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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 16 June 2017

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Conference: CenSAMM: 500 years: The Reformation and its Resonations

September 14–15, 2017

Bedford, United Kingdom

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Calls for papers

Anthology: Religious Violence Today: Faith and Conflict in the Modern World

Deadline: N/A

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Conference: Going Viral: Religion and Health

October 14, 2017

Boston University, USA

Deadline: June 30, 2017

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Conference: Re-imagining the Christian Body

November 2–3, 2017

University of Turku, Finland

Deadline: June 20, 2017

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Conference: On Memory, Spirits and Selves

March 9–10, 2018

Derby, UK

Deadline: September 1, 2017

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Conference: ISA World Congress of Sociology

July 14–21, 2018

Deadline: September 30, 2017

Toronto, Canada

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Journal: Religion, State & Society

Special issue: Religion and the Rise of Populism: Migration, Radicalism and New Nationalisms

Deadline: August 15, 2017

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Jobs

Postdoc: Jewish Life in Modern Islamic Contexts

University of Pennsylvania, USA

Deadline: October 31, 2017

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Research Fellowships 2018/2019

Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

Deadline: August 31, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 31 May 2017

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Conference: CenSAMM: 500 years: The Reformation and its Resonations

September 14–15, 2017

Bedford, United Kingdom

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Calls for papers

Book proposals: Bloomsbury Studies in Material Religion

Bloomsbury Publishing

Deadline: N/A

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Book proposals: The Secular Studies Series

NYU Press

Deadline: N/A

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Conference: The International Congress on Higher Religious Education

November 16–19, 2017

Istanbul University, Turkey

Deadline: June 22, 2017

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Conference: ANU: Sacred Sites/Sacred Stories: Global Perspectives

April 5–7, 2018

Australian National University, Australia

Deadline: October 15, 2017

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Conference: Hermeneutics of Symbol, Myth and “Modernity of Antiquity” in Italian Literature and the Arts from the Renaissance up to the Present Day

December 15–16, 2017

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy

Deadline: September 10, 2017

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Workshop: Talk on Trust and Europe’s Crisis of Representation

December 7–8, 2017

Woolf Institute, UK

Deadline: June 2, 2017

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Events

Conference: Religious Imaginations and Global Transitions: How narratives of faith are shaping today’s world

June 14, 2017

London, UK

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Conference: SocRel: On the Edgte? Centres and Margins in the Sociology of Religion

July 12–14, 2017

University of Leeds, UK

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Conference: Holism: Possibilities and Problems

September 8–10, 2017

University of Essex, UK

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Symposium: Symposium Classicum Peregrinum

June 18, 2017

Scarbantia, Hungary

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Symposium: The Uses of Euhemerism

July 17–18, 2017

Aberdeen, UK

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Jobs and funding

Teaching fellow: Anthropology of South Asian Religions

University of Edinburgh, UK

Deadline: June 6, 2017

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Four PhD positions

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: June 11, 2017

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Lecturer: Classics and Religious Studies

Washington University in St. Louis, USA

Deadline: June 30, 2017

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Jameel Scholarship: Islam in Contemporary Britain

Cardiff University, UK

Deadline: June 12, 2017

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Associate Lecturer: New Religious Movements, Hinduism

University of Chidester, UK

Deadlines: N/A

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 16 May 2017

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Conference: CenSAMM: 500 years: The Reformation and its Resonations

September 14–15, 2017

Bedford, United Kingdom

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Calls for papers

Anthology: Routledge International Handbook of Religion in Global Society

Deadline: July 15, 2017

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Conference: International Congress on Higher Religious Education

November 16–19, 2017

Istanbul, Turkey

Deadline: June 22, 2017

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Conference: International Kraków Study of Religions Symposium: Religion and Cultural Shifts: From Axial Age to (Post-)Secular Age

November 13–15, 2017

Kraków, Poland

Deadline: May 19, 2017

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Conference: Faith and Peaceful Relations: Faith in the Care System: Addressing the Diverse Needs of Children

