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Theology and Religious Studies Mphil

Theology and Religious Studies Mphil

2021-11-19
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University of Nottingham, UK Full-time: Three years Part-time: Up to six years Starting Date: October, December – 2022 We provide you with the time and support to explore your questions about Theology and Religious Studies. We have particul...
Summer School for Doctoral Students on “The Qur`an in Inter-Christian Polemic”

Summer School for Doctoral Students on “The Qur`an in Inter-Christian Polemic”

2021-11-18
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Date: June 13-17, 2022 Venue: Nantes, France Organized by ERC project “The European Qur’an” Proposal Submission Deadline: December 15, 2021 How have Christian authors in Europe used and appropriated the Qur’an?  ...
Ph.D. in Interreligious Studies

Ph.D. in Interreligious Studies

2021-11-18
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With a focus on Christian-Muslim Relations, Contemporary Muslim Studies, or Islamic Studies Hartford International University for Religion and Peace, Hartford, CT, USA Application Deadline: January 31, 2022 Hartford International University’...
Call for Book Manuscripts: The Early and Medieval Islamic World Series

Call for Book Manuscripts: The Early and Medieval Islamic World Series

2021-11-17
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I.B.Tauris, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing, is seeking manuscripts and book proposals for The Early Medieval and Islamic World  book series. As recent scholarship resoundingly attests, the medieval Mediterranean and Middle East bore witne...
Bulliet Chair of Islamic History - Assistant Professor

Bulliet Chair of Islamic History - Assistant Professor

2021-10-20
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Columbia University, NY, USA The Department of History at Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor as the Richard W. Bulliet Chair of Islamic History. We especially seek scholars focusing on the history of west...
The 3rd Annual Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar

The 3rd Annual Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar

2021-10-20
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Date: January 24-February 18, 2022 (virtual) | May 18-20, 2022 (in-person) Venue: Washington DC and Online The Statesmanship and Religious Freedom Seminar is an annual program for college students co-sponsored by the Museum of the Bible (MOTB) and ...
Visiting Assistant Professor Middle East/Islamic History

Visiting Assistant Professor Middle East/Islamic History

2021-10-19
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Colby College, Waterville, ME, USA Application Deadline: December 1, 2021 The Department of History at Colby College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Middle East/Islamic history beginning September 1, 2022. We are...
3rd Annual Islamic Philosophy Conference of the American Society of Islamic Philosophy & Theology

3rd Annual Islamic Philosophy Conference of the American Society of Islamic Philosophy & Theology

2021-10-19
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Call for Papers Date: December 3-5, 2021 Venue: Harvard University's campus and Zoom Abstract Submission Deadline: October 25, 2021 Registration Deadline: November 30, 2021 The aim of the conference is to promote the study of Islamic Philosophy,...
Forms and Functions of Islamic Philosophy

Forms and Functions of Islamic Philosophy

2021-10-16
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Call for Papers Date: March 31 and April 1, 2022 Venue: Bard College, NY, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: November 1, 2021 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lara Harb “Forms and Functions of Islamic Philosophy” seeks to highlight how Islamic ph...
ENIS/NISIS-MIDA Spring School Indonesia 2022

ENIS/NISIS-MIDA Spring School Indonesia 2022

2021-09-30
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“Mobility and Mobilisation in Muslim Societies” Call for Applications Date: March 21-27, 2022 Venue: Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia Registration Deadline: November 1, 2021 The international Spring Scho...
Islamic Studies Workshop Schedule Fall 2021

Islamic Studies Workshop Schedule Fall 2021

2021-09-29
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The Islamic Studies Workshop provides a forum for graduate students from various disciplines and areas of study to share what they know about Islam and Muslims in a way that is not methodologically, geographically, or temporally bound.  We exami...
Tenth Islamic Legal Studies Conference

Tenth Islamic Legal Studies Conference

2021-09-28
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Call for Papers Date: May 19-21, 2022 Venue: Aga Khan University, London, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: October 31, 2021 Organized by: The International Society for Islamic Legal Studies (ISILS) The conference will be open topic – abst...
The Centre for the Study of Islam's new series of online events

The Centre for the Study of Islam's new series of online events

2021-09-27
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Date: October 4, 2021 – November 1, 2021 Venue: Online The Centre for the Study of Islam (at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies here in Exeter) is pleased to announce its new series of online events, the Monday Majlis. The first 4 maj...
Workshop “Islamic Digital Humanities in the Field: On Methods and Ethics”

Workshop “Islamic Digital Humanities in the Field: On Methods and Ethics”

2021-09-22
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Date: September 29, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Hosted by: Prof. Scott Reese (University of Hamburg) The Digital Humanities have emerged as an integral element of research in Islamic Studies particularly as a method of uncovering and preserving...
BYU Conference: “The Islamic World Today”

BYU Conference: “The Islamic World Today”

2021-09-21
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Date: October 18-19, 2021 Venue: Brigham Young University ISLAM is growing faster than any other religion and is projected to surpass Christianity as the world’s largest faith by 2070. With such a huge increase and the related pressures of be...
Online 6th IDHN Conference of the Islamicate Digital Humanities Network

Online 6th IDHN Conference of the Islamicate Digital Humanities Network

2021-09-21
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Call for Papers Date: November 17, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Abstract Submission Deadline: October 8, 2021 Contributions are invited on developing or deploying digital methods and tools in the study of Islam and Muslim communities and Islamic...
Online International Symposium on “Religion and Civilization in the Middle East”

Online International Symposium on “Religion and Civilization in the Middle East”

2021-09-21
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Date: October 22-24, 2021 Venue: Necmettin Erbakan University, Konya The symposium will focus on the issues of historical dynamics of the Middle East, the identity formation processes of the Middle Eastern peoples, the conflicts centered on religio...
NISIS Autumn School 2021: “Islamic(ate) Classics: From Manuscript to the Digital Age”

NISIS Autumn School 2021: “Islamic(ate) Classics: From Manuscript to the Digital Age”

2021-09-20
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Call for Application Date: November 8-12, 2021 Registration Deadline: October 10, 2021 Organized by: Arabic and Islamic Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Leuven Inspired by Ahmed El Shamsy’s recent book, Rediscovering the Islamic Clas...
Certificate in Muslim Studies

Certificate in Muslim Studies

2021-09-19
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The Graduate Certificate in Muslim Studies is offered by the Pardee School and its Institute on Culture, Religion, & World Affairs (CURA). It can be earned by post-baccalaureate students in any Boston University graduate or professional program w...
MPhil in Islamic Studies and History (2022-2023)

MPhil in Islamic Studies and History (2022-2023)

2021-09-07
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University of Oxford The MPhil in Islamic Studies and History is a two-year course intended primarily for students who desire an intensive introduction to Islamic history and thought in the pre-modern period. The course is an excellent preparation f...
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) Scholarships (2022 entry)

Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) Scholarships (2022 entry)

2021-09-06
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We are hoping to offer the OCIS scholarships for 2022 entry, however this has not yet been confirmed. Applicants are asked to complete the scholarship statement to apply, and will be considered on the outlined eligibility basis if awards can be made....
Course: Islam Through Its Scriptures

Course: Islam Through Its Scriptures

2021-09-05
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Date: October 1, 2020 – October 1, 2021 Duration: 4 weeks Time Commitment: 5-10 hours per week Instructor: Professor Ali S. Asani Language: English Price: Free Learn about the Quran, the central sacred text of Islam, through an exploratio...
Apocalyptic Hermeneutics in a Manuscript of Ḥurūfī Literature

Apocalyptic Hermeneutics in a Manuscript of Ḥurūfī Literature

2021-09-04
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Webinar Series: Pre-modern Islamic Manuscripts Date: September 22 2021, 5:00 PM CET Venue: Online Lecture By: Prof. Shahzad Bashir, Brown University,USA This talk will focus on a Persian manuscript dated to the year 1034 AH/1625 CE and currently ...
Muslim Views Of The Bible: An Online Conference

Muslim Views Of The Bible: An Online Conference

2021-09-03
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Date: September 29-30, 2021 @ 2-5.45pm BST Venue: The Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies Oxford, Oxford, UK What do Muslims think of the Bible? Mentioned in both positive and negative ways in the Qur’an, the scriptures of Jews and Christians...
Fundamental Modern Questions and Challenges

Fundamental Modern Questions and Challenges

2021-08-29
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10 Nightly Zoom Sessions Dealing with Challenges Faced by Muslims in the West Each Online Short Course Will Be Followed by a Q&A Session Date: 30 Aug – 10 Sept 2021 (6 pm – 8 pm, London Time) Venue: Online (via Zoom) FREE FOR ALL ...
Academic Director for College of Islam Studies

Academic Director for College of Islam Studies

2021-08-28
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Call for Application University of Cambridge, UK Ideal candidates will possess a good mix of expertise in research and academia. You will be a specialist in teaching Islamic courses and already be working at Associate professor or Senior lecturer l...
Assistant Professor, Historian of Early Islam (until 1250)

Assistant Professor, Historian of Early Islam (until 1250)

2021-08-27
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Call for Application University of Chicago, IL, US Application Deadline: November 1, 2021 The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Profess...
Hawza Programme with MA

Hawza Programme with MA

2021-08-26
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The Hawza Programme taught at Al-Mahdi Institute continues the Shia heritage of teaching core Islamic sciences including Jurisprudence, Legal Theory, Arabic, Theology, Philosophy, Logic and more. Students enrolling on the Hawza Programme can opt to u...
International Conference: “Islamophobia and/in Post-Secular States”

International Conference: “Islamophobia and/in Post-Secular States”

2021-08-25
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Date: November 12-14, 2021 Venue: University of Alberta, The Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion in Public Life, Camrose, Alberta, US This conference will develop a more comprehensive understanding and theorization of the pervasiveness...
PPRI (Public Religion Research Institute) Public Fellowships

PPRI (Public Religion Research Institute) Public Fellowships

2021-07-28
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PRRI (Public Religion Research Institute), a Washington, DC-based non-profit, non-partisan research organization focused on the intersection of religion, politics and culture, is seeking a diverse cohort of 16 PRRI Public Fellows who are engaged in p...
Professorship in Arabic and Islamic Studies (W3)

Professorship in Arabic and Islamic Studies (W3)

2021-07-27
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Oriental Institute, University of Leipzig, Germany Call for Application Application Deadline: August 20, 2021 The Faculty of History, Art and Area Studies seeks to fill the above professorship from 1 October 2022. The future holder of this positi...
Religion, Politics, and Uncertainty: Shifting Boundaries

Religion, Politics, and Uncertainty: Shifting Boundaries

2021-07-25
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ISA RC22 Mid-Term Conference Call for Papers Date: November 11-14, 2021 Venue: Vilnius, Lithuania Abstract Submission Deadline: September 1, 2021 ISA RC22 mid-term conference Religion, Politics, and Uncertainty: Shifting Boundaries will take pla...
Workshop on “Typologies in the Islamic Ethical Discourse”

Workshop on “Typologies in the Islamic Ethical Discourse”

2021-07-24
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Call for Papers Date: March 10-11, 2022 Abstract Submission Deadline: September 26, 2021 Organized by: Orient-Institut Beirut and American University of Beirut Through discussions on how exemplary and stereotypical characters are used, modified a...
Online Short Course: Education and Networks of Learning in Islamic History

Online Short Course: Education and Networks of Learning in Islamic History

2021-07-01
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Date: September 22-24, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Organizer: Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, The Aga Khan University This three-day course is an introduction to the study of pre-modern Islamicate education practices. The course...
Romanization and Islamization in the Western Mediterranean

Romanization and Islamization in the Western Mediterranean

2021-07-01
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IV Intensive Summer Course Date: July 19-23, 2021 Venue: Casa Árabe Córdoba, Spain Experts from multiple international and national academic institutions would lead a selected group of students through the exciting history of the rom...
MSc The Globalised Muslim World

MSc The Globalised Muslim World

2021-07-01
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University of Edinburgh, Scotland A new Masters exploring the dynamics of contemporary Muslim societies in our increasingly interconnected world. Student bursaries available, further information below. This exciting taught MSc program explores the i...
Report: Islamic thought and the epistemological challenge of modernity

Report: Islamic thought and the epistemological challenge of modernity

2021-06-24
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Centre of Global Studies, The Institute of Philosophy of the Czech Academy of Sciences, held a colloquium entitle “Islamic thought and the epistemological challenge of modernity” on June 24 in the ZOOM platform. The workshop discussed th...
Prospectus 2022: MA in Muslim Cultures

Prospectus 2022: MA in Muslim Cultures

2021-06-20
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The program at AKU-ISMC provides expert insight and understanding of Muslim cultures and civilizations, both contemporaneously and historically. Our program develops the skills to engage critically with challenges facing Muslim societies. Our teachin...
Funding Opportunities for Conducting and Publishing Academic Research Related to Islamic Ethics

Funding Opportunities for Conducting and Publishing Academic Research Related to Islamic Ethics

2021-06-19
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As part of its plan to play a leading role in the emerging field of Islamic Ethics, the Research Center for Islamic Legislation & Ethics (CILE) provides various platforms for talented researchers worldwide to come together, examine critical quest...
STEMM & Belief in Diverse Contexts: Publics, Praxis, Policy and Pluralism

