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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 24 November 2021

Thank you for reading the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will one PhD research position and one book call for paper.

gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

PhD Research Positions

Full- and part-time PhD research

Religious Studies at the Open University, UK

Deadline: 11 January 2021

More information (PDF)

Book Call for Papers

Scriptural Sexuality in the Three Traditions

An edited volume in memory of John Tracy Greene  

Edited by Zohar Hadromi-Allouche, Nirmal Fernando, Keren Abbou Hershkovits

Deadline: 15 January 2021

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/8975430/scriptural-sexuality

Older Opportunities Digests

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 17 November 2021

Welcome to a brief edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will one conference call for paper.

gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

Conference Call for Papers

‘Demons Good and Bad’ — An interdisciplinary perspective

27–28 October 2022. Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Deadline: 15 January 2022

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/8975433/demons-good-and-bad-%E2%80%94-interdisciplinary-perspectiv

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 10 November 2021

Hello and thank you for checking out this week's edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find three events and one job.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

Events

“Transformations of Paganism - Identity and Practice"

Inform Online Seminar

9 December 2021, online

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

Corporeal Cross-species Entanglements: Refraining from Killing and Releasing Life in the Edo Period

11 November 2021, online

More information: https://asianpacific.duke.edu/events/corporeal-cross-species-entanglements-refraining-killing-and-releasing-life-edo-period

Claiming the Dead: “Religion” in the Reclamation of Human Remains

12 November 2021, online

More information: https://www.ntu.edu.sg/soh/news-events/events/detail/2021/11/12/research-events/claiming-the-dead-religion-in-the-reclamation-of-human-remains

Jobs

Religion and Social Justice Professor

University of Nebraska Omaha, US

Deadline: 17 January 2021

More information: https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/14231

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 3 November 2021

Welcome to the first November edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find two jobs and one summer program.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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

Renard Professorship in Islamic Studies

Saint Louis University, US

Deadline: 15 December 2021

More information: https://slu.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Careers/job/Adorjan-Hall/Renard-Professorship-in-Islamic-Studies_2021-03645

Associate Director in the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion

Wabash College, US

Open until filled

More information: https://www.wabash.edu/employment/home.cfm?job_id=809

Summer Programs

2022 International Summer School on Science and Religion

The Institute of Historical Research, National Hellenic Research Foundation

13-18 June 2022. Crete, Greece.

Deadline: 13 March 2022

More information: http://project-sow.org/science-religion_summer_school

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 27 October 2021

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find two journal and book calls for papers, seven events, two jobs, and one post-doctoral position.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

Journal and Book Calls for Papers

The apocalypse as a forceful figure of thought in order to grapple with the historical experiences, present confrontations, and future possibilities of (up)ending worlds

Käte Hamburger Centre for Apocalyptic and Post-Apocalyptic Studies (CAPAS) 

Deadline: 15 November 2021

More information: https://www.capas.uni-heidelberg.de/cfp-apocalyptica-2021.html

Edited Collection on Satanism and Feminism in Popular Culture

Deadline: 31 October 2021

More information: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2021/08/06/call-for-papers-edited-collection-on-satanism-and-feminism-in-popular-culture

Events

BSA Socrel Chair’s Response Day: Teaching Religion

12 November 2021, University of Nottingham (on campus)

More information: https://www.britsoc.co.uk/events/key-bsa-events/bsa-socrel-study-group-response-day-november-2021/

"Religion, gender and sexuality: Embodiment as a key theoretical tool"

Dr. Sarah-Jane Page

2 November 2021, online

More information: https://www.rug.nl/ggw/news/events/2021/211102-religion-gender-sexuality?lang=en

Halaloween Roundtable: Muslim Horror in the 21st Century

28 October 2021, online

More information: https://umich.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_P2_tfgcfQfWESDYyys15sg

The tree that hides the forest

The Asie-Sorbonne Association 

19-20 November 2021. Paris, France and online via Zoom

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/6060/discussions/8681976/conference-tree-hides-forest-%C2%BB

Zhuangzi and the Tragedy of Personal Freedom in Chinese History

29 October 2021, online

More information: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAofuGqpj8oE9W4AGPbQK7JB6OGyp_thceg

“Cultivating Tenderness and Insights through Introspection - What the Buddha Taught in His Own Poetry”

