Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 26 January 2021

Thank you for reading this week’s the Religious Studies Opportunities Digest! This week, you will find three fellowships, two professorships, four events, and one conference call for papers.

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Fellowships

Postdoctoral Fellows/Research Associates in Interactive Histories- Judaism, Christianity and Islam

Institute for Advanced Study and University of Bern, Switzerland

Deadline: 31 March 2022

More information: https://jobs.chronicle.com/job/429282/postdoctoral-fellows-research-associates-interactive-histories-opportunities-in-switzerland-and/?LinkSource=PremiumListing&fbclid=IwAR077E_0aTiJG_M4qWp4c_8yyGLGP2-rLC3sEwlTLKxxujKxDpTT8lnF3LM

Rising Scholars Postdoctoral Fellows Program

University of Virginia, US

Deadline: 1 February 2022

More information: https://graduate.as.virginia.edu/rising-scholars

“Race, Religion and American Judaism: Cross-Disciplinary Research, Public Scholarship and Curriculum Development.” Research Fellows

The Center for Jewish Ethics at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College

Deadline: 21 February 2022

More information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScFXAmByFr6c3YDejYszKn4nroQ0fRiWUFpjLeg7aTB6sS5yA/viewform

Professorships

Tenure-track assistant professor in Late Medieval/Early Modern Middle East/ Islamic History

Department of History and Archaeology

Deadline: 1 February 2022

More information: https://www.aub.edu.lb/fas/Pages/academic-employment.aspx#Histarc_1

Part-time Non-tenure track Religious studies Instructor

Religious Studies Department

Occidental College, US

Deadline: 20 February 2022

More information: https://www.oxy.edu/sites/default/files/assets/HR/Faculty/pt_ntt_religious_studies_instructor_fall_2022.pdf

Events

Enlivening the Goddess and Feeding the Dead with Amy Allocco

9 February 2022, online

More information: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/amy-allocco-tickets-159687332109?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

Religions & Animal & Food Justice

Recorded for on-demand viewing

More information: https://raac.iupui.edu/programs/events/religion-and/religion-animal-and-food-justice/

Islamicate Cosmopolitan Spirit Book Talk

2 February 2022, online

More information: https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYodO2orTIrGNXt79iH1ycfUMnQewYQLI68

The Hermeneutics of Islamic Legal Authority Conference

10-11 February 2022, online

More information: https://arabic.georgetown.edu/hermeneutics/#

Conference Calls for Papers

Freethought in the Long Nineteenth Century: New Perspectives

9-10 September 2022. Queen Mary University of London, UK

Deadline: 1 March 2022

More information: https://www.qmul.ac.uk/sed/events/freethought/

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