Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 9 December 2014

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Calls for papers

Conference: “‘Making all things new?’ Evangelii Gaudium and Ecumenical Mission

June 29–July 1, 2015

St John’s College, Cambridge

Deadline: February 18, 2015

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Conference: Astrology as Art: Representation and Practice

June 27–28, 2015

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Deadline: December 31, 2014

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Conference: Power and Speech: Mythology of the Social and the Sacred

June 10–12, 2015

Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland

Deadline: January 15, 2015

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Conference: Information and values: ethics, spirituality and religion

June 2015

Vienna, Austria

Deadline: February 27, 2015

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Anthology: Video Games and Religion: Methods and Approaches

Editors: Vit Sisler, Kerstin Radde-Antweiler, Xenia Zeiler

Deadline: January 15, 2015

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Journal: Princeton Theological Review Special Issue

Theme: Church for the World: Essays in Honor of the Retirement of Darrell L. Guder

Deadline: February 1, 2015

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Journal: Journal of Anthropology and Archaeology

Deadline: March 31, 2015

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Grants and awards

Donnerska institutets pris för framstående religionsforskning 2015

Deadline: January 31, 2015

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Junior and Senior Fellows

Heidelberg University, Germany

Deadline: January 15, 2015

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Four major scholarships

Swedish Institute in Rome, Italy

Deadline: January 15, 2015

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15 fully funded PhD scholarships

Nottingham Trent University, UK

Deadline: December 12, 2014

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MPhil/PhD Religious Studies programme w/opportunities for funding

Goldsmiths, University of London UK

Deadline: January 14

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Postdoctoral fellowship

Université de Montréal, Canada

January 15, 2015

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PhD position

Durham University, UK

Deadline: January 26, 2015

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PhD position in research group “The Politics of Resources”

Berlin, Germany

Deadline: December 12, 2014

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