STEMM & Belief in Diverse Contexts: Publics, Praxis, Policy and Pluralism

2021-06-18
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Date: July 7-9, 2021 Venue: Online Registration is now open for the annual conference of the International Research Network for the Study of Science & Belief in Society which this year will be wholly online from 7-9 July 2021 on the theme of &l...
CFP: “Islamophobia and/in Post-Secular States: Religion, Race, Science and Law”

CFP: “Islamophobia and/in Post-Secular States: Religion, Race, Science and Law”

2021-06-17
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Call for Papers Date: November 12-14, 2021 Venue: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, USA / Online Abstract Submission Deadline: July 15, 2021 Organizer: The Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion in Public Life at the University ...
4th Congress of Middle East and Muslim Worlds Studies

4th Congress of Middle East and Muslim Worlds Studies

2021-06-16
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Date: June 28 to July 2, 2021 Venue: Online The Fourth Congress of Middle East and Muslim World Studies, hosted by Aix-Marseille University, will be held remotely from June 28 to 2 July 2021. We are pleased to welcome you on behalf of the organizi...
PhD Candidate in Islamic History and Culture

PhD Candidate in Islamic History and Culture

2021-05-28
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University of Bergen (UiB), Norway Call for Applications Application Deadline: June 6, 2021 The Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion invites applications for a PhD research fellowship in the field of Islamic history an...
BA in Islamic Studies

BA in Islamic Studies

2021-05-28
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Cambridge Muslim College, UK Call for Applications Application Deadline: July 16, 2021 Validated by the Open University, our BA in Islamic Studies is a unique higher education program that combines an in-depth study of traditional Islamic discipli...
CFP: International Conference on Philosophical Anthropology in Ibn Sina

CFP: International Conference on Philosophical Anthropology in Ibn Sina

2021-05-27
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Date: December 26-28, 2021 Abstract Submission Deadline: July 22, 2021 IRIP will host an international conference on Ibn Sina’s philosophical anthropology. The goal of this conference is to gather Ibn Sina researchers from all around the worl...
Departmental Lecturer, Islamic History

Departmental Lecturer, Islamic History

2021-05-26
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Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford, UK Call for Applications Application Deadline: June 25, 2021 The Faculty of Oriental Studies is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well qualified scholar to teach in the field of Islamic Histo...
Summer Course: Lives of Imams (a.s.) and Contemporary Needs

Summer Course: Lives of Imams (a.s.) and Contemporary Needs

2021-05-25
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As-Sadiq Islamic Academy, Muslim Congress Starting Date: May 29, 2021 As-Sadiq Academy is pleased to announce its Summer Course offerings. Registration is now open for the following courses: • Lives of Imams (a.s.) and Contemporary Needs Sy...
Call for Papers: “Nidhomul Haq: Journal of Islamic Education Management”

Call for Papers: “Nidhomul Haq: Journal of Islamic Education Management”

2021-05-20
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Nidhomul Haq: Journal of Islamic Education Management Editor-in-Chief: Muhammad Anas Ma`arif Frequency: Three times a year (March, July and November) Publisher: Prodi Manajemen Pendidikan Islam, Institut Pesantren KH. Abdul Chalim Mojokerto, Indon...
The Virtues Symposium

The Virtues Symposium

2021-05-19
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The Virtues Project explores ways that classical traditions of virtue, rooted in the transcendent, might serve as a potent antidote to the plummeting consensus in America on what it means to pursue the common good. Without ignoring or trivializing th...
Conference: “Esotericism and the Qur’an”

Conference: “Esotericism and the Qur’an”

2021-05-17
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Call for Papers Date: May 5-7, 2022 Venue: University of Lausanne & University of Geneva, Lausanne, Switzerland Abstract Submission Deadline: June 25, 2021 The objective of this conference is to take stock of these esoteric uses of the Qur&rs...
International Interdisciplinary Colloquium: “Umayyad Syria: A Context for the Qur’an?”

International Interdisciplinary Colloquium: “Umayyad Syria: A Context for the Qur’an?”

2021-05-16
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Date: June 2-4, 2021 Venue: University of Strasbourg / Online This conference intends to investigate the evolution and place of the Qur’anic text in early Islam within a specific spatial and temporal context: the central region of Syria and P...
Diploma in Usul al Fiqh & Fiqh Studies

Diploma in Usul al Fiqh & Fiqh Studies

2021-05-15
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The main emphasis of this course is that for one to be competent in jurisprudence he or she has to be constantly researching, thinking and exploring, and that it is not enough to be just relying on certain set of books to formulate jurisprudential ru...
4 PhD Positions - Empires: Dynamic Transformation, Temporality and Postimperial Orders

4 PhD Positions - Empires: Dynamic Transformation, Temporality and Postimperial Orders

2021-05-14
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University of Freiburg, Germany Call for Applications Application Deadline: July 7, 2021 Starting Date: November 1, 2021 The Research Training Group 2571 “Empires: Dynamic Change, Temporality and Post-Imperial Orders” funded by the Ge...
Common Moral Commitments in an Age of Individual Autonomy

Common Moral Commitments in an Age of Individual Autonomy

2021-05-14
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Foundations of Religious Liberty Seminar Date: June 17-19, 2021 Venue: JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes, FL, USA This event is the first in a series of student academic colloquia entitled, “Foundations of Religious Liberty: Scholarly Semina...
Call for Book Chapters: “Islam and Politics in the 21st Century: Competitive Discourses and Future Uncertainties”

Call for Book Chapters: “Islam and Politics in the 21st Century: Competitive Discourses and Future Uncertainties”

2021-05-13
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Call for Book Chapters Abstract Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021 This book will address different perspectives on the future of political Islam in light of its failure to develop a genuine political ideology that reflect their criticism of nation...
“Enshrining the Past: Religion and Heritage-Making in a Secular Age”

“Enshrining the Past: Religion and Heritage-Making in a Secular Age”

2021-05-11
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Call for Papers Date: October 27-29, 2021 Venue: Centre for Advanced Studies, Leipzig University Abstract Submission Deadline: June 13, 2021 Convenors: Marian Burchardt and Nur Yasemin Ural (both Leipzig University) This workshop seeks to explor...
Online Short Course: Introduction to the Study of Islam and Muslims

Online Short Course: Introduction to the Study of Islam and Muslims

2021-04-27
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Date: June 9-25, 2021 @ 15:00 - 17:00 (GMT) Venue: Online (via Zoom) Organizer:  Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations Part of AKU-ISMC's Muslim Culture and Societies 2021 online short course series The course ...
Online Short Course: Islam and Creativity

Online Short Course: Islam and Creativity

2021-04-27
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Date: 7, 14, and 21 June 2021, 13:30 - 16:00 (GMT) Venue: Online (via Zoom) Organizer: Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations Islam has played a crucial role for creativity over time. Muslim as well as non-Muslim artis...
ICIDWT 2021: International Conference on Interfaith Dialogue and World Religions

ICIDWT 2021: International Conference on Interfaith Dialogue and World Religions

2021-04-26
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Date: October 21-22, 2021 Venue: Athens, Greece The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. Pros...
Webinar Series: Qur’ans from Morocco to Malaysia

Webinar Series: Qur’ans from Morocco to Malaysia

2021-04-26
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Manuscript Studies from the Frontiers of the Islamic World Date: May 18, 2021 - June 15, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Organizer: Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, UK These webinars will be held via Zoom by the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies ...
Worlding the Qur’an: A corpus of 18th-19th century illuminated Qur’an manuscripts from coastal East Africa

Worlding the Qur’an: A corpus of 18th-19th century illuminated Qur’an manuscripts from coastal East Africa

2021-04-25
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Date: June 1, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Presenter: Dr Zulfikar Hirji Drawing upon his recent research on a little-known corpus of 18th–19th century illuminated Qur’ans from Pate Island in Kenya’s Lamu Archipelago, this semina...
ONLINE Lecture: “Enlightening Europe on Islam and the Ottomans”

ONLINE Lecture: “Enlightening Europe on Islam and the Ottomans”

2021-04-24
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Date: May 14, 2021, 12:30 pm EST Venue: Online (via Zoom) Lecturer: Carter V. Findley (Ohio State University), Ottoman and Turkish Studies Initiative, New York University This was the most authoritative work ever yet published on Islam and the Ott...
Postgraduate Funding: Jameel Scholarships

Postgraduate Funding: Jameel Scholarships

2021-04-17
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The Islam-UK Centre at Cardiff University Application Deadlie: May 21, 2021 The Islam-UK Centre at Cardiff University is pleased to offer postgraduate funding for the coming autumn. There are 3 scholarships available for the 1 year MA and 3 scholar...
Call for papers: Special Issue “The Qur’an in History”

Call for papers: Special Issue “The Qur’an in History”

2021-04-17
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Marco Demichelis Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 31, 2021 The Issue would like to explore the correlati...
Green Ethics (GE) and the Scholarly Disciplines in the Islamic Tradition

Green Ethics (GE) and the Scholarly Disciplines in the Islamic Tradition

2021-04-16
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Call for Papers Date: October 12-14, 2021 Venue: Doha, Qatar Abstract Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021 The Doha-based Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is pleased to invite scholars, academics and researchers to submit ...
Lectureship in Islamic Studies

Lectureship in Islamic Studies

2021-04-15
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Cambridge Muslim College, UK Application Deadline: April 30, 2021 Start Date: August 1, 2021 (or as soon as possible thereafter) Cambridge Muslim College provides world-class education and research rooted in the rich intellectual and spiritual her...
8th Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2021

8th Parliament of the World’s Religions, 2021

2021-04-15
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Date: October 17-18, 2021 Venue: Virtually Around the World The 8th Parliament of the World’s Religions, hosted for the first time virtually, will bring together people of faith from around the world in an instant. The virtual Parliament is a...
Book Launch: Reactions to the Law by Minority Religions

Book Launch: Reactions to the Law by Minority Religions

2021-04-14
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Date: April 29, 2021 @ 5.30-7.30pm BST Venue: Online (via Zoom) This will be the launch of the newest title in the Routledge Inform Series on Minority Religions and Spiritual Movements: Reactions to the Law by Minority Religions, edited by Eileen B...
Call for Papers: The Journal of Iranian Islamic Period History

Call for Papers: The Journal of Iranian Islamic Period History

2021-04-12
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The Journal of Iranian Islamic Period History is now taking submissions for one of its issues in 2021. Quarterly “Journal of Iranian Islamic Period History” after years of publishing scientific articles in the field of post-Islamic histor...
Book Launch: Islam and the Liberal State

Book Launch: Islam and the Liberal State

2021-03-30
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Date: April 22, 2021, 17:00 – 18:30 BST Venue: Online You are warmly invited to the launch of Stephen H. Jones’s book ‘Islam and the Liberal State’, published by IB Tauris in November 2020. In the book Jones narrates a grad...
The Cairo Edition of the Qurʾān 1924; Texts, Histories & Challenges

The Cairo Edition of the Qurʾān 1924; Texts, Histories & Challenges

2021-03-29
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Conference of the IDEO in Cairo Call for Papers Date: October 16-17, 2021 Venue: Cairo, Egypt Proposal Submission Deadline: May 15, 2021 This conference offers an historical reflection on the Cairo edition of the Qurʾān made under the authority ...
Islam and Constitutions.  The Law and Politics of Sharia Provisions

Islam and Constitutions. The Law and Politics of Sharia Provisions

2021-03-27
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Date: May 12-26, 2021 Venue: Online Organized by: Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations Introducing the foundations of constitutional law, the articulations of contemporary State-Islam relations and models of sharia p...
International Intensive Academic Course on Shi’i Studies

International Intensive Academic Course on Shi’i Studies

2021-03-26
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Date: July 12-31, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Registration Deadline: June 15, 2021 Hikmat International Institute, an independent educational institute, in association with Ahl-ul-Bait University and Ferdowsi University, is pleased to announce t...
Conference: Wellbeing, Harm, and Religion

Conference: Wellbeing, Harm, and Religion

2021-03-26
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5th Annual Doctoral Conference in Religious Studies Date: 9-11 September 2021 Venue: Czech Republic, Brno Abstract Submission Deadline: April 30, 2021 Specific ideas about what constitutes harm and wellbeing have been historically shaped by diff...
Islamic Course: Essential Fiqh for Modern Times

Islamic Course: Essential Fiqh for Modern Times

2021-03-25
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This program deals with the most challenging questions of jurisprudence and practice in the modern world. The world is becoming evermore complex with many new forms of economic, social and technological phenomena imposed on the lives of people. The ...
BRAIS 2021 Online Series

BRAIS 2021 Online Series

2021-03-24
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The Alwaleed Centre is the Management Hub of the British Association for Islamic Studies. In this capacity, the Centre is delighted to be hosting the BRAIS 2021 Online series which will see over 50 cutting edge academic papers delivered via 15 online...
Associate Director, Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies

Associate Director, Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies

2021-03-06
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School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford University, CA, US Reporting to both the Faculty Director and the SGS Executive Director, the Associate Director position provides leadership on programmatic, curricular, and administrative issues. The Ass...
International Workshop: Qur’an and Bible

International Workshop: Qur’an and Bible

2021-03-06
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Date: March 22-26, 2021 Venue: Online via Zoom Organized by: The University of Notre Dame and the ERC Project “The European Qur’an” This workshop will explore the changing ways in which Medieval and Early Modern Jewish, Christia...
Calls for Projects (AAP) "Islam, Religion and Society"

Calls for Projects (AAP) "Islam, Religion and Society"

2021-03-05
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Each year, the central office of worship, attached to the direction of civil liberties and legal affairs of the Ministry of the Interior, publishes a call for projects intended to support research projects carried out by young researchers in Islamolo...
27th International DAVO Congress

27th International DAVO Congress

2021-03-04
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Date: September 16-18, 2021 Venue: Osnabrück University, Osnabrück, Germany The Institute for Islamic Theology under the auspices of Prof. Dr. Bülent Uçar and the German Middle East Studies Association for Contemporary Researc...
Digital Islamicate Paleography and Codicology Summer School

Digital Islamicate Paleography and Codicology Summer School

2021-03-03
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Date: June 1 - August 20, 2021 The Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at the University of Maryland (Roshan Institute-UMD) is offering a free, stipend-supported twelve-week online summer course on digital Islamicate paleography and codicology. We ...
Muslim Community Efforts against Domestic Violence

Muslim Community Efforts against Domestic Violence

2021-03-02
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Sajida Jalalzai in conversation with Juliane Hammer, author of Peaceful Families (Princeton 2019) Date: April 1, 2021 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Venue: Online via Zoom In Peaceful Families, Juliane Hammer chronicles and examines the efforts, stories, ar...
Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal Fellowships

Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal Fellowships

2021-03-01
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Call for Application Social Science Research Council, NY, USA Application Deadline: April 6, 2021 The Religion, Spirituality, and Democratic Renewal (RSDR) Fellowship of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC), with the support of the Fetzer In...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: “Are Muslim-Jewish Relations Improving in the 21st Century?”

