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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

More information: NRMs, Hinduism

Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 14 February 2017

Exciting news!

You may now advertise with the Religious Studies Project!

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Calls for papers

Conference: Society for Phenomenology and the Human Sciences

October 19–21, 2017

University of Memphis, USA

Deadline: May 1, 2017

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Conference: SSSR: Going Public: The Social Impact of Scientific Research on Religion

October 13–15, 2017

Washington, D.C., USA

Deadline: March 31, 2017

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Conference: Social Movements

April 10–12, 2017

Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

Deadline: March 31, 2017

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Conference: Heavenly Acts IV

May 8–9, 2017

University of Sheffield, UK

Deadline: March 31, 2017

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Conference: Religion(s) and Power(s)

October 5–6, 2017

Deadline: April 1, 2017

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Conference: The Life and Legacy of Sun Myung Moon and the Unification Movements in Scholarly Perspective

May 29–30, 2017

Antwerp, Belgium

Deadline: February 28, 2017

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Conference: Holism: Possibilities and problems

September 8–10, 2017

University of Essex, UK

New deadline: March 31, 2017

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Conference panel: RGS-IBS: Faith and the “practising” of social justice

August 29–September 1, 2017

London, UK

Deadline: February 8, 2017

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Journal: International Journal of Human Rights in Healthcare

Special issue: Negotiating Belief in Health and Social Care

Deadline: September 15, 2017

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Journal: Palgrave Communications

Special issue: Religion and poverty

Deadline: September 30, 2017

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Journal: Journal for Religion and Society in Central and Eastern Europe

Special issue: Religion and Non-religion in Contemporary Societies

Deadline: May 15, 2017

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Symposium: Islamic Studies and Middle Eastern Studies Post-graduate Symposium

May 18, 2017

University of Birmingham, UK

Deadline: February 22, 2017

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Symposium: The Cognition of Belief

June 2, 2017

Georgetown University, USA

Deadline: February 17, 2017

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Events

Seminar: The Reformation and the Arts around the North Sea

March 6, 2017

Bergen, Norway

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Summer school: “Critical Approaches to the Study of Religion and Gender: Postcolonial, Post-secular and Queer Perspectives”

May 17–21, 2017

Deadline: March 1, 2017

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Workshop: SOCREL: “Let’s get critical”

February 24, 2017

University of Westminster, UK

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Jobs and funding

Award: Early Career Awards

University of Kent / John Templeton Foundation

Deadline: June 1, 2017

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Professorship: History of Religions with focus on indigenous religions

The Arctic University of Tromsø, Norway

Deadline: March 3, 2017

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PhD position: Religion and morality policy: An analysis of the influence of religious groups during the implementation stage

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

Deadline: March 1, 2017

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Opportunities Digest – 3 January 2017

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Calls for papers

Colloquium: Education: East and West

March 17–18, 2017

Bath Spa University, UK

Deadline: January 20, 2017

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Conference: Exploring the spiritual in music: Interdisciplinary dialogues in music, wellbeing and education

December 9–10, 2017

London, UK

Deadline: February 28, 2017

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Conference: Holism: Possibilities and problems

September 8–10, 2017

University of Essex, UK

Deadline: February 17, 2017

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Conference: European Sociological Association

August 29–September 1, 2017

Athens, Greece

February 1, 2017

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Conference: The Religious and Ethnic Future of Europe

June 12–13, 2017

Åbo Akademi University, Finland

Deadline: January 31, 2017

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Journal: New Directions in Folklore

Special Issue: The Folk Awakens: Star Wars and Folkloristics in Popular Culture

Deadline: January 31, 2017

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Journal: Changing Societies & Personalities

Special issue: Freedom of Conscience in [the] Post-Secular World

Deadline: November 30, 2017

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Journal: Journal of Management, Spirituality & Religion

Special issue: The Marketing and Consumption of Spirituality and Religion

Deadline: January 10, 2017

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Workshop: Religions Consuming Surveillance

March 22, 2017

Edinburgh, UK

Deadline: January 15, 2017

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Events

Conference: Mani in Cambridge

March 25, 2017

Cambridge, UK

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Symposium: Places and processes of pilgrimage, past and present

