AAIMS and WSU to launch Professor Riaz Hassan's report in Sydney, December 3 2018 Liverpool Campus WSU


Call for papers for a special edition: Fashion/Religion Interfaces, Submission deadline: 1 April 2019

Artificial Intelligence and International Relations - April 12, 2019 Shanghai University

17th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) ‘Religion - continuations and disruptions’, 25-29 June 2019 in Tartu, Estonia. Sessions List and Submissions here.

CfP Conference “Strictly observant religion, gender, and the state” to be held in Cambridge on March 25-26, 2019

11th Annual International Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage Conference (IRTP) 26-29 June 2019 in Belgrade, Serbia

International Society for the Sociology of Religion (ISSR) will take place in Barcelona, 9-12 July, 2019,  on “The Politics of Religion and Spirituality”. ISSR Thematic Sessions (and submissions) here:

IAHR 2020 Congress is now online

CfP Christian Philo-Semitism and Christian Zionism

Religion and Gender call for papers: Gendering Jesus, by Jamie Pitts and Peter-Ben Smit

"Communicating Religion" Socrel annual conference 9-11 July 2019, Cardiff University

5th China and The Middle East and North Africa Conference, May 17 and 18, 2019 - Shanghai University

Approaching esotericism and mysticism: Cultural influences 5-7 June 2019 in Åbo/Turku, Finland

Academic Publications

R&G Vol. 8, issue 1: Christianity, Gender, Sexuality and the Law in Latin America

Approaching Religion (Vol. 8/2) published: Transformations of Identity and Space in the Middle East and North Africa

A New Issue of Sociology of Islam : Volume 6 (2018 ): Issue 4 (Dec 2018)

Political Muslims: Understanding Youth Resistance in a Global Context Edited by Tahir Abbas and Sadek Hamid

Academic Positions

Lecturer in Ethics University of New South Wales, School of Humanities and Languages

Research Associate/Senior Research Associate Bristol University on the GREASE inter-continental, project on governance of religious diversity and radicalisation

Postdoctoral Researcher Position at the Faculty of Theology University of Helsinki, Faculty of Theology

Wiss. Employee (Praedoc) with 1/2-part-time employment at Department of History and Cultural Studies Free University of Berlin, Department of History and Cultural Studies

Assistant Professor - School International & Public Affairs Florida International University Miami, FL (USA)

Announcing 2019 South Asian Studies Fellowships