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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 24 May 2016

Calls for papers

BASR: Religion Beyond the Textbook

September 5–7, 2016

University of Wolverhampton, UK

Deadline: May 31, 2016

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First International Congress of the Chilean Society for the Sciences of Religions: Dialogue, Education and Religious Tolerance

May 23–26, 2017

Concepción, Chile

Deadline: August 30, 2016

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The Reception of the Church Fathers and Early Church Historians, c.1470-1650

September 23, 2016

Trinity College, Cambridge, UK

Deadline: June 1, 2016

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The politics of marginalised groups in the UK and Ireland: Perspectives and approaches

September 21, 2016

University of Manchester, UK

Deadline: June 17, 2016

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Evolving through Context: The Transformation of Buddhism(s) and their Legitimation(s)

March 24–25, 2017

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Germany

Deadline: September 4, 2016

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Compassion, Social Engagement, and Discontent: Believing and the Politics of Belonging in Europe Today

November 10–11, 2016

Leiden University Centre for the Study of Religion, The Netherlands

Deadline: June 1, 2016

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Exodus: Migrants and frontiers

September 21–23, 2016

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Deadline: June 12, 2016

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Comparative Study of Religious Seminaries

October 5, 2016

UCL, UK

Deadline: June 30, 2016

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The Ethnographic Archive: History, Anthropology and the Sudan Archive Durham

26-28 September 2016

Durham University, UK

Deadline: May 31, 2016

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Graduate Conference on Religious Studies: Protest, Public Religion, and Social Change

October 1, 2016

Boston University, USA

Deadline: June 1, 2016.

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Middle East – Topics and Arguments

Special issue: Iconography

Deadline: June 30, 2016

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Open Journal of Social Sciences

Special issue: Cross-Cultural Studies

Deadline: May 31, 2016

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Events

Modern Religious History

June 14–15, 2016

University of Stirling, UK

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Public Religions and Their Secrets, Secret Religions and Their Publics

October 27–28, 2016

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

NEW DEADLINE: June 1, 2016

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Summer school: Doing and Communicating Qualitative Research

July 4–8, 2016

Kingston University London, UK

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Religion and Greater Scotland Christianity and Scottish Global Networks, 1603-1950

June 3–4, 2016

Aberdeen, Scotland

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Religion, Gender and Sexualities

July 1, 2016

Aston University, UK

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The Role of the Church in a Pluralist Society: Good Riddance or Good Influence?

June 22–24, 2016

The Loyola Institute in Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

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Translating Buddhism

June 30–July 2, 2016

York St John University, UK

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Awards

Sofja Kovalevskaja Award

Humboldt Foundation

Deadline: July 31, 2016

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Jobs

PhD position: Indigenous Religion(s): Local Grounds, Global Networks

University of Tromsø, Norway

Deadline: June 1, 2016

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University Teacher in Islamic Studies

University of Glasgow, UK

Deadline: May 29, 2016

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Tutor: Theology and Religious Studies

University of Glasgow, UK

Deadline: May 29, 2016

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University Teacher

University of Glasgow, UK

Deadline: May 29, 2016

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Doctoral scholarships

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: May 29, 2016

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PhD positions: History of Hermetic Philosophy and Related Currents

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Deadline: July 15, 2016

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PhD positions

Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Deadline: June 15, 2016

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PhD positions: Medieval Studies

University of Bergen, Norway

Deadline: August 1, 2016

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 29 September 2015

Dear subscriber,

We are pleased to bring you this week’s opportunities digest!

We would like to express our gratitude to everyone who has forwarded notifications. On that note, we would also like to encourage you to continue to do so (and invite those who remain hesitant to begin)!

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We thank you for your contribution. And now for this week’s digest:

Calls for papers

Conference: Yoga darśana, yoga sādhana: traditions, transmissions, transformations

May 19–21, 2016

Uniwersytet Jagielloński w Krakowie, Poland

Deadline: December 21, 2015

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Conference: Visual Narratives of Faith: Religion, Ritual and Identity

July 10–14, 2016

Vienna, Austria

Deadline: September 30, 2015

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Conference: Religion and Non-Religion in Contemporary Societies

April 21–24, 2016

Zadar, Croatia

Deadline: November 15, 2015

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Conference: Symposium Peregrinum

June 16–19, 2016

Tarquinio, Italy

Deadline: March 1, 2016

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Journal: Women: A Cultural Review

Special issue: Religion and Gender

Deadline: October 31, 2015

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Events

Annual meeting: American Academy of Religion

November 21–24, 2015

Atlanta, GA, USA

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Annual meeting: American Anthropological Association

November 18–22, 2015

Denver, CO, USA

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Annual meeting: North American Association for the Study of Religion

November 20–22, 2015

Atlanta, GA, USA

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Research report launch: What should young people leave school knowing about religion and belief?