Call for Papers: Special Issue: “Are Muslim-Jewish Relations Improving in the 21st Century?”

2021-02-24
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. Gunther Jikeli Website Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: April 30, 2021 Muslim-Jewish relations have been discussed thro...
Workshop: Rewiring the House of God: Religious Self-World Relations in the Digital Environment

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2021-02-18
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Call for Papers Date: September 15-17, 2021 Venue: Online Organized by: Fouad Gehad Marei (University of Birmingham) and Gabriel Malli (University of Graz / University of Erfurt). Abstract Submission Deadline: April 2, 2021 This online workshop...
Islamic Legacy: Narratives East, West, South, North of the Mediterranean (1350-1750)

Islamic Legacy: Narratives East, West, South, North of the Mediterranean (1350-1750)

2021-02-17
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Call for Papers Date: September 7, 2021 Venue: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Deadline: April 1, 2021 Studying the relations between Christianity and Islam in late medieval and early modern Europe and the Mediterranean means to cover a vast geo...
Workshop: Religion as an Object of Historical and Social Scientific Study: Global Perspectives

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2021-02-13
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Date: November 4-5, 2021 Venue: Leipzig University, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: April 30, 2021 Convenor: Florian Zemmin (Leipzig University) This workshop will bring together case studies and theoretical reflections on the study of reli...
International Colloquium: “Itinerant Prophets – Rewritings, Appropriations and Metamorphoses of Prophetic Figures in the Religious, Literary and Historiographical Texts of Pre-modern Islam”

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2021-02-13
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Call for Papers Date: September 16-18, 2021 Venue: Paris, France Deadline for abstracts in French, English or Arabic: March 26, 2021 This colloquium will seek to grasp the itinerant figures: the prophets of the pre-modern Arab world, between Juda...
Jews, Christians, and Muslims: Allies in Pursuit of Truth, Virtue, and the Common Good?

Jews, Christians, and Muslims: Allies in Pursuit of Truth, Virtue, and the Common Good?

2021-02-10
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To what extent do Christianity, Judaism, and Islam have a shared way of determining truth, and a shared vision of virtue and the common good? Does that shared vision have the potential to help heal society's deep divisions and restore faith in the Am...
Religion in Global/Local Perspective: Diffusion, Migration, Transformation

Religion in Global/Local Perspective: Diffusion, Migration, Transformation

2021-02-07
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International Society for the Sociology of Religion 36th Conference Call for Papers Date: July 12-15, 2021 Venue: Online Proposal Submission Deadline: February 28, 2021 The content, boundaries and role of religion vary across the globe. Globaliz...
Waikato Islamic Studies Review

Waikato Islamic Studies Review

2021-02-03
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Call for Papers The Waikato Islamic Studies Review aims to attract new researchers and established scholars interested in the subject of Islam as an academic discipline and to provide an opportunity to discuss and exchange information and knowledge ...
“Free Speech, Scholarly Critique, and the Limits of Expression in Islam”

“Free Speech, Scholarly Critique, and the Limits of Expression in Islam”

2021-02-03
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The 9th Annual AMI Contemporary Fiqhī Issues Workshop Call for Papers Date: July 1-2, 2021 Venue: Online Proposal Submission Deadline: March 31, 2021 Considering the current circumstances surrounding COVID-19, Al-Mahdi Institute (AMI) will host ...
Research Fellow in Science and the Transmission of Islamic Knowledge in Britain

Research Fellow in Science and the Transmission of Islamic Knowledge in Britain

2021-02-01
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Department of Theology and Religion, University of Birmingham, UK Application Deadline: February 24, 2021 This position is for a post-doctoral Research Fellow to work on the new Templeton Religion Trust-funded research project, ‘Science and t...
Interfaith course: Christian-Muslim Relations

Interfaith course: Christian-Muslim Relations

2021-02-01
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Organizer: The University of Edinburgh Duration: 4 Weeks Starting Date: February 15, 2021 On this innovative four-week course, you’ll be introduced to the academic study of Christian-Muslim Relations with the School of Divinity at the Univer...
CFP: Special Issue on “Historizing Islamophobia”

CFP: Special Issue on “Historizing Islamophobia”

2021-01-25
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Call for Papers Special Issue of the Journal of the Contemporary Study of Islam Guest Editor: Randa Abdel-Fattah, Macquarie University Abstract Submission Deadline: February 20, 2021 The Journal of the Contemporary Study of Islam invites articles...
Muslim Philanthropy in a Canadian Context

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2021-01-24
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Date: March 27, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Symposium Conveners: Dr. Katherine Bullock (University of Toronto Mississauga), Dr Nevin Reda (University of Toronto) Hosted by: The Centre for Religion and Its Contexts at Emmanuel College of Victoria...
Ties of Kinship and the Early Islamic Empire

Ties of Kinship and the Early Islamic Empire

2021-01-23
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Call for Papers Date: December 6-8, 2021 Venue: Witte Singel, Leiden, Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: March 31, 2021 We invite submissions for an international conference on the language of kinship in Islamic(ate) societies before the m...
The European Qur’ān: The Qur’ān in European Religious and Cultural History

The European Qur’ān: The Qur’ān in European Religious and Cultural History

2021-01-22
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Near Eastern Studies Lecture Date: February 10, 2021 @ 12:00 PM in Eastern Time Venue: Online (via Zoom) Presenter: Mercedes Garcia-Arenal (CSIC, Madrid), Roberto Tottoli (University of Naples "L'Orientale), John Tolan (University of Nantes), and ...
Six PhD positions at the Department of Theology

Six PhD positions at the Department of Theology

2021-01-21
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Uppsala University, Sweden Application Deadline: February 15, 2021 Uppsala University – Sweden hereby invites applications to six PhD positions. Starting date: 1st of September 2021. Applications can be made for studies in the following disc...
Jewish and Muslim Circumcisions in Germany

Jewish and Muslim Circumcisions in Germany

2021-01-05
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Speaker: Professor Lena Salaymeh, University of Oxford Date: March 2, 2021 @ 12:30PM - 1:45PM Venue: Online (via Zoom) Organized by: Bonavero Institute of Human Rights This talk by Professor Lena Salaymeh is based on an article, co-authored with ...
Master of Islamic Studies

Master of Islamic Studies

2021-01-05
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Charles Sturt University (CSU), Australia Full-time: 2 years (or part-time equivalent) Combining traditional Islamic sciences with contemporary discourse on religion and Islam, the Master of Islamic Studies from Charles Sturt University offers a un...
ICMPMS 2021: International Conference on Muslim Philosophers, Mathematicians and Scientists

ICMPMS 2021: International Conference on Muslim Philosophers, Mathematicians and Scientists

2021-01-05
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Call for Papers Date: October 28-29, 2021 Venue: Los Angeles, United States Abstract Submission Deadline: January 28, 2021 The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of di...
Canon and Censorship in the Islamic Intellectual and Theological History

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2020-12-28
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Call for Papers Date: October 8–10, 2021 Venue: Berlin, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: January 15, 2021 The conference welcomes papers that focuses on certain texts, ideas or individuals that were perceived by Muslim communities as c...
Expectations of justice and political power in the Islamicate world (ca. 600-1500 CE)

Expectations of justice and political power in the Islamicate world (ca. 600-1500 CE)

2020-12-28
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Call for Papers Date: October 27-29, 2021 Venue: Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Proposal Submission Deadline: March 1, 2021 This conference, organized in the framework of the ERC-funded Embedding Conquest: Naturalizing Muslim rule in the ...
Online Short Course: Muslims in the UK

Online Short Course: Muslims in the UK

2020-12-26
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Date: January 12-February 2, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) Organizer: Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, The Aga Khan University Muslims have been present in the UK in sizeable numbers since the 1960s. Many are born here living their...
The Open-Oxford-Cambridge Doctoral Partnership 2021

The Open-Oxford-Cambridge Doctoral Partnership 2021

2020-12-25
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Call for Application Application Deadline: January 12, 2021 The Open University is pleased to offer Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funding through the Open-Oxford-Cambridge AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership (OOC DTP). The DTP is a con...
Midlands 4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership

Midlands 4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership

2020-12-24
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Call for Application Application Deadline: January 13, 2021 Midlands 4Cities offers two routes for PhD study: 1) Open Doctoral Award These awards invite you to design and agree a research project with academic supervisors within the M4C partnersh...
Short Course: Introduction to Islam

Short Course: Introduction to Islam

2020-12-20
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Date: January 11-27, 2021 The course is divided into 3 sections: • Theology – Including the Islamic conception of God, the soul, and the afterlife; beliefs about scripture and revelation; Islamic views of other religions; and life’...
Call for Articles for Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Quran Online

Call for Articles for Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Quran Online

2020-12-05
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Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Quran Online, edited by Johanna Pink (Universität Freiburg), is the world's foremost digital historical-critical reference work on the Quran. We are seeking professional scholars with demonstrable expertise in a vari...
Pre-modern comparative literary practice in the multilingual Islamic world(s)

Pre-modern comparative literary practice in the multilingual Islamic world(s)

2020-12-05
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Date: July 23-24, 2021 Venue: Online (via Zoom) This virtual conference is co-organized by Huda Fakhreddine (University of Pennsylvania), David Larsen (New York University), and Hany Rashwan (University of Birmingham), and hosted by the Oxford Comp...
ICAIS 2021: International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies

ICAIS 2021: International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies

2020-12-04
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Date: July 12-13, 2021 Venue: Ottawa, Canada Prospective authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions d...
Webinar: Islam and “Separatism” in Europe: Is France Going Too Far?

Webinar: Islam and “Separatism” in Europe: Is France Going Too Far?