January 11, 2017

Tartu, Estonia

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Jobs

Professor: History of Religions with Focus on Indigenous Religions

University of Tromsø, Norway

Deadline: March 3, 2017

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Postdoctoral Scholarship: Chinese Buddhism

University of California – Berkeley, USA

Deadline: March 24, 2017

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 6 September 2016

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Calls for papers

Symposium: Spalding Symposium on Indian Religions

April 7–9, 2017

University of Oxford, UK

Deadline: October 31, 2016

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Workshop: Coming of Age: Young Scholars in the Field of Folkloristics, Ethnology, and Anthropology

March 26, 2017

Göttingen, Germany

Deadline: December 18, 2016

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Workshop: The Representation of Religion(s) and the World Religions Paradigm

December 13–14, 2016

University of Tromsø, Norway

Deadline: October 15, 2016

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Events

Lecture: Robert Orsi – Critical Thinkers in Religion, Law and Social Theory

September 29, 2016, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

University of Ottawa, Canada

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Seminar: Minority Religions and Extremism in Schools and on Campus

November 5, 2016, 9:30 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

London School of Economics, UK

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SocRel Response Day 2016: Connecting for Change: Emerging Research and Policy on Religion and Belief in the Public Sphere

October 21, 2016 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

London, UK

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Grant

Understanding Unbelief: Research grant competition

UCL, UK

Deadline: October 14, 2016

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 1 March 2016

Calls for papers

Freedom of/for/from/within Religion: Differing DImensions of a Common Right?

September 8–11, 2016

Oxford, UK

Deadline: March 31, 2016

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Public Religions and Their Secrets, Secret Religions and Their Publics

October 27–28, 2016

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Deadline: April 1, 2016

More information: Conference, Master Class

CHAOS-symposium: Religion og materialitet

April 29–30, 2016

University of Bergen, Norway

Deadline: March 1, 2016

More information (Norwegian)

AAR panel: Critical Theory and Discourses on Religion Group

November 19–22, 2016

San Antonio, TX, USA

Deadline: March 1, 2016

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AAR panel: Religion, Media, and Culture Group

Deadline: March 1, 2016

November 19–22, 2016

San Antonio, TX, USA

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Events

Religious Diversity and Cultural Change in Scotland: Modern Perspectives

April 19, 2016

University of Edinburgh, UK

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Les Politiques du Blasphème: Perspectives Comparées

March 7, 2016

Paris, France

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Postgraduate Workshop on the Materiality of Divine Agency in the Graeco-Roman World

August 29–September 2, 2016

University of Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: May 31, 2016

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Open Access

Open Theology: Cognitive Science of Religion

Available here

Jobs and funding

Postdoctoral teaching fellowship

Kenyon College, OH, USA

Deadline: March 25, 2016

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Lecturer in Hebrew

University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

Deadline: April 30, 2016

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University Lectureship in Anthropology and Islamic Studies

Leiden University, The Netherlands

Deadline: May 18, 2016

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Editor: Shambhala and Snow Lion Publications

Boulder, CO, USA

Deadline: May 17, 2016

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Assistant professor of Religious Studies

Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Deadline: March 11, 2016

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Instructor in Religion and Culture

Virginia Tech, VA, USA

Deadline: March 14, 2016

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AAR-Luce Fellowships in Religion and International Affairs

Deadline: March 31, 2016

DC, USA

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Dean of Graduate Jewish Studies

Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership

Deadline: May 22, 2016

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Postdoctoral Fellow in Judaic Studies

Virginia Tech, VA, USA

March 14, 2016

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Funding

CSA Research Fellowship

Deadline: March 1, 2016

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Two fully funded PhD positions, one Postdoctoral position in the Study of Religions

Creative Agency and Religious Minorities: “Hidden galleries” in the secret police archives in 20th Century Central and Eastern Europe

University College Cork, Ireland

Deadline: April 22, 2016

More information: PhDs, Postdoc

 

Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 3 November 2015

Calls for papers

Conference: Art Approaching Science and Religion

May 11–13, 2016

Åbo Akademi University, Sweden

Deadline: June 15, 2016

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Conference: AAG 2016

March 29–April 2, 2016

San Francisco, CA, USA

Deadline: November 6, 2015

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Events

Conference: Moral Horizons

December 1–4, 2015

University of Melbourne, Australia

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Conference: New Zealand Association for the Study of Religions

December 8–10, 2015

Queenstown, New Zealand

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Conference: Transnational Religious Movements, Dialogue and Economic Development: The Hizmet Movement in Comparative Perspective

December 10–11, 2015

University of Turin, Italy

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Conference: Religious phenomena within the textbooks at the end of the school cycle: Mediterranean area and comparisons outside

December 2–4, 2015

Université du Maine, France

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Seminar: SocRel Response Day

November 5, 2015, 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Imperial Wharf, London, UK

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Workshop: Religious diversity in Asia

December 7–8, 2015

Aarhus University, Denmark

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Workshop: Political and public approaches to gender, secularism and multiculturalism

November 11–13, 2015

Lisbon, Portugal

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Jobs

Visiting Lecturer: Jewish Studies

Liverpool Hope University, UK

Deadline: N/A (urgent)

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Ph.D. position in religion

University of Agder, Norway

Deadline: January 12, 2016 (It says 2015, but it’s obviously a typo.)

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Postdoctoral Researcher: Religion and Media in Contemporary Societies

Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

Deadline: November 13, 2015

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Religious Studies Opportunities Digest – 9 June 2015

Dear subscriber,

We would like to remind you that the deadline for the 50th annual BASR conference, our beloved benefactors, is coming up! You only have until June 15 to submit your panels and papers! Now, now, don’t get stressed. Get coffee.

Calls for papers

Journal: Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion

Special Issue: Pentecostals and the Body

Deadlines: July 30, 2015 (proposals); June 30, 2016 (manuscripts)

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Conference: Beliefs Under Pressure: Religion, Community and Identity in the Early Modern World

September 10, 2015

University of East Anglia, UK

Deadline: July 6, 2015

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Conference: Translating Buddhism

June 30–July 2, 2016

York St John University, UK

Deadline: October 30, 2015

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Conference: Religion in Cyberspace 2015

November 27–28, 2015

Brno, Czech Republic

Deadline: February 11, 2016

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Conference: Nordic Conference for the Sociology of Religion

August 17–19, 2016

Helsinki, Finland

Deadlines: November 31, 2015 (panels); March 1, 2016 (papers)

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Conference: Islam and its Relations with Others

November 11–12, 2015

University of Waikato, New Zealand

Deadline: July 31, 2015

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Conference: Ways of Knowing

Graduate Conference on Religion

Harvard University, MA, USA

Deadline: July 17, 2015

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Conference: Buddhism & Australia

February 12–20, 2016

Perth, Australia

Deadlines: October 20, 2015 (proposals); January 20, 2015 (full draft)

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Events

Symposium: Revisiting Vergil and Roman Religion

June 23–26, 2015

Cuma, Italy

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Conference: Challenging (European) Modernity: Islam in Context

August 19–20, 2015

University of Durham, UK

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Conference: Grounding the Sacred through Literature and the Arts Conference 

July 23–26, 2015

Australian Catholic University

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Conference: Media, Gender and Religion

January 7–10, 2016

University of Colorado Boulder, USA

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Conference: Sectarianism in the Middle East

June 19, 2015

Lancaster University, UK

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Conference: The History of the Scottish Episcopacy

August 26–27, 2015

Glasgow, UK

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Open access

Open Theology Journal: 

De Gruyter Open

Volume 1, Issue 1: “Violence of Non-Violence”

Association of Data Archives

Calling for: Course syllabi for ARDA

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Jobs

Ph.D. scholarship

The Friendly Hand Charitable Trust

University of London, UK

Deadline: June 15, 2015

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Ph.D. studentship

Liverpool Hope University, UK

Deadline: June 25, 2015

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 17 March 2015

Esteemed subscriber,

We are happy to provide you with this week’s opportunities digest!

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

Having a call for papers, an exciting event, or an alluring job vacancy appear in future Opportunities Digests is easy! Simply forward them to oppsdigest@religiousstudiesproject.com or, better yet, include said e-mail address in your mailing list for such e-mails!