November 26, 2015, 5–6:30 p.m.

London, UK

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Conference: Radicalization & Islamophobia: Roots, Relationships and Implications in Religiously Diverse Societies

November 30–December 1, 2015

Sydney, Australia

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Conference: Pluralism and Community: Social Science History Perspectives

November 12–15, 2015

Baltimore, MD, USA

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Grants and awards

Miklós Tomka Award

Deadline: January 10, 2016

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Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellowship: History of Religion and Religiosity

German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C.

Deadline: December 1, 2015

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Two PhD scholarships in Buddhist Studies

LMU München, Germany

Deadline: October 18, 2015

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Fully funded PhD studentship

Newman University, UK

Deadline: October 23, 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 22 September 2015

Calls for papers

Book proposals: New Religious Movements

De Gruyter Open

Deadline: October 30, 2015

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Conference: BSA: Global Societies: Fragmenting and Connecting

April 6–8, 2016

Aston University, UK

Deadline: October 16, 2015

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Conference: Media, Religion and Publics

August 1–4, 2016

Seoul, South Korea

Deadline: December 15, 2015

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Conference: ESSSAT: Are We Special?

April 26–May 1, 2016

Łódź, Warszawa, Poland

Deadline: October 31, 2015

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Events

Conference: The Future of Academic Publishing: REF, Libraries, Publishers and Academics

October 10, 2015

University of Glasgow, UK

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SocRel Response Day 2015: The Future of Learning about Religion and Belief

November 5, 2015, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

London, UK

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Conference: Bridging the Gaps: (Ancient) History from the Perspective of Mathematical and Computational Modelling and Network Analysis

November 13–14, 2015

Brno, Czech Republic

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Seminar: Children, Minority Religions, and the Law

London School of Economics, UK

October 17, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Seminar: What Does the Future Hold for the UK Church?

December 7, 2015, 6:30 p.m.

London, UK

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Grants and awards

The ESSSAT Research Prize; Student Prize

Deadlines: October 31, 2015 (Research); January 15, 2016 (Student)

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Jobs

Assistant Professor: Sociology

Grand Valley State University, MI, USA

Deadline: October 16, 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 18 August 2015

Dear subscriber,

As summer is coming to a close for many of us, spring is just around the corner for others. So, best wishes of a beautiful and productive fall/spring to you!

Now, go get your cup of tea/coffee/[insert preferred beverage here] and take ten minutes to check out some of the opportunities that may help you be extra productive in the upcoming months!

As always, we would like to thank everyone who has submitted calls for papers, event notifications, and other opportunities for the digest.

Calls for papers

Spring Academy: Heidelberg Center for American Studies

March 14–18, 2016

Heidelberg, Germany

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Modulations: Series Two

Fall 2015

London, UK

Deadline: September 21, 2015

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Events

Poverty and British Muslims: Identifying Problems and Proposing Solutions

September 16, 2015

Oxford, UK

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Rethinking Boundaries In the Study of Religion and Politics

September 11–12, 2015

University of Aberdeen, UK

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The Morality of Millenarianism

August 28, 2015, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Queen’s University, Belfast, UK

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Chicago-Paris Workshop on Ancient Religions: Topographies of Power in the Ancient World: Placing the Gods

September 21–22, 2015

The University of Chicago Center in Paris, France

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Grants and awards

The British Institute of Persian Studies

Deadline: September 4, 2015

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ISASR: Academic Study of Religions Essay Prize

Deadline: August 21, 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 26 May 2015

Dear subscriber,

Please note that there was a mix-up with a couple of the calls for papers last week, and we do apologize for any inconvenience and misinformation that resulted from the mistake.

The correct information should be included below, in this week’s digest.

We would also like to remind you that you are welcome to submit any calls for papers, event notices, or job openings either by e-mailing us on oppsdigest@religiousstudiesproject.com or by using this form.

Enjoy!

Calls for papers

BASR panel: Religion, Ethics, and Economic Life

September 7–9, 2015

University of Kent, UK

Deadline: June 10, 2015

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Journal: Studi e Materiale di Storia delle Religioni

Special Issue: Religion as a Colonial Concept in Early Modern History: Africa, America, Asia

Deadline: June 15, 2015

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Rethinking Boundaries in the Study of Religion and Politics

September 11–12, 2015

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 19, 2015

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Grants and awards

Sofja Kovalevskaja Award

Deadline: July 31, 2015

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Events

Symposium: Apophasis and Art

June 19, 2015, 1 – 4 p.m.