RCWBC Colloquium by the Research Center for World Buddhist Cultures, Ryukoku University

26 November 2021, online

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/6060/discussions/8617076/rcwbc-colloquium-%E2%80%9Ccultivating-tenderness-and-insights-through

"The Expressions of Ultimate Truth in Buddhism (仏教の真理表現)" Online Workshop

29 October 2021 and 26 November 2021, online

More information: https://www.facebook.com/244461869841936/posts/918028939151889/

Jobs

Assistant Professor - Religion and Politics or Religion and the Environment

Louisiana State University, US

Deadline: 19 November 2021

More information: https://jobs.chronicle.com/job/393155/assistant-professor-religion-and-politics-or-religion-and-the-environment

Assistant Professor of Religion – Asian Religions

University of Mary Washington, US

Deadline: 12 December 2021

More information: https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=b57b44842cdaeedf&q=Religious+Studies&tk=1fibpcrjjuebh805&from=ja&alid=5ff17cc4a50edd68af14572b&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&rgtk=1fibpcrjjuebh805

Post-Doctoral Positions    

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Call for Applications

Glasscock Center for Humanities Research, Texas A&M University

Deadline: 5 November 2021

More information: https://liberalarts.tamu.edu/glasscock/2021/10/01/postdoctoral-research-associate-call-for-applications/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 21 October 2021

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find four jobs, fourteen events, four conference calls for papers, one fellowship, one grant, one call for film submissions, and one workshops.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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 of African American Religion and Africana Studies

Rhodes College, Tennessee, US

Position open until filled

More information: https://jobs.rhodes.edu/postings/3647

Postdoctoral Researcher Studying Religion and Migration

Department of Sociology, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Deadline: 27 October 2021

More information: https://www.uva.nl/en/content/vacancies/2021/10/21-797-postdoctoral-researcher-studying-religion-and-migration.html?cb

Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Early Christianity

Penn State, US

Deadline: 16 November 2021

More information: https://psu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/PSU_Academic/job/University-Park-Campus/Assistant-Professor-or-Associate-Professor-of-Early-Christianity_REQ_0000020701-1

Editor of Sociology of Religion

Deadline: 1 April 2022

More information: https://academic.oup.com/socrel/pages/call_for_editor

Events

Religion, Society, and Trust Seminar Series

Nanyang Technological University

Monthly beginning 29 October 2021, online

More information:https://www.ntu.edu.sg/soh/research/religion-society-and-trust

Digital Religion 2.0 Book Launch

22 October 2021, online

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/141370844815610/

Misusing Books: Material Texts, Ritual Failure, and Lived Religion in the Late Roman Mediterranean

21 October 2021. Oxford, UK and online

More information: https://talks.ox.ac.uk/talks/id/2a01146a-8adc-4475-aba0-cfa81fbd3352/

New book "Respecter l'autre" by André Couture Webinar

Canadian Society for the Study of Religion

29 October 2021. Online

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc69xZ740Njz1g3y1_K4GljB3GMdfAHeHRpCqVX458Zi0j0cQ/viewform

The Gnostic Jesus: The Divine Savior in the Gospel of Judas and Other Early Christian Writings

Religions of the World: Past and Present Community Lecture Series 2021-2022

4 November 2021. Online or Worthington, Ohio, US

More information: https://religion.osu.edu/events/gnostic-jesus-divine-savior-gospel-judas-and-other-early-christian-writings

Researching Language and Religion in Different Contexts

Anglia Ruskin University, UK

27 October 2021. Online

More information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/researching-language-and-religion-in-different-contexts-tickets-191236482467

Crafting Utopias for Spiritual Nationalism: Heterodoxy and Patriotism in Indian Guru Worship in China

Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences

2 November 2021. Online

More information: https://www.hkihss.hku.hk/en/events/seminar-by-dr-anna-iskra-20211102/

"Unknown old writing, syllabary and temple Nikaya-Jinuiyama Zenkoji Anjuin-"

Osaka University Ancient Medieval Literature Study Group

6 November 2021. Osaka, Japan and online

More information: https://jarsa.jp/event/a06/pref27/8616/

Religion between the personal and the public: Contemporary approaches Webinar Series

Organized by The Centre for Religion, Conflict and Globalization (CRCG - University of Groningen) and Research in Sociology of Religion (ISOR - Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona).

