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Religious Studies Project Digest – September 28th, 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week you will find a couple of job listings, two Call for Papers, and links to multiple Fellowship opportunities.

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 38!) 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.

Jobs:

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies (Full-time, Tenure-Track)

Fairfield University, US

Deadline: October 17th, 2022

More Information: Assistant Professor, Religious Studies (myworkdayjobs.com)

Lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Amsterdam (Possibility of Renewal)

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Deadline: October 23, 2022

More Information: Lecturer Religious Studies (uva.nl)

Call for Paper:

The Heidelberg Center for American Studies Interdisciplinary American Studies Ph.D. Conference

University of Heidelberg, Germany

Deadline: November 15, 2022

More Information: Application - Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) (uni-heidelberg.de)

2022 Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Virtual

Deadline: October 1, 2022

More Information: [CFA] 2022 Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies-Virtual-December 8, 2022 - Maydan (themaydan.com)

Fellowships:

Centre for Studies in Religion and Society

University of Victoria

Multiple Fellowship opportunities ranging from Graduate student to Post-doc to Special Interests.

Deadline: Various depending on program choice

More Information: Fellowships & awards - University of Victoria (uvic.ca)

Postdoctoral Fellow in Humanities

Asian University for Women, Bangladesh

Deadline: January 15, 2023

More Information: FEATURED JOB: Postdoctoral Fellow in Humanities (Andrew W. Mellon Fellows)- Asian University for Women | H-Announce | H-Net

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Religious Studies Project Digest – September 28th, 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week you will find a couple of job listings, two Call for Papers, and links to multiple Fellowship opportunities.

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 38!) 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.

Jobs:

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies (Full-time, Tenure-Track)

Fairfield University, US

Deadline: October 17th, 2022

More Information: Assistant Professor, Religious Studies (myworkdayjobs.com)

Lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Amsterdam (Possibility of Renewal)

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Deadline: October 23, 2022

More Information: Lecturer Religious Studies (uva.nl)

Call for Paper:

The Heidelberg Center for American Studies Interdisciplinary American Studies Ph.D. Conference

University of Heidelberg, Germany

Deadline: November 15, 2022

More Information: Application - Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) (uni-heidelberg.de)

2022 Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Virtual

Deadline: October 1, 2022

More Information: [CFA] 2022 Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies-Virtual-December 8, 2022 - Maydan (themaydan.com)

Fellowships:

Centre for Studies in Religion and Society

University of Victoria

Multiple Fellowship opportunities ranging from Graduate student to Post-doc to Special Interests.

Deadline: Various depending on program choice

More Information: Fellowships & awards - University of Victoria (uvic.ca)

Postdoctoral Fellow in Humanities

Asian University for Women, Bangladesh

Deadline: January 15, 2023

More Information: FEATURED JOB: Postdoctoral Fellow in Humanities (Andrew W. Mellon Fellows)- Asian University for Women | H-Announce | H-Net

Religious Studies Project Digest – September 21, 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week you will find four tenure-track job openings.

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.

Job

Assistant Professor of Contemporary Islam in the Americas (tenure-track)

DePaul University, US

Deadline: October 15th, 2022

More Information: https://mesana.org/resources-and-opportunities/2022/09/19/contemporary-islam-in-the-americas

Assistant Professor in Religious Studies (tenure-track)

Colby College, US

Deadline: October 21st, 2022

More Information: https://apply.interfolio.com/112793

Assistant Professor, Religion & Politics in the Department for the Study of Religions (tenure-track)

Wake Forest University, US

Deadline: October 21st, 2022

More Information: Assistant Professor, Religion & Politics in the Department for the Study of Religions (myworkdayjobs.com)

Assistant Professor, East Asian Buddhism in the Department for the Study of Religions (tenure-track)

Wake Forest, US

Deadline: October 21st, 2022

More Information: Assistant Professor, East Asian Buddhism in the Department for the Study of Religions (myworkdayjobs.com)

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – September 14th, 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week you will find several full-time and tenure track job postings, several applications for fully funded Ph.D. studentships, and one call for papers.