Middlesex University, UK

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Workshop: Women negotiating secularism and multiculturalism through civil society organisations

June 30–July 1, 2015

Coventry University, UK

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Workshop: The Physicality of the Other: Masks as a Means of Encounter

November 9–11, 2015

Leipzig, Germany

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Conference: ISSR: Sensing Religion

July 2–5, 2015

Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

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Conference: European Conference on African Studies

July 8–10, 2015

Paris, France

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Conference: Emotional Geographies

June 10–12, 2015

University of Edinburgh, UK

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Conference: Yogacara Buddhism in Context

June 19–20, 2015

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

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Conference: CESNUR: Religious Innovation and Religious Change in the 21st Century

June 18–20, 2015

Tallinn University, Estonia

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 5 May 2015

Dear subscriber,

I hope you’ve got your tea or coffee cup at hand already, because this week’s digest is fully of nice and shiny opportunities!

Remember: If you have a call for papers, an event coming up, a job vacancy, or other opportunity you would like more people to know about, do let us know! All you have to do is send it to oppsdigest@religiousstudiesproject.com!

You can also try out our brand new and fancy online form!  Do make sure that you include all the relevant information, though! Time, place, and deadlines, and/or a link to where such information can be found. Submissions that do not disclose sufficient information, either directly or indirectly via a provided link, will not be included.

Thank you so much! 

Have a splendid week!

Calls for papers

Articles: Journal of Muslims in Europe

Special Issue: Mapping Shia Muslim Communities in Europe: Local and Transnational Dimensions

Deadline: July 1, 2015

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Book chapters: Fortean Approaches to the Study of Religion 

Deadline: June 15, 2015

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Book reviews: Journal for the Academic Study of Religion

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Essays: Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture

Special Issue: Another Place: Critial Essays on Twin Peaks

Deadline: May 31, 2015

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Forum: ISA Research Committee 22: Forum for Sociology

July 10–14, 2016

Vienna, Austria

Deadline: September 30, 2015

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Symposium: The Divided Brain In Western Culture

November 24–25, 2015

New South Wales, Australia

Deadline: June 1, 2015

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Events

Lecture: The Divided Brain In Western Culture

November 20, 2015, 6:00 p.m.

New South Wales, Australia

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Exhibition: “Believe not every spirit, but try the spirits”

April 21–June 27, 2015

Monash University, Australia

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Conference: Statue: Rituali, scienzia e magia dalla Tarda Antichità al Rinascimento

May 20–22, 2015

Ravenna, Italy

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Conference: Ten Years After: The Muhammad Cartoons

September 28–29, 2015

Aalborg University, Denmark

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Conference: Global Digital Humanities

June 29–July 3, 2015

Sydney, Australia

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Symposium: The End of Religion?

May 5, 2015, 8:30 a.m.

Baylor University, USA

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Workshops: Women, Religion, and Secularism

Dates N/A

Sweden, UK, Portugal

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Grants and awards

Brill’s Middle East and Islamic Studies Early-Career Paper Prize

Deadline: June 1, 2015

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Jobs

European Islamophobia Report

Deadline: May 10, 2015

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Assistant Professor

Missouri State University, USA

Deadline: Open until filled

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Part-time Lecturer in Religious Studies

California Polytechnic State University, USA

Deadline: May 11, 2015

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Religion Instructor

Butler Community College, USA

Deadline: Open until filled

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Instructor: World Religions

Florida Keys Community College, USA

Deadline: Open until filled

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Part-time Instructor

Syracruse University, USA

Deadline: May 15, 2015

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Three Postdoc Positions

Universität zu Köln, Germany

Deadline: May 15, 2015

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Eight Ph.D. Scholarships

Universität zu Köln, Germany

Deadline: May 15, 2015

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Ph.D. Studentship

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Deadline: May 29, 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 13 January 2015

Calls for papers

Conference: Religion, Conflict, & Boundary Maintenance

April 17–18, 2015

Indiana University, USA

Deadline: February 6, 2015

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Conference: Second Interdisciplinary Conference on Religion in Everyday Lives

March 21–22, 2015

Vienna, Austria

Deadline: March 10, 2015

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Book: Inaugural Volume of De Gruyter Open series on New Religious Movements

Deadline: February 15, 2015

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Conferences and events

What’s faith got to do with community and youth work?

