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.

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Conference Calls for Papers

The Sacred and The…Profanity: An Online Symposium

8 September 2020

Deadline for abstracts: 15 July 2020

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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

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Lecturer in Religions, Philosophies and Ethics, fixed term

Bath Spa University

Deadline: 7 July 2020

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

25 June, 14.00 – 18.30 (BST)

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Website Projects

Civilizing Rituals Reconsidered Museums as Ritual Sites in Interdisciplinary Perspective

Deadline for abstracts: 15 August 2020

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