July 5, 2017

Coventry University, UK

Deadline: May 22, 2017

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Conference: Open Conference: Section on Sociology of Religion

December 7–9, 2017

Rastatt, Germany

Deadline: May 31, 2017

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Conference panel: BASR: Narratives of Artificial Intelligence and Religion

September 4–6, 2017

Deadline: May 19, 2017

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Journal: La Rosa di Paracelso

Special issue: Diabolus in singulis est: The Devil, Satan and Lucifer

Deadline: May 20, 2017

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Events

Conference: Sacred Space and Sacred places. Expressions and Experiences of Lived Religion

May 23–25, 2017

Bari, Italy

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Jobs

Visiting Scholar: Jewish Studies

Indiana University, USA

Deadline: December 31, 2017

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Buddhist Studies Research Scholar

Buddhist Digital Resource Center, Inc., USA

Deadline: July 31, 2017

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Full Professorship: Jewish Religion and Philosophy

University of Potsdam, Germany

Deadline: May 26, 2017

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Lecturer: Religious Studies

Washington University in St. Louis, USA

Deadline: June 2, 2017

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Project Manager and Four Postdoctoral Positions: Mapping Ancient Polytheisms. Cult Epithets as an Interface between Religious Systems and Human Agency

Deadline: May 30, 2017

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Two PhD Positions: Ancient Near East Studies and Biblical Studies

University of Tartu, Estonia

Deadline: June 1, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 27 April 2017

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Calls for papers

Conference: The Impact of Religion: Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy

April 24–26, 2018

Uppsala University, Sweden

Deadline: May 31 and October 31, 2017

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Conference: History of Religions and Archaeology II: Cult Places

July 11–15, 2017

Rome, Italy

Deadline: May 1, 2017

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Conference: International Conference on Religious Studies

August 25–26, 2017

Warsaw, Poland

Deadline: June 10, 2017

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Conference: Dynamics of Religious Diversity: The Study of Different Religions and Religious Difference in Postcolonial Configurations

October 19–20, 2017

Utrecht University, The Netherlands,

Deadline: May 19, 2017

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Conference: The Evolution of Religion II: How Biology, Psychology and Culture Interact

November 12–15, 2017

Santa Ana Pueblo, USA

Deadline: June 1, 2017

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Conference: ISA World Congress of Sociology: Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses, Responsibilities

July 15–21, 2018

Toronto, Canada

Deadline: September 30, 2017

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Events

Conference: Remembering Beliefs: The Shifting Worlds of Religion in Faith in Secular Society

July 14–15, 2017

Leeds Trinity University, UK

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Conference: On the Edge? Centres and Margins in the Sociology of Religion

July 12–14, 2017

University of Leeds, UK

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Symposium: Researching the Church of England

July 25, 2017: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Aston University, UK

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Jobs

Director, School of Religious Studies

McGill University, Canada

Deadline: July 9, 2017

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PostDoc: Global Network for Christian Muslims Studies

University of Edinburgh, UK

Deadline: May 11, 2017

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Maclaurin Goodfellow Chair in Theological and Religious Studies

University of Auckland, New Zealand

Deadline: May 29, 2017

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Assistant Professor of Comparative Religious Studies

Radboud University, The Netherlands

Deadline: May 7, 2017

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 11 April 2017

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Calls for papers

Conference: Radical/ized Religion: Religion as a Resource for Political Theory and Practice

June 9-11, 2017

University of Chichester, UK

Deadline: April 14, 2017

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Symposium: CenSAMM: 500 Years: The Reformation and its Resonants

September 14–15, 2017

Bedford, UK

Deadline: April 30, 2017

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Events

Conference: The Future of Religion: Civilization or Barbarism

April 24–29, 2017

Dubrovnik, Croatia

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Reading Room: Sanskrit

Various dates, spring/summer 2017

University of Oxford, UK

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Jobs and funding

One-Year Position: East Asian Religions

Grinnell College, USA

Deadline: June 26, 2017

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Lecturer: Religious Studies

Mahidol University, Thailand

Deadline: May 31, 2017

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Visiting Lecturer: Buddhist Studies and Tibetan Language