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

Calls for papers

Anthology: Authority, Agency and Islam

Deadline: March 22, 2015

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Events

Workshop: Science and Religion: Exploring the Spectrum

May 26–28, 2015

York University Toronto, Canada

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Workshop: Fallen Animals Workshop

March 19–20, 2015

University of Aberdeen, UK

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Symposium: The End of Religion? An Essential Corrective to the Secularization Myth

May 5, 2015, 8:30 AM

Baylor University, USA

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Conference: Mythos: Costruzione e Percezione dei Racconti Tradizionali nel Mediterraneo Antico

June 9–13, 2015

Rome, Italy

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Panel: Global Religious Freedom Summit

March 19, 2015, 2:00 PM

Baylor University, USA

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Networks

International Society for Historians of Atheism, Secularism, and Humanism

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 21 October 2015

Calls for papers

Workshop: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Religious Pluralism

January 19–20, 2015

Florence, Italy

Deadline: October 25, 2014

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Conference: The Church of England and British politics since 1900

August 17, 2015

Durham University

Deadline: December 9, 2014

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IAHR panel: The Environmentalist Turn in Religions: Adaptation, Transformation, Innovation and Tradition

Deadline: November 15, 2014

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Conferences and events

Inaugural Lecture: Professor Kate Crosby: Nirvana & the new technologies: the suppression & renewal of meditation in Buddhist Southeast Asia

October 23, 2014

King’s College London, UK

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Lecture on George Whitefield

November 13–14, 2014

Baylor University, USA

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Jobs

Research Associate, two fully funded PhD studentships

UCL, UK

Deadline: November 5, 2014

More information (research fellow), (PhD studentships)

Grants and awards

Peter B. Clarke Memorial Prize

Deadline: January 31, 2015

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Other

ALCS: Introducing the Authors’ Licensing & Collecting Society

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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

More information: EnglishFrench

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

More information: Italian, English

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

More information: Italian

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

More information (pdf)

IAHR panel: Body knowledge in Religions

August 23–29, 2015

Erfurt, Germany

Deadline: N/A

More information (pdf)

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 – 28 July 2014

Calls for papers

Conference: IAHR registration reminder

August 23–29, 2015

Erfurt, Germany

Calls for: papers, panels

Deadline: December 15, 2014

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Conference: Migration, Religion and Asia

November 27–29, 2014

Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: August 31, 2014

More information (pdf)

Conference: Presence and Invisibility: Sign-bearing artefacts in sacral spaces

February 23–25, 2015

Heidelberg, Germany

Calls for: lecture proposals

Deadline: September 15, 2014

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Conference: 2nd Biennial Graduate Conference on Iranian Studies

April 8–9, 2015

University of Cambridge, UK

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: November 15, 2014

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IAHR panel: Way of Life and/as Religious Knowledge: Premodern Constellations?

Calls for: papers

Deadline: September 1, 2014

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BASR roundtable: Interrogating integrity? Insider and outsider social research with faith based groups

Calls for: discussants

Deadline: July 29, 2014

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Journal: Science, Religion & Culture

Special issue: Atheism, Secularity and Science

Calls for: Articles, art

Deadline: December 31, 2014

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Conferences and events

Conference: Defining Jewish Medicine

July 27–29, 2014

UCL, UK

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SocRel response to gender trouble in theology and religious studies

October 4, 2014

London, UK

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Workshop: Gods and Goddesses in Ancient Italy

September 18, 2014

University of Oxford, UK

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Networking day: Researching Gender in Theology and Religious Studies

September 27, 2014, 10 AM–4 PM

Birmingham, UK

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Material and literature

Free access: Virtual special issues from Folklore

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Jobs

2 PhD scholarships in Buddhist Studies

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Germany

Deadline: September 15, 2014

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Postdoc: Value politics: Religion in foreign affairs?

