Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 15 November 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of The Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find four job, two program, one network, and three event opportunities.

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Prospective Postgraduate Research

The Open University, UK

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Regional RE Networks Ambassador – Part Time

Birmingham, UK

Deadline: 16 November 2018

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Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue

Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, Ireland

Deadline: 3 December 2018

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Associate professor in the Study of Religions with a specialization in Islam

University of Bergen, Norway

Deadline: 2 December 2018

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Syriac and Coptic Summer School

Dumbarton Oaks and Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML)

7 July – 2 August 2019. Saint John’s Univeristy, Minnesota, USA

Deadline: 15 February 2019

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Winter/New Year School on “Religion and Human Security in Africa”

21-25 January 2019. University of Cape Coast

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“Categories of Religion and the Secular in Islam” (CRSI)

Email discussion group

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The Triyoga-SOAS lectures: he yoga sūtra in south asian religious + philosophical history + in modern academic research

Dr. Philipp Maas, University of Leipzig

26 November 2018. Triyoga, Camden

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The Yoga of Reasoning: Soteriology & Spiritual Practice in the Nyāyabhāṣya

Dr. Philipp Maas, University of Leipzig

27 November 2018. SOAS, University of London, UK

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Exploring Yogic Language in Kabir

Dr Linda Hess, Emerita Stanford

29 November 2019. SOAS, University of London, UK

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