Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 8 January 2020

Welcome back to the first 2020 edition of the Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest! This week you will find eight conference call for papers, two journal call for papers, four PhD fellowships and scholarships, and one job opportunities.

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Conference Call for Papers

Religion and the urban, natural and virtual environments

2020 RN34-Sociology of Religion biennial conference

26-28 August 2020. University of Groningen, Netherlands

Deadline: 31 January 2020

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‘The Impact of Impact: Partnership Working and the Humanities’ – exploring the problem of impact assessment across the Humanities.

18 June 2020. University of Huddersfield, UK

Deadline: 17 February 2020

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World in Crisis: Reflections and Responses from Antiquity to the Present

British Association for Jewish Studies Annual Conference

13-15 July 2020. University of Southampton, UK

Deadline: 15 January 2020

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Spiritual Abuse: Coercive Control in Religions

4-5 September 2020. University of Chester, UK

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Rethinking​ ​Media, Religion and Secularities

Conference of the International Society for Media, Religion and Culture

4-7 August 2020. Sigtuna, Sweden

Deadline: 14 January 2020

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Navigating the non/confessional in university Islamic studies

20-22 April 2020. University of Birmingham, UK

Deadline: 17 January 2020

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Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

3rd ANU Religion Conference

8-10 December 2020. Canberra, Australia

Deadline for Proposals: 30 April 2020

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“Superasque Evadere ad Auras (Aen. 6.128): Improbable/Difficult Journeys Home

2020 Symposium Peregrinum

12-14 June 2020. Messina, Italy

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Journal Call for Papers

Digital Visibilities of the Religious

Deadline: 15 January 2020

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Religion & Ecology 

Special issue of Religions

Deadline: 31 May 2020

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PhD Fellowships and Scholarships

Atlas of Religion Project PhD Scholarships

University of Queensland, Australia

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Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict Research Scholarships

Arizona State University, US

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The Center for Religion and the Human (CRH)

Indiana University

Deadline: 10 January 2020

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Multiple Secularities – Beyond the West, Beyond Modernities Research Scholarships

Centre for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Leipzig, Germany

Deadline: 30 January 2020

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Lecturer in Philosophy and Religion

University of Leeds, UK

Deadline: 9 January 2020

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