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.

Jobs

Assistant Professor of Art and Visual Culture (Emphasis on Religious Culture)

Bates College, Lewiston, ME, US

Deadline: November 1, 2022

More Information: https://careers.historians.org/jobs/17423174/assistant-professor-of-art-and-visual-culture

Modern Jewish History – Tenured Faculty

Johns Hopkins University, US

Deadline: October 17th, 2022

More Information: https://careers.historians.org/jobs/17422508/modern-jewish-history

Lecturer in Religion and the Environment for 2023-2024 Academic Year - (Possibility of Renewal)

University of Vermont, US

Deadline: November 1, 2022

More Information: University of Vermont Employment Opportunities | Lecturer in Religion and the Environment (uvmjobs.com)

Assistant Professor of Theology: New Testament – Full-Time Tenure-Track

Providence College, US

Deadline: December 15th, 2022

More Information: Providence College Portal | Assistant Professor of Theology-New Testament

Studentships

2 Fully Funded Ph.D. Studentships Through the Department of Sociology

University of Surrey, UK

Deadline: December 9th, 2022

More Information: https://eur03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.surrey.ac.uk%2Ffees-and-funding%2Fstudentships%2Fdepartment-sociology-doctoral-studentships-2023&data=05%7C01%7Cisabella.kasselstrand%40abdn.ac.uk%7Cc25df1fe8f3949705acb08da90b44d33%7C8c2b19ad5f9c49d490773ec3cfc52b3f%7C0%7C0%7C637981401315743182%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=PCpVaNJ7Aawe8NnsY2H1IRnLVvNejIjojgnjI9PW304%3D&reserved=0

5 Full-Time Ph.D. Studentships at Leeds Trinity University

Leeds Trinity University, UK

Deadline: September 30th, 2022

More Information: Ph.D. studentships - Research Degrees - Research - Leeds Trinity University

Call for Papers

Princeton Conference on Ritual & Materiality in Buddhism

Deadline: November 1st, 2022

More Information: CFP> Princeton Conference on Ritual & Materiality in Buddhism (due Nov. 1, 2022) | H-Buddhism | H-Net

Religious Studies Opportunites Digest – September 5, 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week you will find several job postings, one application for research funding, and one call for papers.

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.

Jobs:

Post-Doctoral Research Associate for Project on Abuse in Religious Contexts

University of Kent, UK

Deadline: September 19, 2022

More Information: AHUM-189-22 Post-Doctoral Research Associate - Jobs at the University of Kent

Assistant Professor of Religion

Trinity University, US

Deadline: October 3, 2022

More Information: https://www.trinity.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities/faculty/40861

Post-Doctoral Position in Buddhism and Waste

University of Copenhagen, DK

Deadline: November 25, 2022

More Information: https://eur01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Femployment.ku.dk%2Ffaculty%2F%3Fshow%3D157235&data=05%7C01%7Cb.schmidt%40uwtsd.ac.uk%7Cc532662fb2b5461b25a708da86609ce9%7C4e0f11f9046e45059cb8db2152311e21%7C0%7C0%7C637970046745365872%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=HsL2ZGygakCpefknxWS8vRmH7PSy2XJ%2F8cc1ZHrIQlM%3D&reserved=0

Assistant Professor – Religions of Africa and/or Its Diaspora

University of Tennessee, US

Deadline: October 15, 2022

More Information: https://apply.interfolio.com/111195?fbclid=IwAR0Lt0bCl4AfUyWj_CygX37JZpdu5iUFmU0wYZXpwpu9Mf4pbAgFkwVh4_I

Research Funding:

Apply for Funding to Analyze and Write About Data from the National Survey of Religious Leaders