2020-11-18
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Date: December 10, 2020 @ 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Facebook Live: @ReligiousFreedomInstitute Youtube: Religious Freedom Institute A spate of terrorist attacks by Muslim immigrants has again hit Europe. France and Austria have announced a set of severe ...
Course: Understanding Islam and Contemporary Muslim Societies

Course: Understanding Islam and Contemporary Muslim Societies

2020-11-17
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Date: January 25 – May 15, 2021 Application Deadline: January 21, 2021 Platform: Harvard Extension School Instructor: Ali S. Asani, Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures, Harvard University The course is an introduction...
Prize: Best Doctoral Thesis or First Monograph in the Study of Islam and the Muslim World

Prize: Best Doctoral Thesis or First Monograph in the Study of Islam and the Muslim World

2020-11-16
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BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize 2021 Application Deadline: December 31, 2020 - 5.00 pm GMT The Sixth Round of the BRAIS-De Gruyter Prize in the Study of Islam and the Muslim World is now open for submissions. The British Association for Islamic Stu...
SeSaMO On-line Doctoral Workshop 2021

SeSaMO On-line Doctoral Workshop 2021

2020-11-15
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Call for Papers Date: April 20-21, 2021 Venue: Bologna, Italy Abstract Submission Deadline: December 20, 2020 The Italian Society for Middle Eastern Studies (SeSaMO) organizes an on-line workshop open to all PhD students based in Italian universi...
Christianity in Iraq at the Turn of Islam: History & Archaeology

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2020-11-14
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Call for Papers Submission Deadline: February 28, 2021 An international round table organized on May 4 and 5, 2019 at the University of Salahaddin (Erbil, Iraq) highlighted the interest for a collective work that will address the question of Christ...
British Muslims and COVID-19: Impacts, Experiences and Responses

British Muslims and COVID-19: Impacts, Experiences and Responses

2020-11-14
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Date: December 8, 2020 @ 1pm - 5pm Venue: Online (via Zoom) Research on Covid-19 has highlighted its impact on Black and Asian Minority Ethnic groups (BAME) communities (Public Health England, 2020). However, these studies only offer a limited unde...
MIDA/ENIS Summer School 2021

MIDA/ENIS Summer School 2021

2020-11-12
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Spoken images of/in Islam: Languages and Translations in Texts and Images Date: July 5-9, 2021 Venue: Catania, Sicily, Italy Application Deadline: April 1, 2021 The main objective of this school is to investigate the image–text relations in...
Islamic and Jewish Studies around the Turn of the Twentieth Century: Ignaz Goldziher and His Correspondents

Islamic and Jewish Studies around the Turn of the Twentieth Century: Ignaz Goldziher and His Correspondents

2020-11-11
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Call for Papers Date: November 12-13, 2021 Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2021 Convenors: Hans-Jürgen Becker (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen), Kinga Dévényi (Corvinus University of Budapest, and The Ori...
PhD studentship for Making British Islam Across Generations

PhD studentship for Making British Islam Across Generations

2020-11-03
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AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge Application Deadline: January 7, 2021 An interesting opportunity for a post-graduate student from our friends at the Faculty of Divinity in Cambridge - if you are...
CIC's flagship Diploma in Arabic & Islamic Studies

CIC's flagship Diploma in Arabic & Islamic Studies

2020-11-02
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Successful completion of the two years will provide a solid foundation and a stepping-stone for further Islamic studies courses such as CIC’s Alimiyyah Degree level program. Well above A-Level standard achieved – high proficiency in class...
CFP: Special Issue on "Religious Communities in Exile and Diaspora"

CFP: Special Issue on "Religious Communities in Exile and Diaspora"

2020-11-01
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Prof. Ellen Posman, Baldwin Wallace University Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Abstract Submission Deadline: December 31, 2020 Manuscript Submissio...
Muslim Congress Winter Courses

Muslim Congress Winter Courses

2020-11-01
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Starting Date: November 23, 2020 Duration: 8 weeks Muslim Congress is pleased to offer two new courses for Winter! These 8 week introductory courses are a great way to develop strong foundational understandings of core Islamic tenets. The “G...
Lecture Series of Cambridge Muslim College

Lecture Series of Cambridge Muslim College

2020-10-31
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The Cambridge Muslim College Online Learning Platform, home to exclusive Lecture Series and Courses that you can take at your own pace and in your own space. The topics are as follows: Sira: A Journey of Transformation Experience the life...
Call for Papers: What Does Race Have to Do with Religion?

Call for Papers: What Does Race Have to Do with Religion?

2020-10-27
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Racialization and Worldwide Islam 18th Annual Duke-UNC Conference Call for papers Date: February 20-21, 2021 Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2020 The Islamicate Graduate Student Association organizes 18th Annual Duke-UNC Conference, o...
Discourses on the Craft Heritage of the Islamic World

Discourses on the Craft Heritage of the Islamic World

2020-10-25
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Date: 21 November 2020 – 30 January 2021 Venue: Online Event (via Zoom) The IAMCC has launched a new online eight-part monthly series entitled “Crafting Conversations: Discourses on the Craft Heritage of the Islamic World – Past, ...
Bridging the Great Divide: the Jewish-Muslim Encounter

Bridging the Great Divide: the Jewish-Muslim Encounter

2020-10-25
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Starting Date: January 11, 2021 Venue: Online Application Deadline: December 13, 2020 The course is accessed via Hedwig (Moodle) which is hosted by the Cambridge Theological Federation. Bridging the Great Divide: the Jewish-Muslim Encounter is a ...
Second Annual Islamic Philosophy Conference

Second Annual Islamic Philosophy Conference

2020-10-11
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Date: December 5-6, 2020 Venue: Online Event via Zoom Organizer: American Society of Islamic Philosophy and Theology, Harvard University The annual Islamic Philosophy Conference was initiated at Harvard University (April, 2019) with participants c...
Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations

Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations

2020-10-10
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University of Edinburgh Awards: PhD, MPhil, MScR Study Modes: Full-time, Part-time In this research area, you can pursue interdisciplinary study of Islamic thought and practice, and of historical, theological, ethical and political encounters betw...
Course: Islam Through Its Scriptures

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2020-10-10
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By Harvard University Date: October 1, 2020 – April 2, 2021 Duration: 4 weeks Time Commitment: 5-10 hours per week Platform: edX Instructor: Prof. Ali S. Asani, Harvard University Learn about the Quran, the central sacred text of Islam, t...
2020 CILIS Islamic Studies Postgraduate Conference

2020 CILIS Islamic Studies Postgraduate Conference

2020-10-10
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Date: November 25, 2020 Venue: Online via Zoom This conference aims to bring together postgraduate students, from around Australia and overseas, who are researching topics relating to Islam.  In 2020, the conference will be held online, via Zo...
Islam and Constitutions. The Law and Politics of Sharia Provisions

Islam and Constitutions. The Law and Politics of Sharia Provisions

2020-10-08
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Three-Day Online Course Date: 7, 14 and 21 November 2020 Venue: Online Organizer: Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, Aga Khan University Why all the hype about Islam when drafting a constitution? Why are constitutions so central, to...
British Muslims and Covid-19: Impacts, Experiences and Responses

British Muslims and Covid-19: Impacts, Experiences and Responses

2020-09-26
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Call for Papers Date: December 8, 2020      Venue: Online Symposium (FREE) Abstract Submission Deadline: October 30, 2020 Research on Covid-19 has highlighted its disproportionate impact on Black and Asian Minority Ethni...
Short Course: Islam and Creativity

Short Course: Islam and Creativity

2020-09-25
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Date: October 12-14, 2020 Venue: Online Event Organized by: Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, Aga Khan University Muslim as well as non-Muslim artists have commented on the religion – its narratives, symbols, leading proponent...
DPhil in Theology and Religion, Oxford University

DPhil in Theology and Religion, Oxford University

2020-09-25
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Call for Applications Starting Date: October 2021 Application Deadline: January 8, 2021 The DPhil in Theology and Religion is the research degree for graduate students in the Faculty of Theology and Religion. It involves extensive independent stud...
Middle East in Global Politics: Islam, Conflict and Development (MSc)

Middle East in Global Politics: Islam, Conflict and Development (MSc)

2020-09-24
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Birkbeck, University of London Starting Date: October 2020 Venue: Central London Other entry years for this course: 2021 Duration: One year full-time or two years part-time Our MSc Middle East in Global Politics: Islam, Conflict and Development ...
CFP: Special Issue “Religion and Ethics in Digital Culture”

CFP: Special Issue “Religion and Ethics in Digital Culture”

2020-09-23
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Dr. Kevin Healey, University of New Hampshire Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: November 30, 2020 The study of me...
Rare Islamic Books in the Olin Library Collection

Rare Islamic Books in the Olin Library Collection

2020-09-22
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CMS Seminar Series Date: December 2, 2020 @ 3:00pm - 4:15pm Venue: Online Event Speaker: Ali Houissa Curator Open to: Free and open to the public The Comparative Muslim Society Program (CMS) builds bridges across disciplines and borders for bett...
Job Appointment: Alwaleed Lecturer in the Globalised Muslim World

Job Appointment: Alwaleed Lecturer in the Globalised Muslim World

2020-09-21
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College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 7, 2020 This is a full-time position, on a 3-year fixed-term non-renewable basis. The Alwaleed Centre for the Study of Is...
PhD fellowship - Total Devotion – Passions and Plots in Radical Religion in the Ancient World

PhD fellowship - Total Devotion – Passions and Plots in Radical Religion in the Ancient World

2020-09-16
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Call for Applications University of Southern Denmark Application Deadline: October 1, 2020 1 PhD fellowship is available at the Study of Religion, Department of History, University of Southern Denmark, starting January 1, 2021. The successful cand...
Tehran Islamic Studies Monitor (TehranISM)

Tehran Islamic Studies Monitor (TehranISM)

2020-09-16
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Date: 3 September- 1 October 2020 Venue: Online event TehranISM is a series of conversations addressing Islamic studies across the world. The aim of conversations is to link "Western" and "non-Western" study of Islam. In particular, it aims at enga...
ICIST 2020: 14th International Conference on Islamic Science and Technology

ICIST 2020: 14th International Conference on Islamic Science and Technology

2020-09-15
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Date: October 22-23, 2020 Venue: London, UK The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program. ICIST 202...
1st International Conference on Critical Muslim Studies: ReOrienting the Post-Western

1st International Conference on Critical Muslim Studies: ReOrienting the Post-Western

2020-09-14
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Date: April 7-9, 2021 Venue: University of Leeds, UK To mark the 5th anniversary of the journal ReOrient, the Centre for Ethnicity and Racism Studies at the University of Leeds will host the first international conference on Critical Muslim Studies...
In Search of a Modern Muslim: The Life and Works of Sayyid Ahmad Khan

In Search of a Modern Muslim: The Life and Works of Sayyid Ahmad Khan

2020-09-13
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CMS Seminar Series Date: October 7, 2020 @ 4:30pm to 5:45pm Venue: Online Event      Speaker: Raza Ahmad Rumi Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan (1817-1898) was a major Muslim figure in nineteenth century colonial India whose critica...
Workshop: Library Resources for (Remote) Research in Islamic Studies

Workshop: Library Resources for (Remote) Research in Islamic Studies

2020-09-11
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Date: September 18, 2020 @ 2:30pm to 4:30pm Venue: Online via Zoom Presenters: Sarah DeMott, Middle East Liaison and Research Librarian, Lamont Library and Emily Coolidge Toker, Learning Technology Specialist, Middle East and Linguistics Liaison, L...
Islamic course: Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations

Islamic course: Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations

2020-09-10
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University of Edinburgh In this research area, you can pursue interdisciplinary study of Islamic thought and practice, and of historical, theological, ethical and political encounters between Christianity and Islam. Staff research interests focus o...
International e-Conference on Interreligious Dialogue

International e-Conference on Interreligious Dialogue

2020-09-10
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Date: December 4–6, 2020 The Global Center for Religious Research (GCRR) is hosting the 2020 International e - Conference on Interreligious Dialogue, which will bring together religion scholars, specialists, and practitioners of different fait...
Religious Identity and the Media; Methods, Concepts, Theories, and New Research Avenues

Religious Identity and the Media; Methods, Concepts, Theories, and New Research Avenues

2020-09-07
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Call for Papers Date: March 25-27, 2021 Venue: Warsaw, Poland Abstract Submission Deadline: November 1, 2020 Using the media may be a way to assert and affirm already existing religious identities, as well as an opportunity to challenge and cons...
Islamic course: Pre-Islamic History and History of Prophet Muhammad (PBH)

Islamic course: Pre-Islamic History and History of Prophet Muhammad (PBH)

2020-09-02
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Semester One 2020-21: September 7, 2020 –February 5, 2021 Course Duration: 17 Weeks This module aims to introduce students to the academic study of Muslim history. It provides students with the knowledge of the development of Muslim history ...
Postdoctoral Researcher in Religion and Extremism

Postdoctoral Researcher in Religion and Extremism

2020-08-29
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University of Groningen, Netherlands Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 15, 2020 As a successful applicant, you will work in the Department of Christianity and the History of Ideas, which is one of three departments in the Facul...
CFP: Special Issue “Religion in the Contemporary Transformation Society”

CFP: Special Issue “Religion in the Contemporary Transformation Society”

2020-08-28
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Svetlana Sharonova and Dr. Marta Soler Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: January 15, 2021 Society is constantly t...
Call for Publication of Tropos 2021 Magazine

Call for Publication of Tropos 2021 Magazine

2020-08-27
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“Media, religion and religiousness in the digital age” Publication Date: July 2021 Submission Deadline: December 20, 2020 The Tropos magazine, Communication, Culture and Society in partnership with the site academic Media, Religion and...
CFP: Journal Sections on “Cultural Blindness in Psychology of Religion” & “Religion or Belief in Higher Education”

CFP: Journal Sections on “Cultural Blindness in Psychology of Religion” & “Religion or Belief in Higher Education”

2020-08-26
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Call for Papers Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, Vol 32 Publisher: Brill Abstract Submission Deadline: October 30, 2020 Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, volume 32, (https://brill.com/view/serial/RSSR) will ...
Decolonisation: Knowledge, Power, and Politics (Short Course)

Decolonisation: Knowledge, Power, and Politics (Short Course)

2020-08-25
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Date: September 28-30, 2020 Venue: online event via zoom Organizer: The Aga Khan University’s Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations Course Convenor: Dr Sanaa Alimia The Aga Khan University’s Institute for the Study of Muslim...
New Methods in the Study of Islam

New Methods in the Study of Islam

2020-08-24
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Call for Abstracts Abstract Deadline: November 30, 2020 New Methods in the Study of Islam offers a modest proposal to discover new methods, methodologies and approaches that can be applied, utilized and conceived in the study of Islam and Islamic S...
Islamic Theologies of Disasters: Between Science, Religion and Messianism

Islamic Theologies of Disasters: Between Science, Religion and Messianism

2020-08-23
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Call for Papers for MIDEO 38 (2023) Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021 (the publication is scheduled for January 2023) Thematic issue edited by: Abdessamad Belhaj (Catholic University of Louvain, CISMOC) and Haoues Seniguer (Sciences-Po Lyon, Trian...
45th Annual Conference of the Australian Association for the Study of Religion (AASR)

45th Annual Conference of the Australian Association for the Study of Religion (AASR)

2020-08-23
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Call for Papers Date: December 11-12, 2020 Venue: online event via zoom Proposal Deadline: October 31, 2020 The Australian Association for the Study of Religion (AASR) has been fostering the development of high quality scholarship on religion sin...
Pathology of Ahl al-Bayt History Studies in the Contemporary Period International Conference

Pathology of Ahl al-Bayt History Studies in the Contemporary Period International Conference

2020-08-19
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Date: October 29, 2020 Venue: Research Institute of Hawzah and University, Tehran & Qom, Iran Conference Themes - An introduction to pathologies of Ahlalbayt (AS) history studies in contemporary era - Pathology of Ahlalbayt (AS) history studi...
Interreligious Summer School Bossey

Interreligious Summer School Bossey

2020-08-17
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Date: 26 July - 14 August 2021 Venue: Ecumenical Institute at Bossey Deadline for Applications: November 30, 2020. Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Interreligious Studies 6 weeks: 10 ECTS credits Intended to contribute to the issues of re...
Diploma in Arabic & Islamic Studies

Diploma in Arabic & Islamic Studies

2020-08-14
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Starting Date: October 2020 Cambridge Islamic College is offering a two-year foundational/intermediate level course in Arabic and Islamic studies. It is designed to qualify participants for admission into the College’s ‘Alimiyyah Degree ...
Global Islamic Archaeology Showcase

Global Islamic Archaeology Showcase

2020-08-09
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A FREE online postgraduate and early-careers research event Call for Papers Date: September 26, 2020 Venue: Online Abstract Submission Deadline: August 29, 2020 The Centre for Islamic Archaeology, based in the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studi...
Deadline Extended!

