Events/News

One-day Symposium at The University of Waikato:

Faith and Society - One Day Symposium 22 November 2018

One-day Symposium at The University of Sydney:

Children in Religious Movements - One Day Symposium 9 November 2018

Two events at Western Sydney University:

Undoing Whiteness in American Buddhist Modernism: Critical, Contextual, and Collective Turns | Associate Prof Ann Gleig (University of Central Florida), 5 November 2018, 10:30-12:00 Parramatta South Campus, PS-EA.1.04

Practicing Texts: Materializing the Study of Religious Texts and Textual Practices in Contemporary Religion | Dr Katja Rakow (Utrecht University), 15 November 2018, 11:00-12:30, Parramatta South Campus, PS-EB.G.35

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Conferences

*AASR and NZASR joint Conference 2018* & Conference Programme

Three Languages - Three Cultures: Narratives from the Middle East Conference, 22-23 November at ANU, Centre for Arabic & Islamic Studies

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

‘“Religion Matters”: Celebrating the Work of Professor Peter Lineham’, 3-4 December 2018, Massey University, Albany, NZ

Registration is now open

Australasian Association of Buddhist Studies Conference 2018 - 8-9 November - Deakin University, Registration now open – register by the 12th October

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

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

APTO conference in Suva, Registrations for the conference are open until 15 November. 

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

5th China and The Middle East and North Africa Conference: The Institute of Middle Eastern Studies, Northwest University

JESP Conference & Remembrance Sunday Event. See event details, flyer, and brochure.

CfP: Religions — Open Access Journal of Theology

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

Religious urbanization and moral economies of development in Africa

The 17th European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) conference conference “Religion – Continuations and Disruptions” is now open!

IAHR 2020 Congress is now online

Publications

The Gnostic World 1st Edition, Edited by Garry W. Trompf, Gunner B. Mikkelsen, Jay Johnston

Nordisk judaistik/Scandinavian Jewish Studies 

A minority within a minority?: the complexity and multilocality of transnational Twelver Shia networks in Britain Contemporary Islam.

An Introduction to Swaminarayan Hinduism (3rdedition) by Raymond Brady Williams (Cambridge University Press, 2019)

Academic Positions

Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue, Trinity College Dublin 

Tenure-track position in Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studies

Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue 
Trinity College Dublin, School of Religion, Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Nolloth Professor of the Philosophy of the Christian Religion 
University of Oxford, Faculty of Theology and Religion

Loti Smorgon Chair of Contemporary Jewish Life and Culture 
Monash University

Pratt Foundation Chair of Jewish Civilisation and Director, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation 
Monash University

Fully funded Phd opportunity, University of Bristol

The Center for the Study of Law and Religion, Digital Scholarship Fellow, until November 23