 June 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one journal call for proposals, one graduate degree program, and one job opportunity.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 39!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Call for Journal Proposals

Topical Issues of “Open Cultural Studies”

Deadline: 31 October 2022

More information: https://www.degruyter.com/journal/key/culture/html

Graduate Degree Programs

M.A. Intercultural Theology

Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Germany

Deadline for winter semester: 15 July 2022

More information: https://www.uni-goettingen.de/intercultural-theology

Jobs

Lecturer in Modern Islam

The Department of Theology and Religious Studies at King’s College London 

Deadline: 5 July 2022

More information: https://jobs.kcl.ac.uk/gb/en/job/046565/Lecturer-in-Modern-Islam

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 1 June 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find 4 fellowships and scholarships, one conference call for papers, one journal call for proposals, six jobs, two events and workshops, one community program, and one prize.

Everyone at RSP says thank you to all who have generously supported the RSP through our Patreon and PayPal donation options! Our goal is to have 100 patrons (currently at 40!) to support all of our upcoming developments. Please visit our donations page for information on how you can sign up for a regular subscription, leave a one-off donation, advertise with us, or use our Amazon links.

Fellowships and Scholarships

"Alternative Rationalities and Esoteric Practices from a Global Perspective" Junior and Senior Fellowships

Centre for Advanced Studies, University of Erlangen-Nuremburg, Germany

Deadline: 30 June 2022

More information: https://www.ikgf.fau.de/news/job-offers/cfa_fellowships-2022.shtml

Visiting Scholars

Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

More information: https://mideast.unc.edu/visiting-scholars/how-to-apply/

“Free Expression in Schools” Research Fellow

School of Education, University of Birmingham, UK

Deadline: 5 June 2022

More information: https://bham.taleo.net/careersection/external/jobdetail.ftl?job=220000Y4&tz=GMT%2B01%3A00&tzname=Europe%2FLondon

Asian American Center at UNC Chapel Hill 2022-2023 Fellows

Deadline: 6 June 2022

More information: https://aac.unc.edu/2022/04/2022-2023-call-for-aac-fellows-applications/?fbclid=IwAR1lN1l1SSngV5sEyYFQ5hJ1VC5pJt2fQ8pfcT75GdYVQ2FA2pP99dczgXA

Conference Calls for Papers

Conversations: Searching for the Sacred in South Asia

Postgraduate Symposium

1 October 2022. Cambridge, UK

Deadline for abstract: 1 June 2022

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdHz9W2Rm4_OliBX_x1SXO5euh_XKqLxvNKwg3jDXnTmw3CCA/viewform

Journal Call for Proposals

Proposals for topical issues of “Open Cultural Studies” Vol. 2022

Deadline: 31 October 2022

More information: https://www.degruyter.com/journal/key/culture/html?lang=en

Jobs

Lecturer in Religious Studies (Jewish Studies)

The University of Tennessee - Knoxville

Open until filled

More information: https://apply.interfolio.com/106355

Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor of Ancient Near East or Mediterranean History

Western Washington University, US

Position open until filled

More information: https://hr.wwu.edu/careers-faculty?job=499783

Lecturer in Modern Islam

Department of Theology and Religious Studies at King’s College London, UK

Position open until filled

More information: https://jobs.kcl.ac.uk/gb/en/job/046565/Lecturer-in-Modern-Islam

Assistant Professor - Christian Ethics, Theology and Religious Studies

Department of Theology and Religious Studies at Villanova University, US

Deadline: 8/28/2022

More information: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/23202?fbclid=IwAR0oY2ZPd8H1OkYpIObUpFih4PjUU4R2xcpQ0klf7LFuBIlLFOec7FTp81k

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies

St. Mary's University, US

Deadline: 28 June 2022

More information: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/c/St.-Marys-University/Job/Visiting-Assistant-Professor-of-Biblical-Studies/-in-San-Antonio,TX?jid=11e2393b736233d7

Project assistant in medieval cult of saints

Linnaeus University, Sweden

Deadline: 9 June 2022

More information: https://arbetsformedlingen.se/platsbanken/annonser/26137906?fbclid=IwAR29TdV9h1_HWgvgdri5knYHhMhjMJkeJeMETi80plJ5lpgQLRCn0YdyUEQ

Events and Workshops

Space, Stuff and Sacrality: Everyday Engagements with Religion in Society

16-17 June 2022, online

More information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/space-stuff-and-sacrality-everyday-engagements-with-religion-in-society-tickets-340334899847

Legal texts and scholarly communities as reflected in the Raqqada collection Workshop

17-18 June 2022. University of Hamburg, Germany and online

More information: https://www.csmc.uni-hamburg.de/en/register-workshop21

Community Programs

“Race, Justice, and Africana Religions in the United States and African Diaspora” Program

Program meeting: 17-20 May 2023 in Charlotte, North Carolina, US

Deadline for application: 1 June 2022

More information: https://www.religiousracism.org/workshop

Prizes

The American Religion Dissertation Prize

Deadline: 15 August 2022

More information: https://www.american-religion.org/announcements

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