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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 9 September 2020

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

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 42!) to fund planned developments over the coming 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.

Calls for Chapters

"Pilgrimage in the Christian Balkan World: The path to touch the sacred and holy"

The Balkan History Association

Deadline for proposals: December 31, 2020

More information: https://www.balkan-history.com/cfp-pilgrimage-in-the-christian-balkan-world-the-path-to-touch-the-sacred-and-holy/

Conference Calls for Papers

"Religious Identity and the Media. Methods, concepts, and new research avenues"

25-27 March 2021. Warsaw, Poland

Deadline for proposals: 1 November 2020

More information: https://media.religion2021.uni-bremen.de/WordPress/call-for-papers/

Workshops

"Social Media & Religion" International Online Workshop

22-23 October 2020

Application deadline: 25 September 2020

More information: https://www.uni-frankfurt.de/91643821/Workshops

Conferences

"From Religious Studies to the Study of Religion/s: Disciplinary Futures for the 21st century"

2021 BASR annual conference 

6-8 September 2021. University of Edinburgh

More information (PDF)

Fellowships

Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs Fellowships for Scholars

Deadline: 28 October 2020

More information: https://www.acls.org/Luce-ACLS-in-Religion-Journalism-International-Affairs-Fellowships-for-Scholars

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships

Deadline: 28 October 2020

More information: https://www.acls.org/Competitions-and-Deadlines/Mellon-ACLS-Dissertation-Completion-Fellowships

Jobs

Year 3 BA module on Asian Beliefs

Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln, UK

October 2020-Janurary 2021 via Zoom

More information (PDF)

Research Network Call for Papers

Minorities on Campus: Discrimination, Equality, and Politics of Nationalism in Indian HE

AHRC GCRF Minorities on Indian Campuses Research Network

Deadline for proposals: 5 October 2020

More information: https://www.coventry.ac.uk/research/research-directories/current-projects/2020/minorities-on-campus/

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 26 August 2020

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find one chapter call for proposals, two jobs, one journal call for papers, and two post-doctoral positions opportunities.

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 40!) to fund planned developments over the coming 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.

Call for Chapter Proposals

New Methods in the Study of Islam

Brill's Supplements to Method and Theory in the Study of Religion Series

Deadline: 30 November 2020

More information (PDF)

Jobs

University Lectureship in the Religious Traditions of Japan

The Leiden University Centre for the Study of Religion (LUCSoR)

Deadline: 15 September 2020 

More information: https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/vacancies/2020/q2/20-218-7401-university-lectureship-in-the-religious-traditions-of-japan

Associate Director of Educational Design

Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion

Deadline: 1 October 2020

More information: https://www.wabash.edu/employment/home.cfm?job_id=751

Journal Call for Papers

Religious Experience V: (Ir)Rationality and Religiosity During Pandemic

Open Theology

Deadline: 31 March 2021

More information (PDF)

Post-Doctoral Positions

The National Humanities Post-Doctoral Residential Fellowship

Deadline: 8 October 2020

More information: https://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/become-a-fellow/?fbclid=IwAR1xmZofWtoEGl9PdCg1gGiq5r4NMUeljRgjkD4SxWghPkCxVE6ZDB5aA9k

Research Fellow in "Orthodox Christian Material Ecology and the Sociopolitics of Religion"

University College London

Deadline: 20 September 2020

More information: https://atsv7.wcn.co.uk/search_engine/jobs.cgi?amNvZGU9MTg3MTI0MCZ2dF90ZW1wbGF0ZT05NjUmb3duZXI9NTA0MTE3OCZvd25lcnR5cGU9ZmFpciZicmFuZF9pZD0wJnZhY2Zpcm0udmFjdGl0bGU9dGhlIE1hdGVyaWFsIEVjb2xvZ3kgYW5kIFNvY2lvcG9saXRpY3MgJnBvc3RpbmdfY29kZT0yMjQ=&fbclid=IwAR0FwN9WqQU-JXOmnDhXtrTNCvbzPoQ-_1prEN9B7JvwegnYTrkh4ljkzyo&jcode=1871240&vt_template=965&owner=5041178&ownertype=fair&brand_id=0&vacfirm.vactitle=the%20Material%20Ecology%20and%20Sociopolitics%20&posting_code=224

Conference Calls for Papers

Religious Transformation and Gender Contestations in/and the study of religion, gender and sexuality

10- 12 March 2021. Utrecht University, Netherlands

Deadline for proposals: 15 October 2020

More information: https://conversion.sites.uu.nl/religious-transformation-and-gender/conference_description/

Religious Studies Digest – 13 August 2020

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find one PhD position, one job, and one fellowship opportunities.

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 40!) to fund planned developments over the coming 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.

PhD Positions

Postdoctoral Researcher: Politics and Ethics of Digital Health

Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Deadline: 20 August 2020

More information: https://www.ru.nl/werken-bij/vacature/details-vacature/?utm_medium=twitter&recid=1115562&doel=rss&taal=nl&utm_source=dlvr.it

Jobs

Full Professor of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament and Ancient Judaism

Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Deadline: 23 August 2020

More information: https://www.ru.nl/werken-bij/vacature/details-vacature/?recid=1107282&doel=embed&taal=nl

Fellowships

Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs Fellowships for Scholars

Deadline: 28 October 2020

More information: https://www.acls.org/Luce-ACLS-in-Religion-Journalism-International-Affairs-Fellowships-for-Scholars

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 1 July 2020

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

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 41!) to fund planned developments over the coming 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.

Stay safe and stay healthy!

Journal Call for Papers

Religion and Pandemic: Shifts in Interpretations, Popular Lore, and Practices

Bochum Online Journal Entangled Religions, Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of Religious Contact and Transfer

Deadline: 31 July 2020

More information (PDF)

Religious Experience V: (Ir)Rationality and Religiosity During Pandemic

Open Theology

Deadline: 31 March 2020

More information (PDF)

Conference Calls for Papers

The Sacred and The...Profanity: An Online Symposium

8 September 2020

Deadline: 15 July 2020

More information (PDF)

Events

"Sexual Abuse Framed by Faith or Belief – Exploring Boundaries and Contexts"

22 July 2020, 7 pm to 8:30 pm via Zoom

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

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 23 June 2020

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! In this edition, you will find one conference call for papers, one doctoral position, one job, one event, and one website projects opportunities.

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 40!) to fund planned developments over the coming 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.

Stay safe and stay healthy!

Conference Calls for Papers

The Sacred and The…Profanity: An Online Symposium

8 September 2020

Deadline for abstracts: 15 July 2020

More information (PDF)

Doctoral Positions

Doctoral scholarships: Humanities Centre for Advanced Studies, Religion and Urbanity

Max Weber Centre for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies Erfurt

Deadline: 30 September 2020

More information (PDF)

Jobs

Lecturer in Religions, Philosophies and Ethics, fixed term

Bath Spa University

Deadline: 7 July 2020

More information: https://ce0187li.webitrent.com/ce0187li_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC106GF.display_srch_all?WVID=2609280qud&LANG=USA

Events

Virtual Conference - Fostering Ethics: Islam, Adoption and the Care of Children

25 June, 14.00 - 18.30 (BST)

More information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fostering-ethics-islam-adoption-and-the-care-of-children-tickets-107553007942

Website Projects

Civilizing Rituals Reconsidered Museums as Ritual Sites in Interdisciplinary Perspective

Deadline for abstracts: 15 August 2020

More information (PDF)

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