Through Duke University, US

Deadline: October 3, 2022

More Information: https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fsites.duke.edu%2Fnsrl%2Faward-details&data=05%7C01%7Cngibson%40templeton.org%7C3e9e117791894b440db208da89df8833%7Cd8048558225c4dd4b685805de9f9489a%7C0%7C0%7C637973890433772320%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=gHl0wFHdw7GGJavu67pHKygf9NGz9bx5FTIo3C6R6pQ%3D&reserved=0

Call for Papers:

New Scholarship in the Study of African American Religious History

Deadline: October 31, 2022

More Information: https://crossroads.princeton.edu/cfp-edited-volume-african-american-religious-history

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 31 August 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find two job postings for this week.

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.

Jobs

Assistant Professor of Theology and Religious Studies with a specialization in New Testament

The University of San Diego in California, US

Deadline: September 16th, 2022

More Information: https://t.co/e1DLmdpmUT

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (Tenure Track)

Eckerd College, US

Deadline: October 7th, 2022

More Information: https://eckerd.hirecentric.com/jobs/219076.html?fbclid=IwAR2BnYDGiemO464ajAzuDHVq8MuGFqHfpVzI9UYtvRow9BKCLt7nnKc6Vqc

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 24 August 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one post-doctoral research position and three jobs.

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.

Post-Doctoral Research Positions

Digital British Islam

The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Deadline: 1 September 2022

More information: https://jobs.uwtsd.ac.uk/JobDescription/ON287itY--o?&mId=txVlKFaFAVc

Jobs

Assistant Professor - Ancient Mediterranean Languages and Cultures

Princeton University, US

Deadline: 14 October 2022

More information: https://classicalstudies.org/placement-service/2021%E2%80%932022/36766/assistant-professor

Assistant Professor, Arabic and Islamic Studies

Cornell University, US

Deadline: 15 October 2022

More information: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/22309?fbclid=IwAR2jPaRGOmSGdxWtkU89iZmaQb81GgVWmhOTkht9joBD4SxU87oubPFP8ho

Assistant Professor of Religion in the United States

Boston University, US

Deadline: 14 October 2022

More information: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/22376

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 17 August 2022

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! You will find one scholarship, one publication, one teaching resource, one event, two fellowships, 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.

Scholarships

Two PhD scholarships for dissertation projects related to Buddhism

The Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at Ludwigs-Maximilian-Universität

Munich, Germany

Deadline: October 25th, 2022

More information: https://www.en.buddhismus-studien.uni-muenchen.de/currentissues/phd_scholarships_2223/phd-scholarships2022.pdf

Publications

Musings: SJM Journal

The Sydney Jewish Museum’s peer-reviewed research publication

More information: https://sydneyjewishmuseum.com.au/musings-sjm-journal/

Teaching Resources

Big Ideas for Religious Education

Curriculum Design for a 21st Century Education in Religion and Worldviews

More information: https://bigideasforre.org/

Events

"Religion, Translation and Transnational Relations: Japan and (Counter-) Reformation Europe"

1-3 September 2022. Leipzig University, Germany

More information: https://www.multiple-secularities.de/events/event/religion-translation-and-transnational-relations-international-symposium-japan-and-counter-reformation-europe/

Fellowships

Solmsen Fellowship

For scholars working in the humanities on European history, literature, philosophy, politics, religion, art and culture in the classical, medieval, and/or early modern periods before 1700

Institute for Research in the Humanities at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, US

Deadline: 27 October 2022

More information: https://irh.wisc.edu/irh-fellowships/

Kingdon Fellowship

For scholars working in the humanities in the historical, literary, artistic, and/or philosophical studies of Christian and/or Jewish religious traditions and their role in society

Institute for Research in the Humanities at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, US

Deadline: 27 October 2022

More information: https://irh.wisc.edu/irh-fellowships/

Jobs

Lecturer in Religious Studies

The Open University, UK

Deadline: 29 August 2022

More information: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/CRP946/lecturer-in-religious-studies

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/

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