Deadline Extended!

2020-07-26
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Due to many requests, the submission deadline has been extended to July 30, 2020. Don’t miss the opportunity to participate in this festival. We are eagerly waiting for your videos. Please read the speech topics and follow the guidelines HERE...
Summer School 2020: Justice and Mercy

Summer School 2020: Justice and Mercy

2020-07-24
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Discussing the Divine Attributes in Muslim-Christian Dialogue Date: August 10-14, 2020 Venue: Online Organized by: The University of Paderborn, Germany; and part of the project “Building bridges between traditional thought and analytical phi...
3rd ANU Religion Conference (POSTPONED TO 2021)

3rd ANU Religion Conference (POSTPONED TO 2021)

2020-07-23
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Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy Date: December 8-10, 2021 Venue: Sir Roland Wilson Building, Australian National University Forms of human movement including global immigration, asylum-seeking, climate migration, and the internal migrat...
Postdoctoral Researcher in Religion and Extremism

Postdoctoral Researcher in Religion and Extremism

2020-07-21
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Call for Applications University of Groningen, Netherlands Application Deadline: September 15, 2020 This is a primarily research-driven position, with some teaching responsibilities. The successful candidate is expected to develop new ideas in res...
Fully Funded European Research Council (ERC) Collaborative PhD Studentship 'The European Qu'ran'

Fully Funded European Research Council (ERC) Collaborative PhD Studentship 'The European Qu'ran'

2020-07-20
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In collaboration with the University of Copenhagen and the British Library, London Application Deadline: September 15, 2020 The University of Copenhagen and the British Library in London are delighted to invite applications for a 3-year full-time C...
Life on the Breadline Conference [Online]: Faith-Based Activism in Austerity Britain

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2020-07-18
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by Coventry University Date: September 11, 2020 Venue: Online Registration is now open for the Life on the Breadline Conference: Faith-Based Activism in Austerity Britain – an online half day academic conference exploring faith-based respons...
Muslim Studies Program 14th Annual Conference

Muslim Studies Program 14th Annual Conference

2020-07-17
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“Global Islamophobia and the News Media, Entertainment Media, and Social Media” Date: April 8-9, 2021 Venue: Michigan State University, International Center, East Lansing, MI, USA Application Deadline: September 30, 2020 Michigan Stat...
3rd International Congress of PLURIEL: "Islam and Otherness"

3rd International Congress of PLURIEL: "Islam and Otherness"

2020-07-11
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Date: April 13-16, 2021 Venue: Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon The “Islam and Otherness” Congress proposes to reflect on the way in which Islam fits into this societal movement beyond identity resistance. It will thus be a que...
Call for Chapters: "The lived Religious Lives of Women in 21st Century Britain"

Call for Chapters: "The lived Religious Lives of Women in 21st Century Britain"

2020-07-10
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Call for Book Chapters Abstract Deadline: September 30, 2020 Dr Rachael Shillitoe is putting out a call for papers for a book on the lived religious lives of women in 21st century Britain. The term lived religion is being described as the ways in w...
Tenure Track Full Professor Islamic Origins

Tenure Track Full Professor Islamic Origins

2020-07-03
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Call for Applications University of Groningen, Netherlands Application Deadline: August 31, 2020 The Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies seeks to appoint a Tenure Track Full Professor of Islamic Origins. The successful candidate will be appo...
Research Fellow: Religion for Peace

Research Fellow: Religion for Peace

2020-07-03
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Call for Applications The German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Hamburg, Germany Starting Date: November 1, 2020 The German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA) / Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien is an...
“Rethinking Islamism beyond jihadi violence: Fighting ideas leaving the sword aside”

“Rethinking Islamism beyond jihadi violence: Fighting ideas leaving the sword aside”

2020-07-02
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Call for Book Chapters Deadline: August 30, 2020 For several years Islamism has been associated with jihadism and violent extremism both in academia and in contemporary political debates. However, this association can be misleading: Islamism has mu...
Professorship for “Islamic Studies: Arabic” (successor to Prof. Dr. Susanne Enderwitz)

Professorship for “Islamic Studies: Arabic” (successor to Prof. Dr. Susanne Enderwitz)

2020-07-01
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Call for Applications University of Heidelberg, Germany Application Deadline: July 31, 2020 In the Department of Islamic Studies at the Seminar for Languages and Cultures of the Middle East at the University of Heidelberg, there is one as soon as ...
ICAIS 2021: International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies

ICAIS 2021: International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies

2020-06-25
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Date: April 22-23, 2021 Venue: New York, United States The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation within the conference program....
Fully-funded PhD Position in Sociology of Islam/Muslims in Europe

Fully-funded PhD Position in Sociology of Islam/Muslims in Europe

2020-06-24
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University College Dublin, Ireland Date: July 7, 2020 Starting Date: As soon as possible, between September 2020 and January 2021 The School of Sociology at University College Dublin is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates fo...
Fourth Annual Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at GMU

Fourth Annual Graduate Student Book Review Colloquium on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at GMU

2020-06-23
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In collaboration with the Fall for the Book Festival Date: October 9, 2020 @ 9 AM to 5 PM Venue: Online The Colloquium invites advanced graduate students in the social sciences and humanities to submit reviews on noteworthy books published between...
Covid-19 and Muslim Religiosity: an AVACGIS Webinar Series

Covid-19 and Muslim Religiosity: an AVACGIS Webinar Series

2020-06-22
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Date: June 16, 2020 to August 24, 2020 The Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies (AVACGIS) at George Mason University is organizing a webinar series that will explore the impact of Covid-19 on various dimensions of Muslim religious life in ...
Islam, Peace, and Justice Conference

Islam, Peace, and Justice Conference

2020-06-13
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Call for Papers Date: September 20-21, 2021 Abstract Submission Deadline: March 22, 2021 Hosted by: The Department of Religion and Culture, St. Thomas More College Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Treaty Six Territory, and the Homeland of the M&ea...
Call for Papers: Embracing religion as counter-conduct: Ethics and “political spirituality” among western youth

Call for Papers: Embracing religion as counter-conduct: Ethics and “political spirituality” among western youth

2020-06-13
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Call for Papers Editor: Géraldine Mossière, Associate Professor, Institut d’études religieuses, Université de Montréal Abstract Submission Deadline: July 15, 2020  In this special review, we want to a...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Religious Transformation in the Middle East - spirituality, religious doubt, and non religion"

Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Religious Transformation in the Middle East - spirituality, religious doubt, and non religion"

2020-06-11
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. C. van Nieuwkerk, Radboud University, The Netherlands Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI) Manuscript Submission Deadline: December 1, 2020 At prese...
Workshop: “Religion, State, and Society in Post-Communist Countries: Thirty Years after the End of the Cold War”

Workshop: “Religion, State, and Society in Post-Communist Countries: Thirty Years after the End of the Cold War”

2020-06-09
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International Workshop and Publishing Project Call for Papers Date: February 12-13, 2021 Venue: Tartu, Estonia Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31, 2020 Many religious minorities that had gone underground were afforded the opportunity to have ...
Materiality of Languages: Byzantium and Early Islamic Near East from 324 to 1204

Materiality of Languages: Byzantium and Early Islamic Near East from 324 to 1204

2020-06-07
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Session at 56th International Congress on Medieval Studies Call for Papers Date: May 13-16, 2021 Venue: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, US Abstract Submission Deadline: July 1, 2020 Papers are sought for “Materiality of ...
International Quṭb Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī Symposium

International Quṭb Al-Dīn Al-Shīrāzī Symposium

2020-06-06
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On the Occasion of the 710th Anniversary of His Death Call for Papers Date: May 20-22, 2021 Venue: Sivas, Turkey Abstract Submission Deadline: August 31, 2020 Organizer: Faculty of Theology, Sivas Cumhuriyet University and Faculty of Humanities...
Panel for the 4th Congress of Studies on the Middle East and Muslim Worlds

Panel for the 4th Congress of Studies on the Middle East and Muslim Worlds

2020-06-05
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Panel on “Political Socialization in MENA Societies: when and where does “the Political” begin?” Call for Papers for Panel Proposal Date: June 28-30, 2021 Venue: Aix-en-Provence, France Abstract Submission Deadline: ...
CILE Seminar: Anti-Migration Politics and Islamic Ethics

CILE Seminar: Anti-Migration Politics and Islamic Ethics

2020-06-05
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Date: 20-22 September 2020 Venue: Doha, Qatar (or online) This seminar aims to explore the current growing hostilities towards migrants, asylum seekers and refugees around the world from the perspectives of Islamic ethical principles, legal and pol...
Seed Funding and Small Research Grants 2020-2021

Seed Funding and Small Research Grants 2020-2021

2020-06-02
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Call for Applications International Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society Application Deadline: October 1, 2020 The International Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society is inviting applications to the ‘Seed F...
Conference: Reading the Gospels in Islamic Context

Conference: Reading the Gospels in Islamic Context

2020-06-02
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Call for Papers Date: September 7-9, 2020 Hosted by: Centre for Muslim Christian Studies, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: June 15, 2020 Under current Covid19 restrictions, the conference will be hosted fully or partly online. A three-d...
Online Documentary Film Program and Debate

Online Documentary Film Program and Debate

2020-05-28
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“Religious Healing and Sacred Health Curing” Starting Date: June 2020 The Network of the Anthropology of the Middle East and Central Eurasia (AMCE) of the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA), will organize a new serie...
CFP: Eleventh International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

CFP: Eleventh International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

2020-05-27
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Call for Papers Date: June 3-4, 2021 Venue: The University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain The conference features research addressing the annual themes and the 2021 Special Focus: Modeling Traditions from the Margins: Non-Canonical Writ...
Research Assistant in the Field of Islamic Philosophy and the Foundations of Belief

Research Assistant in the Field of Islamic Philosophy and the Foundations of Belief

2020-05-21
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Call for Applications Research assistant with 1/2 part-time employment for a limited period of 3 years Berlin Institute for Islamic Theology, Humboldt University of Berlin (HU) Application Deadline: June 2, 2020 The Shortterm Research Group &ldqu...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: “Religion and the Coronavirus Pandemic”

Call for Papers: Special Issue: “Religion and the Coronavirus Pandemic”

2020-05-04
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Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature, and Culture (JSRNC) Call for Papers Abstract Submission Deadline: June 15, 2020 The Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature, and Culture (JSRNC) is calling for paper proposals exploring the entanglement...
Images and Borderlands: Mediterranean basin between Christendom and Ottoman Empire in the Early Modern Age

Images and Borderlands: Mediterranean basin between Christendom and Ottoman Empire in the Early Modern Age

2020-05-02
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Date: September 16-17, 2020 Venue: Split City Museum, Split, Croatia Scientific Coordinators: Ivana Čapeta Rakić (icapeta@ffst.hr), Giuseppe Capriotti (giuseppe.capriotti@unimc.it) Scope: Following in the footsteps of Fernand Braudel, an increasin...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Islamic and Muslim Studies in Australia"

Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Islamic and Muslim Studies in Australia"

2020-04-30
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Halim Rane, Griffith University Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 31, 2020 The growth of Muslim popul...
“Diverse Approaches to Qur’anic Studies in the Western Academy”

“Diverse Approaches to Qur’anic Studies in the Western Academy”

2020-04-23
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NAAIMS 49th Annual Conference Date: September 25, 2020 Cosponsored By: George Washington University & Xavier University Program Chair: Professor Seyyed Hossein Nasr, George Washington University Qur’anic studies in Western universities ...
Cinema & Islam: How Filmmaking Shapes Islam and How Islam Shapes Filmmaking