Kathmandu University, Nepal

Deadline: June 29, 2017

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Research Fellow: Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre

Birmingham, UK

Deadline: April 28, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 28 March 2017

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Calls for papers

Conference: SOCREL: On the Edge? Centres and Margins in the Sociology of Religion

July 12–14, 2017

University of Leeds, UK

Deadline: April 28, 2017

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Conference: Verbal Charms and Narrative Genres

December 8–10, 2017

Budapest, Hungary

Deadline: May 1, 2017

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Conference: ISASR: Religion, Myth and Migration

June 16, 2017

Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland

Deadline: April 10, 2017

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Conference: Sacred Journeys: Pilgrimage and Religious Tourism

October 26–27, 2017

Beijing, China

Deadline: June 1, 2017

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New journal: The Journal of Festive Studies

First issue

Deadline: November 1, 2017

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Events

Workshop: New perspectives on the secularization of funerary culture in 19th-and 20th-century Europe

June 15, 2017

Ghent, Belgium

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Workshop: Irish Network for the Study of Esotericism and Paganism

March 31, 2017

University College Cork, UK

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Open access

Journal: Anthropology & Materialism

Special issue: Walter Benjamin and philosophy

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Jobs and funding

Postdoctoral Research Fellows: Religion, science, atheism

University of Queensland, Australia

Deadline: April 16, 2017

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Racialization of Islam

Yale University, USA

Deadline: April 21, 2017

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow: East Asian Buddhism

University of British Columbia, Canada

Deadline: May 1, 2017 (closing date says May 2, but announcement says May 1)

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Tenure-Track Faculty Position: Hassenfeld Chair in Islamic Studies

Brandeis University, USA

Deadline: June 21, 2017

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Professorship: History of Religion and the Religious in Europe

University of Konstanz, Germany

Deadline: April 13, 2017 (closing date says April 15, but announcement says April 13)

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University Lecturer: Religion in International Relations

Leiden University, The Netherlands

Deadline: April 17, 2017

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EASR 2017 Bursaries

Deadline: May 18, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 14 March 2017

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Call for papers

Anthology: Race/Gender/Class/Media 4.0: Considering Diversity Across Audiences, Content, and Producers

Deadline: June 1, 2017

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Events

Conference: Reading the World: Science and Sacred Texts

April 28–30, 2017

Cambridge, UK

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Symposium: Science and Religion: Exploring the Spectrum

April 24, 2017

Birmingham, UK

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Jobs

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in African Christianity and African Indigenous Religions

University of Edinburgh

Deadline: April 5, 2017

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Postdoc

Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway

Deadline: March 29, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 7 March 2017

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Calls for papers

Conference: Sunstone Symposium: Faith, Art & Culture

October, 2017

Lancaster University, UK

Deadline: June 30, 2017

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Conference: Anthropology and Archaeology of Love

May 26–28, 2017

Rome, Italy

Deadline: March 20, 2017

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Conference: Sensorium: Sensory Perceptions in Roman Polytheism

November 16–18, 2017

Madrid, Spain

Deadline: April 30, 2017

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Conference: History of Religions and Archaeology II: Cult Places

July 11–15, 2017

Rome, Italy

Deadline: May 1, 2017

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Conference: 7th South and Southeast Asian Association for Culture and Religion

July 9–12, 2017

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Deadline: April 15, 2017

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Workshop: Radicalizations, extremisms and religious studies: Theories, critics and empirical research

August 15, 2017

Montréal, Canada

Deadline: March 28, 2017

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Events

Conference: Foucault & Religion

March 10–11, 2017

University of Chicago, USA

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Conference: Swedenborg & the Arts

June 6–9, 2017

Bryn Athyn College, USA

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Conference: Winter Festivals and Traditions

March 25, 2017

Oxford University, UK

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Workshop: Towards an Anthropology of Death