2 November 2021, 12 December 2021, and 11 January 2022. Online

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScn6I4re7E5GVdg0HXXiR4CWttJdL_BTNKL_QhQVDIPIQwxNg/viewform

Gender, Sex, and Power: Towards a History of Clergy Sex Abuse in the U.S. Catholic Church

27-29 March 2022. University of Notre Dame, US

More information: https://cushwa.nd.edu/news/gendersexandpower/

Webinar: Sustainable death practices in contemporary Europe

3 November 2021. Online

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdn3A-5dd_pAzW2U7drA7PT9ymjJMlPXgQrmuCyoSoG3SgAXg/viewform

Buddhism and Posthumanism Event Series 2021–2022

Beginning 4 November 2021. Online

More information: https://mailchi.mp/24c24f7a7bf7/announcing-our-buddhism-posthumanism-series-and-other-updates

Book Launch Discussion: Rethinking 'Classical Yoga' and Buddhism

14 November 2021

More information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/book-launch-discussion-rethinking-classical-yoga-and-buddhism-tickets-191585857457

'Still Mining the Forgotten: Black Catholic Nuns in United States History”

11 November 2021. Online

More information: https://www.slu.edu/calendar/index.php?eID=12548

Conference Calls for Papers

Surveillance: 2022 Midwest American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting

3-5 March 2022. Missouri State University, US

Deadline for Proposals: 17 December 2021

More information: https://sites.google.com/view/midwestaar/CFP?authuser=0

Spring Academy on American Culture, Economics, Geography, History, Literature, Politics, and Religion

21–25 March, 2022. Heidelberg, Germany

Deadline: 15 November 2021

More information: https://www.hca.uni-heidelberg.de/md/hca/spring/cfp_2022_traditional_final.pdf

Yoga darśana, yoga sādhana: Methods, migrations, mediations

18-21 May 2022. Krakow, Poland

Deadline: 31 October 2021

More information: https://ydys2022.org/

Emerging Voices in the Study of Theravada Civilizations

AAS Theravada Studies Group Meeting

24-27 March 2021. Honolulu, Hawai’i

More information: https://theravadastudiesgroup.wordpress.com/2021/10/13/emerging-voices-in-the-study-of-theravada-civilizations/

Fellowships

Department of Religion (with preferred specialization in Afro-Caribbean religions, Latin American religions, and/or Mayan/Aztec religion).

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: 30 November 2021

More information: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=62167

Grants

Crossroads Grants - Supporting innovative work examining the diversity of Black religious communities and cultures, past and present

Deadline: 1 December 2021

More information: https://crossroads.princeton.edu/grant-program/request-proposals

Call for Film Submissions

Shattered Justice, Shattered Lives: Counternarrating the War on Terror through Muslim Eyes

11-13 November 2021. Online

Deadline: 29 October 2021

More information: https://www.justiceformuslims.org/events/shattered-justice-shattered-lives

Workshops

Virtual Writing Sessions from CCSR and its member societies

20 October, 17 November, 15 December 2021. Online

More information: https://ccsr.ca/en/virtual-writing-sessions/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 13 October 2021

Another week of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest is upon us! This week, you will find two journal call for papers, one fellowship, six events, two conference calls for papers, three jobs, and one call for program participants.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

Journal Call for Papers

Edited Collection on Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

Deadline for abstracts: 31 October 2021

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/8409610/cfp-edited-collection-chilling-adventures-sabrina

"Representations and Interpretations of the Passion and Death of Christ: Global Perspectives"

Special issue of Religions

Deadline: 15 April 2022

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

Fellowships

Postdoctoral Opportunities at the Ghent Centre for Buddhist Studies

Ghent University, Belgium

Deadline: 1 December 2021

More information: https://networks.h-net.org/node/6060/discussions/8456574/fellowships-postdoctoral-opportunities-ghent-centre-buddhist

Events

Creating Connections: when religion makes the news

14 October – 25 November, various UK cities

More information: https://religionmediacentre.org.uk/events/creating-connections/