Cinema & Islam: How Filmmaking Shapes Islam and How Islam Shapes Filmmaking

2020-04-22
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Venue: London, UK Date: June 12, 2020 Organizer: The Governance Program at the Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (AKU-ISMC) Filmmakers have always engaged in the production of meanings that shape what Islam mean...
Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World

Summer Institute for Languages of the Muslim World

2020-04-21
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Date: June 15, 2020 - August 8, 2020 Venue: Online Organizer: University of Illinois, IL, USA Registration Deadline: May 15, 2020 Announcement regarding COVID-19: We are holding a virtual institute for the Summer of 2020. All SILMW classes will t...
Call for Papers: Special Issue on “Marja‘iyya and Society”

Call for Papers: Special Issue on “Marja‘iyya and Society”

2020-04-20
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Journal of the Contemporary Study of Islam Guest Editor: Cameron Zargar, University of Exeter Submission Deadline: August 14, 2020 The Journal of the Contemporary Study of Islam invites articles for a special issue related to the theme of “M...
Two positions in History of Science

Two positions in History of Science

2020-04-18
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Bogazici University, Istanbul Application Deadline: July 5, 2020 The Department of History at Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, invites applications for two full-time assistant professors in the field of History of Science. The candidates&rsqu...
Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Islamic Ethics of Pandemics and Covid-19"

Call for Papers: Special Issue on "Islamic Ethics of Pandemics and Covid-19"

2020-04-17
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Special Issue of Journal of Islamic Ethics (JIE) Call for Papers Editor-in-Chief: Mohammed Ghaly, Research Center for Islamic Legislation & Ethics (CILE) Publisher: Brill Submission Deadline: July 31, 2020 The articles will be dedicated to t...
CFP: “Islamic Esotericism in Global Contexts”

CFP: “Islamic Esotericism in Global Contexts”

2020-04-17
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Call for Papers Date: September 24-26, 2020 Venue: Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain la-Neuve, Belgium Submission Deadline: May 1, 2020 The European Network for the Study of Islam and Esotericism (ENSIE) invites you to submit propo...
Catastrophes and Memory (500-1500 CE)

Catastrophes and Memory (500-1500 CE)

2020-04-16
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4th Edinburgh Conference in Late Antique, Islamic, and Byzantine Studies Call for Papers Date: November 19-20, 2020 Venue: The Late Antique, Islamic and Byzantine Society of the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Submission Deadline: June 15, 202...
“Ethics and Inclusive Disasters (Focusing on Coronavirus Disease)”

“Ethics and Inclusive Disasters (Focusing on Coronavirus Disease)”

2020-04-16
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Call for Papers Date: July 6, 2020 Venue: Online Organizer: Faculty of Religious Studies of Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: May 4, 2020 The first international academic conference on “Ethics and Inc...
Master "Islam and society"

Master "Islam and society"

2020-04-15
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Launched in the autumn 2019 semester, a Master Islam and Society study course in the main branch (90 ECTS) is offered by the Swiss Center Islam and Society (CSIS) within the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences of the University of Friborg. Current...
Postdoctoral Research and Outreach Associate in Islamic Art, Aesthetics and/or Material Culture

Postdoctoral Research and Outreach Associate in Islamic Art, Aesthetics and/or Material Culture

2020-04-12
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Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge Call for Applications Application Deadline: April 19, 2020 The University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research and Outreach Associate to design and conduct original research ...
End-of-Life Care (EoLC) and the Islamic Moral Tradition

End-of-Life Care (EoLC) and the Islamic Moral Tradition

2020-04-12
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Call for Research Papers Date: October 20-22, 2020 Venue: The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), Qatar This seminar aims to critically address the key End-of-Life Care (EoLC)  ethical questions, by engaging a wide rang...
SIEF Working Group "Ethnology of Religion" 2020 Conference

SIEF Working Group "Ethnology of Religion" 2020 Conference

2020-04-11
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“Religion and Nature – Cultural Ecologies of Belief” Organizer: SIEF (International Society for Ethnology and Folklore) Date: September 6-9, 2020 Venue: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel For religious worldviews and practic...
LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

2020-04-06
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Date: 24 August 2020 - 4 September 2020 Venue: University Library, Leiden, Netherlands Application Deadline: June 22, 2020 This summer school is for graduate (MA and PhD) students and researchers who have an interest in handwritten materials, edit...
Early Career Researcher Workshop: “STEMM and Belief in Diverse Contexts”

Early Career Researcher Workshop: “STEMM and Belief in Diverse Contexts”

2020-02-28
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Date: June 29-30, 2020 Venue: Stellenbosch, South Africa Organized by: The International Research Network for the Study of Science and Belief in Society (INSBS) in association with the Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology at St...
International Conference on “Society and Culture in the Muslim World”

International Conference on “Society and Culture in the Muslim World”

2020-02-27
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Date: May 30-31, 2020 Venue: Tehran, Iran Panel on: Population Dynamics and Policies in the Muslim World Following the international conference on 'Social Policy in the Islamic World' in May 2018, Allameh Tabataba'i University (the largest public ...
Political Theology in Christianity and Islam

Political Theology in Christianity and Islam

2020-02-26
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Date: March 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Venue: Level 3, 128-136 South Parade, Auburn NSW 2144, Australia CISAC/ISRA cordially invites you to the upcoming Theory Time series, Political Theology in Christianity and Islam. As a continuation of the ...
Paradigms of Leadership

Paradigms of Leadership

2020-02-25
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Lessons from exemplary leaders throughout Muslim history. Cambridge Muslim College now offers a new Online Learning Platform providing exclusive access to Lecture Series and Courses. Muslim history brims with detailed accounts of incredible leaders...
Course: History of Science

Course: History of Science

2020-02-24
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By Cambridge Muslim College Date: April 10-11, 2020 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St. Paul’s Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZ, UK Western science has been one of the greatest forces for cultural change around the globe in the last 500 years. S...
Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

Religion and Migration: Culture and Policy

2020-02-23
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3rd ANU Religion Conference Call for Papers and Panels Date: December 8-10, 2020 Venue: Sir Roland Wilson Building, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Proposal Deadline: April 30, 2020 The aim of this 3rd ANU Religion Conference...
The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies: Research Fellowship

The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies: Research Fellowship

2020-02-19
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Application Deadline: March 24, 2020 The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, a Recognized Independent Centre of the University of Oxford, is engaged in the multi-disciplinary study of the Muslim world. The Centre invites applications for a research f...
Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic & Islamic Studies

Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic & Islamic Studies

2020-02-18
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Intensive Residential Program Applications for 2020 are now OPEN First Academic Year: September 2020-July 2021 Second Academic Year: September 2021-July 2022 Duration: 2 Years The Alimiyyah Degree program is a 2 or 3 year residential course (dep...
The Central Asian Roots of Islamic Intellectual Traditions

The Central Asian Roots of Islamic Intellectual Traditions

2020-02-17
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Call for Papers Date: February 24 – 26, 2021 Venue: Aga Khan Centre, London, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: April 30, 2020 This conference will explore the Central Asian roots of Islamic intellectual traditions by focusing on the origins ...
Training School: Islamic Heritage in Europe

Training School: Islamic Heritage in Europe

2020-02-16
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Date: May 28-29, 2020 Venue: Palermo, Italy The COST Action “Islamic Legacy: Narratives East, West, South, North of the Mediterranean (1350-1750)” [CA 18129] is launching the first call for a training school entitled “Islamic Heri...
2020 ACSIS Conference

2020 ACSIS Conference

2020-02-16
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“The influence of Islam in politics and society: civic engagement, social inclusion and political participation” Date: March 27-28, 2020 Venue: Villanova University, Villanova, PA 19085, US The American Council for the Study of Islamic...
Ma'rifa 2020: Self-Discovery and Imagination

Ma'rifa 2020: Self-Discovery and Imagination

2020-01-29
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The National Shi’a Student Conference Date: February 28-29, 2020          Venue: SOCH Harvard, 59 Shepherd Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, US Shi`a students today find themselves dealing with a myri...
Conference Panel: Religion, (im)mobilities and citizenship in the face of populism

Conference Panel: Religion, (im)mobilities and citizenship in the face of populism

2020-01-28
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EASA 2020 conference: New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe Date: 21-24 July, 2020 Venue: University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal Convenors: José Mapril (Center for Research in Anthropology (CRIA), Universidade Nova de Lisboa) ...
Khoja Heritage Festival 2020

Khoja Heritage Festival 2020

2020-01-28
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Date: February 8, 2020 Venue: KSIMC of Birmingham, 17 Clifton Road, B12 8SX, UK The Council of European Jamaats in conjunction with The World Federation of KSIMC is pleased to present The Khoja Heritage Festival 2020 The Khoja Heritage Festival 20...
Celebrating SocRel at 45: Beyond Binaries in the Sociology of Religion

Celebrating SocRel at 45: Beyond Binaries in the Sociology of Religion

2020-01-27
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BSA SocReL Annual Conference 2020 Date: July 14-16, 2020 Venue: University of York, UK Keynote Speakers - Dr Sarah Jane Page (Aston University) - Professor Sam Perry (University of Oklahoma) - Professor Colin Campbell (University of York) Spec...
Lecture: The Great Islamic State' in English-Occupied Egypt, 1882-1922'

Lecture: The Great Islamic State' in English-Occupied Egypt, 1882-1922'

2020-01-26
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CIS Public Talks Date: March 5, 2020 @ 5:00pm - 6:45pm Venue: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, UK Lecturer: Hussein Omar Hussein A H Omar is a cultural and intellectual historian of the Modern Middle East a...
Muslims in the UK and Europe

Muslims in the UK and Europe

2020-01-25
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Annual Graduate Symposia Call for Papers Date: June 2020 Venue: Moller Centre, Moller Centre, Churchill College, University of Cambridge, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge The Centre of Islamic Studies...
Course: Universalities & Particularities: How Islam Relates to the Context

Course: Universalities & Particularities: How Islam Relates to the Context

2020-01-24
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Understanding the dynamic tension between the universals of Islam and the particulars of our communities. Cambridge Muslim College now offers a new Online Learning Platform providing exclusive access to Lecture Series and Courses that you can take a...
Prayer Pilgrimage for Life and Peace Conference

Prayer Pilgrimage for Life and Peace Conference

2020-01-20
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Date: January 30, 2020 Venue: Ecumenical Centre, Geneva, Switzerland Prayer Pilgrimage for Life and Peace Conference “A New Era for Korean Peninsula, Northeast Asia and Beyond” is organized by WCC and Bargn Nuri community from Korea. B...
Conference: Historicizing the Shiʿi Hadith Corpus

Conference: Historicizing the Shiʿi Hadith Corpus

2020-01-19
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Call for Papers Date: June 24-26 2020 Venue: Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2020 Hosted by: Leiden University Centre for Islam and Society (LUCIS) and Shiʿi Studies Unit of the Institute of Ismail...
The 2nd International Workshop on "Ibadi Manuscripts and Manuscript Cultures"

The 2nd International Workshop on "Ibadi Manuscripts and Manuscript Cultures"

2020-01-18
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Ibadi Manuscripts in European & North American Libraries Call for Participants Date: April 24-25, 2020  Venue: Ivan Franko National University, Lviv, Ukraine Proposal Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020 The field of Ibadi studies h...
Lecture: Feminine Soundscapes from Muslims in Central Asia

Lecture: Feminine Soundscapes from Muslims in Central Asia

2020-01-18
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Date: February 5, 2020 @ 6-7.30 pm Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St. Paul’s Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZ, UK Lecturer: Dr Razia Sultanova In this lecture, Dr Razia Sultanova will trace the influence of Islam and Sufism on poetry and music...
Funding Opportunity: Ralph C. and Mary Lynn Heid Research Fellowship

Funding Opportunity: Ralph C. and Mary Lynn Heid Research Fellowship

2020-01-17
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University of Michigan Application Deadline: January 31, 2020 The University of Michigan Library invites applications for fellowships for research in residence. We will award Ralph C. and Mary Lynn Heid Research Fellowships to support research proj...
The Balzan Seminar on the formation, maintenance, and failure of states in the Muslim world before 1800

The Balzan Seminar on the formation, maintenance, and failure of states in the Muslim world before 1800

2020-01-15
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Call for Participants Submission Deadline:  January 31, 2020 To advanced graduate students, postdocs, and holders of tenure-track positions working on relevant topics. We are seeking to bring together an internationally recruited group of eigh...
Lecture: Mosques, the Congregation and Anglophone Islam

Lecture: Mosques, the Congregation and Anglophone Islam

2020-01-15
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Recognising Islam in Europe and North America Date: February 5, 2020 Venue: Atrium Conference Room, Aga Khan Centre, 10 Handyside Street, London N1C 4DN, UK Lecturer: Dr Abdul-Azim Ahmed Organizer: Jonas Otterbeck, Professor of Islamic Studies, A...
Lecturer in Sociology of Islam and Muslim Societies

Lecturer in Sociology of Islam and Muslim Societies

2020-01-07
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Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia Call for Applications Terms: Full Time, Continuing Application Deadline: March 2, 2020 The Centre is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in the Sociology of Islam and Muslim societies. The appoi...
Symposium: Black Muslim Atlantic