March 8–9, 2017

Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

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Workshop: The Cosmic Movement: Sources, Contexts, Impact

March 20–22, 2017

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

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Jobs

PhD studentship: Sociology of Religion

University of Kent, UK

Deadline: May 12, 2017

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Professorship in Pre-Christian Scandinavian Religion

Aarhus University, Denmark

Deadline: March 7, 2017

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Two full-time research fellows: “Cities in the History of Religion”

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: March 30, 2017

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Postdoc: Religious Minorities and Minority Religions across the Pacific

Soka University of America, USA

Deadline: April 30, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 21 February 2017

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New book: Beyond Religious Tolerance: Muslim, Christian & Traditionalist Encounters in an African Town

Insa Nolte, Olukoya Ogen & Rebecca Jones (eds.)

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Calls for papers

Conference: ISASR: Religion, Myth and Migration

June 16, 2017

Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland

Deadline: March 10, 2017

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Conference panel: EASR: Shintō in Recent Research

September 18–21, 2017

Leuven, Belgium

Deadline: Contact panel chair

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Conference panel: ASR: Religion in Social Movements, Rebellions and Revolutions

August 13–14, 2017

Montreal, Canada

Deadline: March 15, 2017

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Journal: Cultura

Special issue: Ioan Petru Culianu’s approaches of Religion

Deadline: June 30, 2017

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Events

Seminar: Japanese Afterlife Conceptions

March 2, 2017

Tokyo, Japan

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Jobs

PhD fellowship

Aarhus, Denmark – Belfast, UK

Deadline: March 17, 2017

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Research Associate

Newman University Birmingham, UK

Deadline: February 28, 2017

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PhD fellowships

The Open University, UK

Deadline: Contact administration

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 10 January 2017

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Please note this week’s special opportunity from the RSP itself! Want to become part of our vital team? Scroll all the way down to “Jobs” (but do stop by the other opportunities on the way… :)).

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Calls for papers

Conference: Creatures of the Night: Mythologies of the Otherworld and Its Denizens

June 8–10, 2017

University of Edinburgh, UK

Deadline: March 15, 2017

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Conference: The Beasts of the Forest: Denizens of the Dark Woods

July, 2017 (date TBA)

St Mary’s University, UK

Deadline: April 14, 2017

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Conference: The Talking Sky: Myths and Meaning in Celestial Spheres

July 1–2, 2017

Bath, UK

Deadline: January 15, 2017

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Conference: The Place of Religion in Film

March 30–April 1, 2017

Syracuse University, USA

Deadline (extended): January 15, 2017

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Conference: Egyptian and Eastern Cults in the Roman Empire

June 15–18, 2017

Szombathely/Savaria, Hungary

Deadline: March 1, 2017

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Conference panel: SISR/ISSR: Global Pentecostal Charismatic Christianities

July 4–7, 2017

Lausanne, Switzerland

Deadline: January 10, 2017

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Conference panel: ESA: Sociology of Religion: Religion and (Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities

August 29–September 1, 2017

Deadline: February 1, 2017

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Journal: Open Theology

Special issue: Phenomenology of Religious Experience

Deadline: June 1, 2017

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Workshop: Ritual ‘Litter’ Redressed

May 5, 2017

University of Hertfordshire, UK

Deadline: January 15, 2017

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Open access

Journal: Journal for the Study of Religious Experience

Special issue: Fieldwork in Religion: Bodily Experience and Ethnographic Knowledge

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Jobs

Interviewers and audio interns

Religious Studies Project

Deadline: January 23, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 20 December 2016

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Calls for papers

Conference: Gender and Muslim Spaces: Community and Academic Perspectives

March 29, 2017

University of Leeds, UK

Deadline: January 30, 2017

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Conference: Sacred Places: Performances, Politics and Ecologies: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

April 20–21, 2017

Liverpool Hope University, UK

New deadline: January 15, 2017

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Conference: Winter Festivals and Traditions