January 28, 2015, 5:30–7 PM

University of London, UK

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Jobs

Six PhD Research Fellowships

University of Bergen, Norway

Deadline: February 9, 2015

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PhD studentship

York St John University, UK

Deadline: February 13, 2015

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Competition for postdoctoral fellowship

Université de Montréal, Canada

Deadline: January 15, 2015

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Awards

Donner Institute Prize 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 16 December 2014

Calls for papers

Muslim Leadership in Britain: Developments, Challenges and Opportunities

April 1, 2015, 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

University of Central Lancashire, UK

Deadline: January 19, 2015

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The Role of Religions in the Turkic Culture

September 9–11, 2015

Budapest, Hungary

Deadline: January 16, 2015

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Anthology: Female Leaders in New Religious Movements

Deadline: January 31, 2015

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The Philosophy and Theology of Immortality

May 20–23, 2015

University of Hull, UK

Deadline: February 1, 2015

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Fallen Animals: An interdisciplinary perspective

March 19–20, 2015

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: January 15, 2015

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SIEF Congress panel: “The heritagization of religious and spiritual practices: the effects of grassroots and top-down policies”

June 21–25, 2015

Deadline: January 14, 2015

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Religion Interruptus: The Affects of Sex, Politics, and Bodies

Syracuse University, USA

February 27–March 1, 2015

Deadline: January 10, 2015

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Book: Religion and the Global City

Deadline: January 5, 2015

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ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

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Conferences and events

Spirituality and Popular Culture

January 26, 2015

University of Hull, UK

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ISSR conference: Sensing religion

July 2–5, 2015

Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

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Homosexualité et traditions monothéistes

Université Paris, France

March 16–17, 2015

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Furio Jesi. Mito, violenza e memoria. A partire da un libro di Enrico Manera

December 16, 2015

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Innovation, Violence and Paralysis: How do minority religions cope with uncertainty?

February 7, 2015, 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM

London School of Economics, UK

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Grants and awards

New award for Buddhist academics in Europe

Deadline: December 31, 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 9 December 2014

Welcome to the RSP opportunities digest!

Dear subscriber,

We are always grateful for your submissions and contributions to the opportunities digest, so please feel free to forward calls for papers, conference, job, grant notices etc. to us!

As per usual:

  • If you have material you would like to see in next week’s digest, or at some point in the future, please send an e-mail to oppsdigest@religiousstudiesproject.com
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  • Please note that RSP is not responsible for any of the content presented below.
  • If you have questions regarding any of the opportunities listed, please contact the respective organizers directly.

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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Jobs

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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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 7 October 2014

Calls for papers

Conference: BRAIS Second Annual Conference

April 13–15, 2015

University of London, UK

Calls for: panels and papers

Deadline: December 1, 2014

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Conference: “The Jewish Life of Jesus (Toledoth Yeshu) in Context: Jewish-Christian Polemics in Ancient, Medieval, and Modern History”

June 28–July 1, 2015

University of Bern, Switzerland

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: October 31, 2014

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Conference: Sociology of Islam: Reflection, Revision & Reconceptualization

June 25–27, 2015

Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: January 30, 2015

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Conference: Pagan Conference 2015: Fecundity and Richness of the Dark

January 24–25, 2015

Claremont, California, USA

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: October 15, 2014

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Conference: Water and Greek Religion: Landscapes, Uses, Mythology

July 21–25, 2015

Tufts University, Boston, USA

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: November 15, 2014

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IAHR panels: “Religion and Innovation in Contemporary Africa” and “Religion and Innovation in the African Diaspora”

August 23–29, 2015

Calls for: papers

Deadline: N/A

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Workshop: Migration, Transnationalism and Catholicism

February 25, 2015

Middlesex University, UK

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: November 15, 2014

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Conferences and events

Annual Meeting on Christian Origins

October 2–5, 2014

University Residential Centre of Bertinoro, Italy

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Il lato oscuro della Tarda Antichità: Marginalità e integrazione delle correnti esoteriche nella spiritualità filosofica dei secoli II-VI

(“The dark side of Late Antiquity: Marginality and integration of esoteric currents in philosophical spirituality in the 2nd–6th centuries”)

October 8–11, 2014

Villa Vigoni, Italy

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Jobs

Postdoc: Co-production in chaplaincy research

The Cardiff Centre for Chaplaincy Studies

Deadline: October 17, 2014

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Postdoc: Center for the Study of Christianity

Hebrew University, Israel

Deadline: December 1, 2014

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Associate Professor in theological studies in Islam

University of Oslo

Deadline: October 27, 2014

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Grants and awards

2014 Student Paper Prize in the Anthropology of Religion

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 9 September 2014

Calls for papers

Material Religion: Embodiment, Materiality, Technology: An interdisciplinary conference

September 11–12, 2015

Duke University, USA

Calls for: abstracts and brief vita

Deadline: March 15, 2015

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On the Road: Travels, Pilgrimages and Social Interaction