Symposium: Black Muslim Atlantic

2020-01-07
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Honoring the Legacy of C. Eric Lincoln Date: January 30-31, 2020 Venue: The Rubenstein Arts Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, US This symposium was envisioned and organized with Imam Abdul Hafeez Waheed to honor the Black Muslim community...
MC Prehawza Online Courses

MC Prehawza Online Courses

2020-01-05
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Starting date: January 19, 2020 Pre-Hawza Online classes are not exclusive for those who are intent on pursuing higher Islamic studies in a seminary, rather these classes are for anyone interested in learning the tenets of faith from qualified schol...
Who Speaks for Islam? Approaches to Authority within the Academy and Beyond

Who Speaks for Islam? Approaches to Authority within the Academy and Beyond

2020-01-02
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17th Annual Duke-UNC Middle East and Islamic Studies Graduate Student Conference Date: February 29, 2020 Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, US The 17th Annual Duke-UNC conference is the longest r...
Call for Papers: Special Issue "Global Understandings of Religiosity and Generosity"

Call for Papers: Special Issue "Global Understandings of Religiosity and Generosity"

2019-12-25
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Patricia Snell Herzog Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Abstract Submission Deadline: January 15, 2020 Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 15,...
SOAS MA Islamic Intellectual History (2020 entry)

SOAS MA Islamic Intellectual History (2020 entry)

2019-12-24
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Venue: Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 5BG, UK Start of program: September intake only Mode of Attendance: Full-time or Part-time This program will not be running in 2019/20, and will launch in 2020/21. The MA Islamic Intellectual Histor...
Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies Showcase

Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies Showcase

2019-12-24
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Date: February 20, 2020 @ 9.30am–12pm Venue: Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Organizer: ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences There is no doubt that recent events confirm the importance of the Middle East and Muslim w...
Graduate Student Workshop on Religion, Law, and Politics in the Middle East

Graduate Student Workshop on Religion, Law, and Politics in the Middle East

2019-12-22
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Date: April 23, 2020 Venue: 341 Eggers Hall, Maxwell School of Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US Co-Sponsored by: • The Middle Eastern Studies Program, Syracuse University, • The Daniel Patrick Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, ...
Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture

Professor of Islamic Art and Architecture

2019-12-21
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Call for Applications Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Deadline for application: February 15, 2020 Department of History of Art and Architecture at Brown University invites applications at the level of Associate or Full Professor from a histo...
Assistant Professor in Religious Studies, with specialization in Islamic Studies and Classical Arabic Traditions

Assistant Professor in Religious Studies, with specialization in Islamic Studies and Classical Arabic Traditions

2019-12-20
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Call for Applications Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA Application deadline: January 19, 2020 The School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies at Arizona State University is seeking a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor...
Jerusalem in Memory and Eschatology: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Visions of the Past and Future of Jerusalem

Jerusalem in Memory and Eschatology: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Visions of the Past and Future of Jerusalem

2019-12-19
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Call for Papers Date: May 25-28, 2020 Venue: Swedish Theological Institute, Jerusalem Abstract Submission Deadline: January 6, 2020 The recognition of Jerusalem as a holy city within a holy land both unites and divides Jewish, Christian, and Musl...
PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

PhD Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

2019-12-18
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Call for Applications University of Edinburgh, UK Deadline for application: February 14, 2020 The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for one PhD scholarship in any area within its ...
Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

2019-12-18
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The 2020 International Meeting of SBL (Society of Biblical Literature) Call for Papers Date: July 5-9, 2020 Venue: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia Submission Deadline: January 29, 2020 The Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative P...
2nd International conference on Islamic Education Studies and Social Science

2nd International conference on Islamic Education Studies and Social Science

2019-12-16
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Call for Papers Date: April 29, 2020 Venue: Istanbul, Turkey Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 29, 2020 Abstract & Full Paper Submission Deadline: 29 March 2020 We invite all researchers, lecturers, students, practitioners and acade...
Workshop Program: Mosques, Power and Politics

Workshop Program: Mosques, Power and Politics

2019-12-10
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Date: January 22-24, 2020 Venue: University of Copenhagen, South Campus Karen Blixens Plads 8, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark Organizer: Danish Mosques & Nordic Mosques Research Network For this workshop we address the changing politics of mosque ...
Religion and Cultural Change

Religion and Cultural Change

2019-12-09
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Interdisciplinary Summer School and Conference Call for Papers Date: June 8-10, 2020 Venue: Åbo Akademi Arken, Turku, Finland Abstract Submission Deadline: January 15, 2020 Keynote speakers: • Prof. Catharina Raudvere, University of ...
British Muslim Charitable Organisations: A Best Practice Forum

British Muslim Charitable Organisations: A Best Practice Forum

2019-12-08
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MBRN conference Date: January 15, 2020 Venue: Humanitarian Academy for Development, 22-24 Sampson Rd N, Birmingham, B11 1BL UK Organized by: The Muslims in Britain Research Network in partnership with the Muslim Charities Forum and the Humanitaria...
14th ISORECEA Conference: "Religion on the Periphery"

14th ISORECEA Conference: "Religion on the Periphery"

2019-11-11
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Call for Papers Date: April 23-25, 2020 Venue: Olomouc, Czech Republic Abstract Submission Deadline: December 15, 2019 The aim of this conference is to encourage scholars from Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Western scholarship, to reflect...
Islamic Approaches to Psychology & Psychotherapy

Islamic Approaches to Psychology & Psychotherapy

2019-11-09
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Date: April 5-10, 2020 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St Paul’s Road, Cambridge CB1 2EZ, UK This five-day program introduces Western-trained mental health professionals, psychologists, psychotherapists, researchers and counsellors to the...
Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Islamicate South Asian Studies

Job Opening: Assistant Professor in Islamicate South Asian Studies

2019-11-08
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Call for Applications Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in South Asian studies with s...
8th International Conference on Contemporary Philosophy of Religion

8th International Conference on Contemporary Philosophy of Religion

2019-11-07
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Call for Papers Date: February 4-5, 2020 Venue: Islamic Propagation Center, Shahid Rajaei St., Mashhad, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: January 6, 2020 Chairman: Hamidreza Ayatollahy Globalization, along with the increasing growth of new comm...
Job Opening: Social Theory and the Digital Study of Religion

Job Opening: Social Theory and the Digital Study of Religion

2019-11-05
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Call for Applications University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant professor in the area of Social...
Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

2019-11-04
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BRAIS 2020 Call for Papers and Panels Date: April 6-7, 2020 Venue: The Aga Khan University's Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, 10 Handyside Street, London N1C 4DN, UK Submission Deadline: November 17, 2019 Following the success of...
Navigating the Non/Confessional in University Islamic Studies

Navigating the Non/Confessional in University Islamic Studies

2019-11-02
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4th Annual Birmingham Spring Islam Conference Call for Papers Date: April 20-22, 2020 Venue: University of Birmingham, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: January 17, 2020 A three-day international conference funded and organized by the Department ...
Visible and Invisible Borders Between Christians and Muslims in the Early Modern World

Visible and Invisible Borders Between Christians and Muslims in the Early Modern World

2019-10-17
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Date: January 10-11, 2020 Venue: Central European University, Budapest, Hungary It has traditionally been argued that with the rise of the modern nation state, borders increasingly became lines demarcating the spatial limits of state power. Recent ...
ICIIS 2019: 13. International Conference on Islam and Islamic Studies

ICIIS 2019: 13. International Conference on Islam and Islamic Studies

2019-10-04
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Date: October 30-31, 2019 Venue: 506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, 90071 USA The International Research Conference is a federated organization dedicated to bringing together a significant number of diverse scholarly events for presentation w...
Territoriality and Hospitality: Muslims and Christians Learning to Live Together

Territoriality and Hospitality: Muslims and Christians Learning to Live Together

2019-09-28
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Date: February 26-28, 2020 Venue: Accra, Ghana The theme of ‘territoriality’ reflects the view that tensions between Christians and Muslims – and, indeed, between other societies – have mainly to do with the question of who ...
The Institute for Advanced Study: Opportunities for scholars for the academic year 2020-2021

The Institute for Advanced Study: Opportunities for scholars for the academic year 2020-2021

2019-09-27
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Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 15, 2019 THE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY is an independent private institution founded in 1930 to create a community of scholars focused on intellectual inquiry, free from teaching and other univ...
CFP: SERMEISS Spring 2020 Islam and Law Workshop

CFP: SERMEISS Spring 2020 Islam and Law Workshop

2019-09-04
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Call for Papers Date: March 6-8, 2020 Venue: Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 The Southeast Regional Middle East and Islamic Studies Society (SERMEISS) invites scholars, including advanced doctoral ...
International Conference on the Hermeneutics of Quranic Norm Change

International Conference on the Hermeneutics of Quranic Norm Change

2019-09-04
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Date:  April 15-16, 2020 Venue: Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany In Muslim communities, there is a consensus that the Quran is the central source of Islam. However, this agreement generally ends with questions as to ...
Muslim Communities in Europe and North America: Contemporary Developments and Challenges

Muslim Communities in Europe and North America: Contemporary Developments and Challenges

2019-09-03
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The 48th Annual Conference of North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS) Date: September 27, 2019 @ 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Venue: George Sherman Union 239, Terrace Lounge, 775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, USA Cospon...
Specialized Masters programs in Islamic Finance

Specialized Masters programs in Islamic Finance

2019-09-03
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Date: September 2019 Specialized Masters programs in Islamic Finance are crucial to future study plans at Dundee’s Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education. Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education in collaboration with University of Dundee, are p...
Iran: Academic Learning Tour; A Cultural, Peacemaking, Sightseeing and Learning Opportunity

Iran: Academic Learning Tour; A Cultural, Peacemaking, Sightseeing and Learning Opportunity

2019-09-02
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Date: September 7-21, 2019 Organizer: Hikmat International Institute Hikmat International Institute is organizing a learning tour of Iran from 7 – 21 of September 2019 for professors, students, and anyone else who want to explore Iran and le...
Exploring Declarations from around the World that Promote Human Dignity and Religious Freedom for All

Exploring Declarations from around the World that Promote Human Dignity and Religious Freedom for All

2019-09-01
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This Event which was happened on July 15, 2019 at National Press Club was co-hosted by International Center for Law and Religion Studies, part of the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University and the Religious Freedom Institute It was a...
“Multiculturalism, Nationalism, Religions and Secularism”

“Multiculturalism, Nationalism, Religions and Secularism”

2019-07-20
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Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship’s Twentieth Anniversary Conference Call for papers Date: November 8-10, 2019 Venue: University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Ave, Bristol BS8 1TH, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: August...
International Conference: Islamic Law and Theology in Context

International Conference: Islamic Law and Theology in Context

2019-07-20
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The Treatise-Literature (rasāʾil) as Documentation of Socially Relevant Discussions in Pre-Modern Muslim Societies (13th - 19th Centuries) Date: March 25-27, 2020 Venue: Osnabrück University, Osnabrück, Germany   In the last ...
EAUH 2020 – Session on “Negotiating Monumentality: Monuments and the Politics of Public Space in Muslim Societies”

EAUH 2020 – Session on “Negotiating Monumentality: Monuments and the Politics of Public Space in Muslim Societies”

2019-07-19
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15th International Conference on Urban History (EAUH 2020) Call for Papers Date: September 2-5, 2020 Venue: University of Antwerp, Belgium Proposal Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 Spokesperson: Henk de Smaele, University of Antwerp Co-orga...
AASR 2019 Conference: “Religion and Violence”

AASR 2019 Conference: “Religion and Violence”

2019-07-19
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Date: December 5-6, 2019 Venue: University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia Co-hosted by: the AASR, the Centre for the Study of Violence and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.  The relationship between religion and violence cont...
Shia Studies Summer Course in Iran

Shia Studies Summer Course in Iran

2019-07-15
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Date: August 21-25, 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Shi’a Islam, with its rich and extensive history, has played a crucial role in the evolution of Islam as both a major faith and a civilization. Shi’a Muslims account for approximately 15 percent...
IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

2019-07-14
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Call for Applications IEG Fellowships beginning: March 2020 or later Location: Germany Application Deadline: August 15, 2019 Fields: European history, the history of religion, historical theology, or other historical disciplines The Leibniz Inst...
EAUH 2020 – Session on “Religion and the City in Europe in the 20th Century”

EAUH 2020 – Session on “Religion and the City in Europe in the 20th Century”

2019-07-13
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15th International Conference on Urban History (EAUH 2020) Call for Papers Date: September 2-5, 2020 Venue: University of Antwerp, Belgium Proposal Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 Spokesperson: Sarah Thieme, University of Münster Co...
Conference: Religion in American Life

Conference: Religion in American Life

2019-07-13
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Date: July 23-24, 2019 Venue: University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK Plenary Speaker: Prof. Dr. Axel R. Schäfer, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz The study of religion in American life has come a long way since 1994 when Jon Butler w...
Islamic online course: An Introduction to the Meanings of Prayer

Islamic online course: An Introduction to the Meanings of Prayer

2019-07-12
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By Cambridge Muslim College Instructor: Dr. Samir Mahmoud An introduction to the various aspects and mysteries of the ritual prayer (salat) and how they relate to contemporary life. Structured as a series of eight sessions, the course looks at ke...
The Qur’an in its Milieu of Origin. Possibilities of the Historical Reconstruction of the Qur’anic Revelation