Seminar: Researching Religion in Museums and Galleries

2 November 2021, via Zoom

More information: https://religioncollections.wordpress.com/events/

Matthew Larsen and Mark Letteney: Seeing Incarceration in Antiquity

13 October 2021, online

More information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/matthew-larsen-and-mark-letteney-seeing-incarceration-in-antiquity-tickets-169959189511

MTSP Book Launch: Lineages of the Literary: Tibetan Buddhist Polymaths of Socialist China- author Nicole Willock in conversation with Gray Tuttle

15 October 2021, online

More information: https://columbiauniversity.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_EeJbBIGLSIadVnRUSFeW_Q

Dune and Islam: Understanding the Movie

13 November 2021, online

More information: https://unc.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_KbvGyVfZR4iOMjxbd7fZVA

Upcoming Talk by Pierce Salguero: Meditation Sickness and the Ethics of Buddhist Studies

14 October 2021. East Asia Center, University of California Santa Barbra, US

More information: https://www.eastasian.ucsb.edu/upcoming-talk-by-pierce-salguero-meditation-sickness-and-the-ethics-of-buddhist-studies/

Conference Call for Papers

Critical Approaches to the Study of Religion Conference

The Center for Critical Research on Religion and The School of Social Sciences, Education, and Social Work

10 June 2022 – 13 June 2022, Queens University Belfast

More information: https://criticaltheoryofreligion.org/meetings/

Buddhism in Britain Research Symposium 

15 December 2021, via Zoom

More information: https://religioninpublic.leeds.ac.uk/2021/10/04/buddhism-in-britain-research-symposium/

Jobs

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Black Study

University of California Riverside, US

Deadline: 20 November 2021

More information: https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/JPF01471

Full Professor for the Chair of Religious Studies

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Deadline: 7 November 2021

More information: https://workingat.vu.nl/ad/hoogleraar-religiestudies/e1c9r0?utm_medium=linkedin&utm_source=week_40&utm_campaign=vacature_promotie_linkedin&utm_content=full_professor_religion_study

Tenure-Track Appointment in Race and Religion 

Grinnell College, US

Deadline: 1 November 2021

More information: https://jobs.grinnell.edu/postings/3920

Call for Program Participants

American Examples

The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Alabama, US

3 workshop series in 2022

Deadline: 31 October 2021

More information: https://americanexamples.ua.edu/2022-call-for-participants/

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 6 October 2021

Thank you for reading this week's edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find one PhD position, one journal call for papers, 4 jobs, and 3 events.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

PhD Positions

PhD Position/Research Fellow - Center for Islamic Theology

Universität Tübingen, Germany 

Deadline: 15 October 2021

More information: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/CJJ146/phd-position-research-fellow-f-m-div-65-e-13-tv-l

Journal Call for Papers

"Identity Politics and the Study of Religion"

Special issue of Implicit Religion

Deadline for abstracts: 31 November 2021

More information: https://journal.equinoxpub.com/IR/announcement/view/32

Jobs

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Modern Chinese and Sinophone Studies

The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, US

Position open until filled

More information: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/200169

Assistant Professor in Religion, Media, and Technology

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, US

Deadline: 5 November 2021

More information: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=62058

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies and Philosophy

Cabrini University, US

Position open until filled

More information: https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=dc4d1a647f1329a0&q=Religious+Studies&tk=1fgqre0f6udei802&from=ja&alid=5ff17cc4a50edd68af14572b&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&rgtk=1fgqre0f6udei802

Assistant Professor in Religious Studies

Davidson University, US

Deadline 1 November 2021

More information: https://employment.davidson.edu/en-us/job/493933/assistant-professor-in-religious-studies

Events

Paradox and prophecy: why the study of Lived Catholicism matters

Lived Catholicism Online Conference

15-16 November 2021, online

More information: https://livedcatholicism.org/

Nichole Flores's The Aesthetics of Solidarity: Our Lady of Guadalupe and American Democracy Book Event

13 October 2021, online

Register here: https://virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_n5EbtLGnRoG81ZMOw18M9g

Ancient Spirit, Modern Body: The Rise of Global Shugendō

Reischauer Institute Japan Forum and the Harvard Buddhist Studies Forum 

15 October 2021, online

More information: https://rijs.fas.harvard.edu/events/ancient-spirit-modern-body-rise-global-shugendo