August 6–8, 2015

University of Tampere, Finland

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: September 15, 2014

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Singles and the Single Life in the Roman and Later Roman World

June 28–30, 2015

Academia Belgica, Italy

Calls for: proposals

Deadline: October 15, 2014

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IAHR panel: Body knowledge in Religions

August 23–29, 2015

Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: N/A

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IAHR panel: Nationalism, Transnationalism, Globalization: Dynamics of Civil Religions

August 23–29, 2015

Erfurt, Germany

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: September 10, 2014

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Conferences and events

Religions, Environments & Popular Culture – Postgraduate Conference

September 26, 2014

University of Manchester, UK

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Workshop: Gods and Goddesses in Ancient Italy

September 18, 2014

University of Oxford, UK

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Jobs

Rosalind Franklin Fellowship in Psychology of Religion

University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Deadline: October 31, 2014

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Grants and awards

Best Graduate Student Paper in Central Asian Studies

Deadline: October 2014

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Free material

Making Space for Queer Identifying Religious Youth: Politics, Policies and Public Imaginations

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 26 August 2014

Welcome to this week’s opportunities digest!

We would like to invite our readers to contribute to the Religious Studies Project. If you would like to contribute with an interview, book reviews, conference reports, comments or other ideas, we would love to hear from you! Also keep in mind that you can find us on TwitterFacebook and iTunes!

Now, for this week’s digest:

  • RSP is not responsible for any of the content presented below.
  • If you have questions regarding any of the opportunities listed, please contact the respective organizers directly.
  • If you have material you would like to see in next week’s digest, or at some point in the future, please send an e-mail to oppsdigest@religiousstudiesproject.com
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Calls for papers

Journal of Contemporary Religion Special Issue 

What is different about gender across religious cultures?

Calls for: articles

Deadline: October 15, 2014 (abstracts); April, 2015 (full papers)

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Conference: York Christian Apocrypha Symposium: Fakes, Forgeries and Fictions

September 24–26, 2014

York University, Toronto, Canada

Calls for: abstracts, papers, panels

Deadline: September 30, 2014

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Conference: Religion and Realism

November 28, 2014

The American University in Rome, Italy

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: September 1, 2014

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IAHR panel: Quaerendum est in litteris quod non est in actis: Issues of Religious Historiography in Scholarly Correspondences

August 23–29, 2015

Deadline: September 6, 2014

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Event

Inform Autumn Seminar: Minority Religions and Schooling

December 6, 2014, 9:30 AM – 4:45 PM

London School of Economics, UK

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Jobs

Deadline prolonged: PhD scholarships in Buddhist Studies

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet München

New deadline: 15 October 2014

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Grants and awards

Don Yoder Graduate and William A. Wilson Undergraduate Paper Prizes

American Folklore Society Annual Meeting: Folk Belief and Religious Folklife Section

Deadline: September 15, 2014

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 15 July 2014

After a couple of weeks’ summer draught, this week brings an avalanche of opportunities!

I would like to thank everybody who sends contributions to the digest and would like to invite all of our subscribers and readers to please keep us in mind when you receive calls for papers and announcements related to events, jobs, grants and awards. Thank you again, and I hope you enjoy this week’s opportunities digest!

Calls for papers

Journal: Religiologiques: Numéro thématique: «Pérennité du mythe» 

Calls for: articles

Deadline: November 30, 2014

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Symposium: Socrel Response Study day: Gender Equality in the Academy

October 4, 2014, 10 AM – 5 PM

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: August 1, 2014

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Panel: Buddhism, modernity and spirituality

IAHR 2015

Calls for: papers

Deadline: N/A

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Panel: Way of Life and/as Religious Knowledge. Premodern Constellations

IAHR 2015

Calls for: papers

Deadline: September 1, 2014

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Conference: The Marginalization of Astrology

March 19–20, 2015

Utrecht, The Netherlands

Calls for: papers

Deadline: September 30, 2014

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Conferences and events

Conference: The Esoteric Crossroads III: Art, Eros, and Esotericism

October 30, 2014

Villa San Michele, Capri

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Conference: Religion in Scotland and Ulster

October 24-25, 2014

Tulliallan, UK

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: August 1, 2014

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Jobs

Robert M. Kingdon Fellowship

University of Wisconsin, USA

Deadline: November 1, 2014

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2 Postdocs and 1 PhD Studentship in Islamic Studies

University of Chester

Deadline: August 8

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Awards and grants

Khyentse foundation

Award for best Buddhist Studies doctoral dissertation submitted in Europe, written in English

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