March 25, 2017

University of Oxford, UK

Deadline: February 2, 2017

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Conference. CESNUR

July 2–6, 2017

Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Israel

Deadline: January 2, 2017

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Conference panel: ISSR: Atheisms and religions in conflict? Beliefs, paths, organizations

July 4–7, 2017

Lausanne, Switzerland

Deadline: January 10, 2017

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Congress: COMIUCAP

July 4–9, 2017

Bogotá, Colombia

Deadline: March 1, 2017

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Journal: Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

Special issue: Atheism, Agnosticism, & non-Religious Worldviews: Theoretical Models and Psychological Measurement

Deadline: March 31, 2017

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Jobs

Postdoc: Jewish Studies

Duke University, UK

Deadline: January 15, 2017

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Visiting Lecturer: Religion

Mount Holyoke College, UK

Deadline: February 11, 2017

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Associate Professor: Islamic History

University of Oxford, UK

Deadline: February 10, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 13 December 2016

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Calls for papers

Conference: EASR 2017: Communicating Religion

September 18–21, 2017

University of Leuven, Belgium

Deadline: December 31, 2016

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Conference: North Atlantic Catholic Communities in Rome, 1622–1939

June 6–7, 2017

Rome, Italy

Deadline: December 30, 2016

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Conference: Religion & Power

March 23–24, 2017

UNC Charlotte, USA

Deadline: January 7, 2017

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Conference: The Cognition of Belief

June 2, 2017

Georgetown University, USA

Deadline: February 17, 2017

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Conference: Háskóli Íslands Student Conference on the Medieval North

April 7–8, 2017

University of Iceland, Iceland

Deadline: January 5, 2017

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Conference: The Religious and Ethnic Future of Europe: An International Conference

June 12–13, 2017

Åbo Akademi University, Finland

Deadline: December 31, 2017

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Journal: The Graduate Journal of Harvard Divinity School

2017 issue

Deadline: January 10, 2017

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Journal: Nova Religio

Special issue: Peoples Temple and Jonestown

Deadline: February 28, 2017

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Events

Conference: “Too Small a World”: Catholics Sisters as Global Missionaries

April 6, 2017

Chicago, USA

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Jobs and funding

Grants

Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism, USA

Deadlines: December 31, 2016; April 1, 2017; October 1, 2017

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Part-time Teaching Fellow in Religious Studies

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: December 18, 2016

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PhD positions

Coventry University, UK

Deadline: February 17, 2017

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Research fellowships

University of Leeds, UK

Deadline: February 1, 2017

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Scholarships: Guest Doctoral Students

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: December 18, 2016

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Scholarships: Female Junior Scholars

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: December 18, 2016

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 29 November 2016

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Calls for papers

Anthology: Religion and Ethics in Contemporary Speculative Fiction

Deadline: January 1, 2017

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Conference: Old Norse Myth and Völkisch Ideology

September 6–8, 2017

Basel, Switzerland

Deadline: January 31, 2017

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Conference: Apocalypse and Authenticity

July 11–13, 2017

University of Hull, UK

Deadline: December 1, 2016

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Conference: SocRel: On the Edge? Centres and Margins in the Sociology of Religion

July 12–14, 2017

University of Leeds, UK

Deadline: December 9, 2016

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Conference: British Association for Islamic Studies

April 11–13, 2017

University of Chester, UK

Deadline: November 30, 2016

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Conference: SISR/ISSR: Religion, Cooperation, and Conflict in Diverse Societies

4–7 July 2017

Lausanne, Switzerland

Deadline: January 10, 2017

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Journal: American Psychological Association

Special issue: American Atheism, Agnosticism, and Non-Religious Worldviews: Theoretical Models and Psychological Measurement

Deadline: March 31, 2017

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Journal: Religion, State & Society

Special issue: Religion and the Rise of Populism: Migration, Radicalism and New Nationalisms

Deadline: August 15, 2017

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Journal: Religions

Special issue: Religion and Genocide

Deadline: March 15, 2017

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Summer School: Prophétologies musulmanes: discours et représentations