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 29 September 2021

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find three jobs, one conference call for papers, one fellowship, and one journal call for papers.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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

Interdisciplinary Scholars of Places, Movement and Cultural Practices Professor

 NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE

Deadline: 24 October 2021

More information: https://apply.interfolio.com/91523

Associate Professor of the Study of Religion with a specialisation in religion and politics

University of Oslo, Norway

Deadline: 1 November 2021

More information: https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/210261/associate-professor-of-the-study-of-religion-with-a-specialisation-in-religion-and-politics?fbclid=IwAR3UcGpjrY6tpb7mFqoJwFou4GctX_1tYIMGI2Cy72nemGzaeUaArjGYGiw

Assistant Professor, Department of Comparative Studies

Ohio State University, US

Deadline: 15 November 2021

More information: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19611

Conference Calls for Papers

New ecclesial movements and/or « communautés nouvelles » in Contemporary Catholicism: Innovations, Reinventions, Discontinuities and Regulation International conference

The RSCS Institute (UCLouvain) and CéSor (EHESS)

 7 to 9 September 2022. Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

Deadline for proposals: 15 November 2021

More information: http://cesor.ehess.fr/2021/09/appel-a-communication-des-communautes-nouvelles-dans-le-catholicisme-contemporain-innovations-reinventions-ruptures-et-regulation/

Fellowships

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Sexuality Studies (Social Scientific Approaches)

Northwestern University, US

Deadline: November 29, 2021

More information: https://www.sexualities.northwestern.edu/funding-opportunities/postdoc-applications/?fbclid=IwAR2ec-MtsKsui3JTzM96CkulqM1FtWXz2qIAXe1tEbF9lAfK0ntj08qlPRw

Journal Call for Papers

Islam and Muslim Socialities of Latin America

International Journal of Latin American Religions

Deadline: 15 January 2022

More information: https://www.springer.com/journal/41603/updates/19673346

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 15 September 2021

Hello and welcome to the the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find one call for essays, two jobs, one PhD position, and two conference calls for papers and panels.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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.

Call for Essays

Object Lessons

American Religion

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

Jobs

Assistant Professor of Religion and the Environment (tenure-track)

Vanderbilt University, US

Deadline: 10 October 2021

More information: https://apply.interfolio.com/93684

Tenured or Tenure-track Faculty Appointment in African American Religious Studies

Harvard University, US

Deadline: 30 September 2021

More information; https://www.higheredjobs.com/faculty/details.cfm?JobCode=177607771&Title=Tenured%20or%20Tenure%2Dtrack%20Faculty%20Appointment%20in%20African%20American%20Religious%20Studies

PhD Positions

Religious Studies and Indigenous Religion Studentships

Leeds Trinity University, UK

Deadline: 1 October 2021

More information: https://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/research/research-degrees/phd-studentships/

Conference Calls for Papers and Panels

BSA Socrel Chair’s Response Day: Teaching Religion

12 November 2021

University of Nottingham, UK

Deadline: 15 September 2021

More information: https://www.britsoc.co.uk/events/key-bsa-events/bsa-socrel-study-group-response-day-november-2021/

Religions and States of Freedom

EASR 2022

Deadline for Panel Abstracts: 19 November 2021

More information: https://www.easr2022.org/call-for-panels-papers-closed-sessions

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 8 September 2021

Welcome to this edition of the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find three journal calls for papers, four conference calls for papers, two workshops, one event, four jobs, two PhD positions.

A gracious thank you to all of you that have has 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 Calls for Papers        

Musings: SJM Occasional Papers

Sydney Jewish Museum

Deadline: 1 November 2021

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

Rethinking Media, Religion and Secularities

Special Issue for Journal of Religion, Media and Digital Culture 

Deadline: 15 September 2021

More information: https://mcusercontent.com/66ad6971e58faa2afa4a0216c/files/3fb22eff-296d-545d-a5df-5282788b51a9/CFP_for_ISMRC_issue_of_RMDC_for_2023_final.pdf

"Between the Opium of the People and the Quest for Salvation: Approaches to Lived Religion in Latin America" 

Special Issue of Revista de Estudios Sociales

Deadline: 13 February 2022  

More information: https://revistas.uniandes.edu.co/pb-assets/res/Call-For-Papers/Religiosidades/Call_for_papers_Religiosidad_ENGLISH-1628631626497.pdf