University of Oslo, Norway

Deadline: October 1, 2014

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 22 July 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:

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Calls for papers

Journal: International Journal of Pedagogy, Innovation and New Technologies

Calls for: articles

Deadline: N/A

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Workshop: Social Networking in Cyber Spaces: European Muslims’ Participation in New Media

November 27–28, 2014

KU Leuven University, Belgium

Calls for: abstracts, CVs, papers

Deadline: October 15, 2014

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Conferences and events

Making Space for Religion, Youth and Sexuality? Implications for Policies, Politics and Public imaginations

August 1, 2014, 3 PM–7 PM

London, UK

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Religious Offerings and Sacrifices in the Ancient Near East

July 20–22 / July 7–9, 2015. (Note: Both dates given by ARAM.)

University of Oxford, UK

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Jobs

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

Brown University, USA

Deadline: September 15, 2014

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Postdoc in Arabic/Islamic Literary Studies

University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Deadline: July 31, 2014

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 3 June 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
  • If you would like to contact us for any other reason, please use our contact page.

Calls for papers

Workshop: Indigenous Ontologies: Reassessing Human and Non-Human Relations

July 29-30, 2014

University of Tartu, Estonia

Calls for: interest in participation

Deadline: ASAP

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BASR panel: Materialities of religious engagement

September 3-5, 2014

The Open University, UK

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: June 16, 2014

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Conferences and events

Workshop: Queer Histories; book launch: Queering Religion, Religious Queers

June 19, 2014, 10 AM – 5 PM; 5 PM – 7 PM

London South Bank University, UK

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Honorary doctorate reception for José Casanova

June 11-12, 2014

University of Groningen, the Netherlands

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The Origins of the Self: India and Greece

June 21, 2014, 9:15 PM – 5 PM

University of Exeter, UK

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Between East and West: Youth, Religion and Politics

October 16-17, 2014

Riga, Latvia

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CESNUR: The Vitality of New Religions: Thinking Globally, Existing Locally

June 4-7, 2014

Waco, USA

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Eroi dell’estasi: Lo sciamanismo come artefatto culturale e sinopia letteraria

June 5-7, 2014

Padua, Italy

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Jobs

Senior lecturer in the Study of Religions: Contemporary Islam

University College Cork, Ireland

Deadline: July 10, 2014

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Lecturer in Political Science and Religion

Kings College London

Deadline: June 25, 2014

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Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 22 April 2014

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Calls for papers

Psychoanalysis, Culture and Society

June 14, 2014

Centre for Psychoanalysis Middlesex University, London, UK

Calls for: abstracts

Deadline: May 23, 2014

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Approaching the Liminal. Pushing the Boundaries of Continental Philosophy

1st Annual Pittsburg Continental Philosophy Conference

September 26 – 27, 2014

Duquesne University, USA

Calls for: paper and panel proposals

Deadline: June 15, 2014

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Claremont Journal of Religion

“Fundamentalism, Extremism and Dogmatism”

Calls for: papers and cover art

Deadline: May 1, 2014

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Conferences and events

The Origins of the Self: India and Greece

June 21, 2014. 9:15 AM – 5:00 PM

University of Exeter

London, UK

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37th Denton Conference on Implicit Religion: Agenda

May 9 – 11, 2014

Denton Hall,

West Yorkshire, UK

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EASR Annual Conference: Agenda

May 11 – 15, 2014

University of Groningen, The Netherlands

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The Transatlantic: Towards a scholarship of learning and teaching

May 1, 2014. 10:00 AM

The Foresight Centre University of Liverpool, UK

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Religion and Belief in Higher Education

Society for Research into Higher Education

May 29, 2014. 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM

London, UK

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Making Sense of Religion: Performance, Art and Experience

Universidade Nova Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

May 22 – 24, 2014

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Workshop: ESSWE: “Alterations of Consciousness”

May 10, 2014. 10:30 AM – 6:00 PM

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Jobs

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Religions, Philosophies and Ethics

Bath Spa University

Deadline: April 24, 2014

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PhD scholarship: Islam and Secularism in Contemporary Europe

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 6, 2014

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PhD scholarship: Literary paradigms in the biography of Muhammad (sira) and prophetic tradition (hadith)

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 6, 2014

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Lectureship in Contemporary East Asian Studies

University College Cork, Ireland

Deadline: May 29, 2014

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