June 29 – July 5, 2017

Aix en Provence, France

Deadline: January 4, 2017

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Symposium: 500 years: The Reformation and Its Resonations

September 14–15, 2017

Bedford, UK

Deadline: April 30, 2017

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Symposium: Climate and Apocalypse

June 29–30, 2017

Bedford, UK

Deadline: February 28, 2017

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Symposium: Violence and Millenarian Movements

April 6–7, 2017

Bedford, UK

Deadline: December 31, 2016

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Events

Conference: Communicative Figurations

December 7–9, 2016

Universität Bremen, Germany

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SSNB Lecture Series: Evangelical and Tablighi Pioneers on Post-Atheist Frontiers

December 1, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

London, UK

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SSNB Roundtable: Who cares about unbelief?

December 2, 2016, 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

London, UK

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NSRN Annual Lecture: Is atheism a religion?

December 2, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

London, UK

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SSNB Lecture Series: Jewish atheists in foxholes? Phenomenologies of violence and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

December 7, 2016, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

London, UK

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Jobs and funding

Faculty Fellowships: Summer Institute for Israel Studies

Brandeis University, USA

Deadline: January 20, 2017

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Lecturer: Modern Jewish Studies

Pennsylvania State University, USA

Deadline: March 19, 2017

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Postdoctoral position: Religion and Its Publics

University of Virginia, USA

Deadline: December 15, 2016

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 15 November 2016

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Calls for papers

Conference: Fourth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

April 11–13, 2017

University of Chester, UK

Deadline: November 30, 2016

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Conference: Negotiations of Belonging

October 4–6, 2017

Narva, Estonia

Deadline: May 2, 2017

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Conference: Folklore from the Cradle to the Grave

March 31–April 2, 2017

Edinburgh, UK

Deadline: January 5, 2017

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Conference: SocRel: On the Edge? Centres and Margins in the Sociology of Religion

July 12–14, 2017

University of Leeds, UK

Deadline: December 9, 2016

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Journal: International Journal of Latin-American Religions

Inaugural issue

Deadline: March 15, 2017

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Events

Seminar: Creative Agency and Religious Minorities: Hidden Galleries in the Secret Police Archives in Central and Eastern Europe

November 3, 2016, 5.00 – 6.30 p.m.

University College Cork, Ireland

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Seminar: An exploration of religious voices and identities in higher education

November 28, 2016

University of Manchester, UK

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Symposium: The Scientific Study of Nonreligious Belief

December 1–2, 2016

University College London, UK

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Jobs and funding

Assistant Professor: Early Christianity

Virginia Tech, USA

Deadline: January 1, 2017

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Teaching Fellow: Biblical Studies

University of St Andrews, UK

Deadline: December 9, 2016

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Tenure Track Position: World Religions and World Mythologies

Oakton Community College, USA

Deadline: December 11, 2016

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Indexer: Index Buddhicus

Brill

Deadline: November 30, 2016

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Grant: Shohet Scholars

International Catacomb Society

Deadline: January 15, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 1 November 2016

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Regrettably, we are having some issues with the new (original) address. You will be informed once it is back up and running. For now, please use the above address. Thank you!

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Calls for papers

Competition: 2016 Emerging Scholar Monograph Competition

De Gruyter Open

Deadline: June 30, 2017

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Events

Conference: Kraków Study of Religions Symposium: Understanding and Explanation in the Study of Religions

November 7–9, 2016

Jagiellonian University, Poland

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Public lecture: Islam after Atheism. Religious reconstruction in Albania

November 4, 2016, 12:15 p.m. – 2 p.m.

University of Oslo, Norway

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Workshop: The Living City: Social Aspects of Ancient City Life

November 1, 2016, 9:15 a.m. – 5 p.m.

University of Bergen, Norway

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Jobs

Dean

University of Chicago, Divinity School, USA

Deadline: December 27, 2016

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Two Fellowships: East Asian Buddhist Studies

University of British Columbia, Canada

Deadline: November 30, 2016

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