Conference Calls for Papers

Religion, Politics and Uncertainty: Shifting Boundaries

ISA RC-22

11-14 Nov 2021, hybrid event

Abstract deadline: 1 September 2021

More information: https://www.isarc-22vilnius.com/

“Hope”

46th Annual Conference of the Australian Association for the Study of Religion

9-10 December 2021

Abstract deadline: 31 Oct 2021

More information: https://www.aasr.org.au/2021-online-conference

'Aotearoa Spirit',

New Zealand Association for the Study of Religion Conference

Victoria University of Wellington

29-30 November 2021

Abstract deadline: 3 September 2021

More information: https://vuw.eventsair.com/nzasr2021registrations/nzasr2021registrationpage/Site/Register

Religion in the North American West

The Williams P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies at Southern Methodist University and the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

29 September – 2 October 2022 in Taos, New Mexico and 20-23 April 2023 in Indianapolis

Deadline: 1 November 2021

More information: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1b17hoWVbVpDrZIkHmPM0BNNhGs-oDIiN3V3QEm_41fM/edit

Workshops

National Graduate Student Workshop: Representing Belief

7-8 December 2021 (online)

Application deadline: 30 Sep 2021

More information: https://hrc.cass.anu.edu.au/events/national-graduate-student-workshop-representing-belief-0

Fifth Annual Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

George Mason University

9 December 2021, Online.

Deadline for applications:  October 2021

More information: https://themaydan.com/2021/08/2021bookreviewcolloquium/

Events

8th International Symposium on Humanistic Buddhism

6-8 November 2021. Tan Tein Institute, Australia

More information: https://hbsymposium.fgsihb.org/

Jobs

Director for research, study and innovation: Religious studies

Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy

Deadline: 10 September 2021

More information: https://jobs.fbk.eu/Annunci/Jobs_CALL_FOR_THE_SELECTION_OF_DIRECTORS_FOR_RESEARCH_STUDY_AND_INNOVATION_IN_ONE_OF_THE_FOLLOWING_AREAS_Evaluation_of_Public_Policies_FBK_IRVAPP_and_Religious_Studies_FBK_ISR_218303912.htm

Assistant Professor in Religious Studies and Histories of Christianity

Gonzaga University, US

Deadline: 4 October 2021

More information: https://twitter.com/annmarie_cano/status/1432742351860994054?s=20

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Northwestern University, US

Deadline: 24 September 2021

More information: https://sociology.northwestern.edu/people/job-opportunities.html

Research Associate and Visiting Faculty of Women's Studies in Religion

Harvard Divinity School, US

Deadline 15 October 2021

More information: https://wsrp.hds.harvard.edu/apply

PhD Positions

2022 Humanities Research Centre Visiting Fellowship Program on 'Mobilities'

Australian National University

Deadline: 30 September 2021

More information: https://hrc.cass.anu.edu.au/visiting-fellowships-program

Scholarship on Biblical and Early Christian Studies, Medieval and Early Modern Studies, and Religion and Theology

 The Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry (IRCI), Australian Catholic University

Deadline: 17 October 2021

More information: https://www.acu.edu.au/research/our-research-institutes/institute-for-religion-and-critical-inquiry/study-with-us

Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 1 September 2021

Welcome to the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find one conference call for proposals, two jobs, and one event.

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Conferences Calls for Papers

Spirit and the African American and African Diaspora Experience

October 28-29, 2021. Morgan State University, US

Deadline: 6 September 2021

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSczO-h_-iFlo8uhW_RsTJZK9yNyDvSXa20kmVPAsgpghXBc2g/viewform

Jobs

Assistant professor in Ancient Judaism

Department of Religion at Princeton University, US

Deadline: 15 October 2021

More information: https://puwebp.princeton.edu/AcadHire/apply/application.xhtml?listingId=21741

Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern and North African Studies

Bowdoin, US

Open until filled

More information: https://careers.bowdoin.edu/postings/7739

Events

Religion & Material Texts in the Americas: A Celebration and Presentation of a Special Issue of Material Religion

20 September 2021, online.

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScbdUf4w_Ws1uhE7mjiN68RT7rdKsBuyi8e14JLNaf1pF2VGQ/viewform

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