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

Institute for Advanced Study and University of Bern, Switzerland

Deadline: 31 March 2022

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Rising Scholars Postdoctoral Fellows Program

University of Virginia, US

Deadline: 1 February 2022

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“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

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

Department of History and Archaeology

Deadline: 1 February 2022

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Part-time Non-tenure track Religious studies Instructor

Religious Studies Department

Occidental College, US

Deadline: 20 February 2022

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Enlivening the Goddess and Feeding the Dead with Amy Allocco

9 February 2022, online

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Religions & Animal & Food Justice

Recorded for on-demand viewing

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Islamicate Cosmopolitan Spirit Book Talk

2 February 2022, online

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The Hermeneutics of Islamic Legal Authority Conference

10-11 February 2022, online

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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

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