The Qur’an in its Milieu of Origin. Possibilities of the Historical Reconstruction of the Qur’anic Revelation

2019-07-12
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Call for Papers Date: November 8-10, 2019 Venue: Münster, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: July 31, 2019 Organizer: Center for Islamic Theology (Prof. Dr. Mouhanad Khorchide and Catharina Rachik) and the Cluster of Excellence “Rel...
Autumn School: "Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in the Digital Age"

Autumn School: "Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in the Digital Age"

2019-07-09
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Call for Applications NISIS Autumn School 2019 Date: October 28 – 31, 2019 Venue: Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands Application Deadline: September 2, 2019 Study programs in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies have been slow to take ...
CFP: "Islam and/or Tradition? Traditional Islam & Islamic Traditions in the Eastern Europe"

CFP: "Islam and/or Tradition? Traditional Islam & Islamic Traditions in the Eastern Europe"

2019-07-07
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Call for Papers Journal of Modern Islamic Studies Editor in Chief: Dr Mykhaylo Yakubovych Publisher: Center for Islamic Studies, The National University of Ostroh Academy Deadline for the First Issue: 15 Nov 2019 The newly established peer-...
Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Macalester College

Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies, Macalester College

2019-07-06
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Call for Applications Macalester College, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA Application Deadline: October 1, 2019 The Macalester College Religious Studies Department invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies (tenure-track) to beg...
LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

LUCIS Summer School: Philology & Manuscripts from the Muslim World

2019-07-05
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Date: August 20-30, 2019 Venue: Leiden University Library, Witte Singel 26-27, 2311 BG Leiden, Netherlands This summer school is for graduate (MA and PhD) students and researchers who have an interest in handwritten materials, editing, and the trad...
Urban Islam: Muslim Minorities, Identity and Tradition in West Asian, South Asian, and African Cities

Urban Islam: Muslim Minorities, Identity and Tradition in West Asian, South Asian, and African Cities

2019-07-04
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CIWAS Third Annual Conference Call for Papers Date: February 19, 2020 Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: October 4, 2019 The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies (CIWAS) is seeking p...
History, Politics and Culture in the Middle East

History, Politics and Culture in the Middle East

2019-07-03
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26th International DAVO Congress and 2nd Session of the Section for Islamic Studies of the DMG Date: October 3-5, 2019 Venue: The Asian-Africa-Institute of Hamburg University, Hamburg, Germany Organizers: The Department for Culture and History of ...
2nd Annual Professional Networking Event

2nd Annual Professional Networking Event

2019-06-30
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Date: July 20, 2019 Venue: Cypress Community Center, 5700 Orange Ave, Cypress, CA 90630, USA The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, in collaboration with the Islamic Shura Council of Southern California, is proud to present its 2nd Annual ...
Materials and Technologies in the Age of Transition: The Byzantine, Sasanian and Islamic Near East

Materials and Technologies in the Age of Transition: The Byzantine, Sasanian and Islamic Near East

2019-06-29
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Date: July 10-11, 2019 Venue: Wolfson College, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Organizers: Moujan Matin and Alain George Between the late seventh century and the so-called Golden Age of Islam in the ninth to tenth centuries, the patronage of Isla...
Islamic Ethics: Theological, Methodological and Applied Issues

Islamic Ethics: Theological, Methodological and Applied Issues

2019-06-28
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CILE California Summer School 2019 Date: 27 July - 1 August 2019 Venue: California Islamic University, 598 S State College Blvd, Fullerton, California, USA The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), member of the College of Is...
Symposium: Religion and Radicalism in Western Culture 1700-Present

Symposium: Religion and Radicalism in Western Culture 1700-Present

2019-06-25
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Date: July 17, 2019          Venue: Geoffrey Manton Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Rosamond Street West, Manchester, UK As part of the city’s series of events commemorating the 200t...
An International Conference on Islamic Studies Today

An International Conference on Islamic Studies Today

2019-06-15
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Celebrating 30 years of the Journal of Islamic Studies Date: September 27-28, 2019 Venue: The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Marston Road, Oxford, UK The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies was founded in 1985. It is a Recognized Independent Cen...
Islam and Society: Challenges & Prospects

Islam and Society: Challenges & Prospects

2019-06-14
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AAIMS Second Conference on the Study of Islam and Muslim Societies Date: 30 September and 1 October 2019 Venue: Western Sydney University Parramatta South Campus, Rydalmere, NSW 2116, Australia Hosted by the School of Social Sciences and Psycholog...
The First European Conference for Religious Dialogue and Cooperation

The First European Conference for Religious Dialogue and Cooperation

2019-06-12
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“The Role of Religion in Peace and Conflict” Call for Papers Date: October 14-17, 2019 Venue: Struga, Republic of North Macedonia Abstract Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 One of the key questions that contemporary sociology is fa...
Meetings of Minds: Conflict, Reconciliation and Inter Faith Relations

Meetings of Minds: Conflict, Reconciliation and Inter Faith Relations

2019-06-11
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World Congress of Faiths Interfaith Conference Date: September 10, 2019 Venue: St Michael’s House, Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, UK The World Congress of Faiths (WCF) is a community of individuals from different faiths and beliefs working to...
Religious Organisation(s) – Challenges and Changes in Contemporary Society

Religious Organisation(s) – Challenges and Changes in Contemporary Society

2019-06-11
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The 25th Nordic Conference in the Sociology of Religion (NCSR) Call for Papers and Panels Date: August 17-19, 2020 Venue: Gothenburg, Sweden Abstract Submission Deadline: March 15, 2020 In today’s globalized and fast changing society, reli...
Challenges of the 21st Century for Sociology of Religion

Challenges of the 21st Century for Sociology of Religion

2019-05-23
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4th ISA Forum of Sociology Call for Papers Date: July 14-18, 2020 Venue: Porto Alegre, Brazil Abstract Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019 The debate on religion, its role, its development, and its future has been intense, extensive and soph...
1st Annual Conference on Muslim Minorities and Human Rights

1st Annual Conference on Muslim Minorities and Human Rights

2019-05-22
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“Islam, Muslims in Britain: Radicalisation, Deradicalisation, Islamophobia and Human rights” Call for Papers Date: September 5, 2019 Organizer: Centre for Arab Progress, London Abstract Submission Deadline: July 6, 2019 The conferenc...
Gender, Religion and Sexuality Symposium

Gender, Religion and Sexuality Symposium

2019-05-21
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Date: June 29, 2019 Venue: The University of Newcastle Sydney, Sydney, Australia This one-day symposium brings together postgraduate students and early career researchers working in the interdisciplinary area of religion, gender and sexuality to ex...
Postgraduate Symposium: Muslims in the UK and Europe

Postgraduate Symposium: Muslims in the UK and Europe

2019-05-20
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Date: June 6-7, 2019 Venue: Moller Centre, Cambridge, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge The postgraduate symposium, taking place from 6-7 June 2019, will be a platform for students to present and exchang...
Madinah & Bab 2019 Summer Course

Madinah & Bab 2019 Summer Course

2019-05-19
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Date: 25 July - 15 August 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Organizer: The World Federation of Khoja Shia Ithna-Asheri Muslim Communities The Madinah & Bab youth summer course is officially back for the 17th year running for young people aged between 14- ...
CFP: “Public policies and the production of religious difference”

CFP: “Public policies and the production of religious difference”

2019-05-13
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Annual conference of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion: Religion and the Production of Difference Call for Papers Date: 30 October – 1 November 2019 Venue: Groningen, Netherlands Deadline: June 1, 2019 Julia Martínez A...
The Efficacy of Financial Structures for Islamic Taxes and Dues

The Efficacy of Financial Structures for Islamic Taxes and Dues

2019-05-12
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The 7th Annual Contemporary Fiqhī Issues Workshop Date: July 4-5, 2019 Venue: Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham, UK Islam has institutionalized, endorsed, and at times even enforced different forms of paying dues with the objective of providing for ...
Youth Development Program (YDP)

Youth Development Program (YDP)

2019-05-11
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Date: June 22-23, 2019 Venue: Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre, Swallow House, Timbold Drive, Kents Hill Park, Milton Keynes, UK Application Deadline: June 2, 2019 The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ) is running its annual “Y...
Islamic Perspectives on Organ Donation after Death

Islamic Perspectives on Organ Donation after Death

2019-05-11
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The 1st workshop of the ‘Islamic Perspectives on Ethical Issues’ series Call for Papers Date: October 3-4, 2019 Venue: Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham, UK Proposal Submission Deadline: July 26, 2019 The Islamic Perspectives on Ethical...
Islam: Religion of Humanity

Islam: Religion of Humanity

2019-04-28
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15th Annual National Conference of Muslim Congress Date: July 5-7, 2019 Venue: JW Marriott Desert Ridge, Phoenix, AZ, USA Muslim Congress welcomes you to the 15th Annual National Conference in Phoenix, AZ on the weekend of July 5-7th 2019. Confere...
48th Annual Conference of the North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS)

48th Annual Conference of the North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS)

2019-04-26
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“Muslim Communities in Europe and North America: Contemporary Developments and Challenges” Date: September 27, 2019 Venue: Boston University, Boston, MA, USA Cosponsored by: Institute on Culture, Religion and World Affairs (CURA), Pard...
Narrating the pilgrimage to Mecca: Experiences, Emotions, and Meanings

Narrating the pilgrimage to Mecca: Experiences, Emotions, and Meanings

2019-04-22
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Call for Papers Date: December 12-13, 2019 Venue: University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands Deadline: June 1, 2019 Conveners: Professor Marjo Buitelaar (University of Groningen) and Dr Richard van Leeuwen (University of Amsterdam) Key note...
Jameel Scholarships for the MA course ‘Islam in Contemporary Britain’

Jameel Scholarships for the MA course ‘Islam in Contemporary Britain’

2019-04-22
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Call for Applications Application Deadline: May 24, 2019 The Islam-UK Centre at Cardiff University is pleased to invite applications for this year’s Jameel Scholarships, starting September 2019. Three fully-funded scholarships are available...
Call for Papers: “Violence: An International Journal”

Call for Papers: “Violence: An International Journal”

2019-04-21
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Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 Violence. An International Journal is launching a call for papers on the theme “Religions and acts of violence”. This theme section will be coordinated by Mohamed Ali-Adraoui (Marie Slodowska C...
Geometry and Colour: Decoding the Arts of Islam in the West 1880–1945

Geometry and Colour: Decoding the Arts of Islam in the West 1880–1945

2019-04-21
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Call for Papers Date: May 14-15, 2020 Venue: Museum Rietberg Zürich / Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland Keynote Speaker: Rémi Labrusse (Université Paris Nanterre) Submission Deadline: May 31, 2019 The internatio...
Visualising Cultures: Media, Technology and Religion

Visualising Cultures: Media, Technology and Religion

2019-04-20
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The British Association for the Study of Religions (BASR) Conference Call for Panels and Papers Date: September 2-4, 2019 Venue: Leeds Trinity University, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5HD, UK Panel Proposal Deadline: May 15, 2019 Paper Proposal Deadli...
Global Religious Translation in the Early Modern Period

Global Religious Translation in the Early Modern Period

2019-04-17
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Date: June 6-8, 2019 Venue: Gotha Research Centre of the University of Erfurt, Gotha, Germany Confirmed Speakers: Peter Burke, R. Po-chia Hsia In 2017 a conference at the Research Centre Gotha sought to answer this call by Burke and Hsia by focusi...
Workshop on “Mosques, Families and Islamic Law”

Workshop on “Mosques, Families and Islamic Law”

2019-04-15
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Call for Papers Date: August 21-23, 2019 Venue: Hotel Panorama, Göteborg, Sweden Organizer: Danish Mosques & Nordic Mosques Research Network Abstract Submission Deadline: May 1, 2019 Danish Mosques – Significance, Use and Influen...
Certificate in Advanced Studies – Interreligious Studies 2019

Certificate in Advanced Studies – Interreligious Studies 2019

2019-04-13
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Date: 10 June - 19 July 2019 Venue: Geneva, Bossey, Switzerland The Ecumenical Institute at Château de Bossey invites applications for the Certificate in Advanced Studies – Interreligious Studies, 2019. Intended for an international au...
Bodies Matter: Death and Shiite Muslim Migrants

Bodies Matter: Death and Shiite Muslim Migrants

2019-03-26
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Date: July 8-13, 2019 Venue: Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK Conveners: Emel Akçalı (Swansea University, UK) Pedram Khosronejad (Oklahoma State University, USA) This is a call for a one-day brainstorming meeting regarding Death and...
The Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies (TIMES) Symposium 2019

The Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies (TIMES) Symposium 2019

2019-03-24
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Date: June 12, 2019 Venue: University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK We are pleased to announce that the 3rd TIMES Post-Graduate Forum Symposium will be held on Wednesday 12th June 2019 at the University of Birmingham, UK. The event is free. Keyno...
Conceptualising Religion

Conceptualising Religion

2019-03-21
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33rd Biannual Conference of the German Association for the Study of Religion (DVRW) Date: September 3-6, 2019 Venue: Leibniz Universität Hannover, Hanover, Germany The Institute for the Study of Religion of the Leibniz Universität Hannov...
Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

2019-03-19
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Date: April 26-27, 2019 Venue: University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK The intellectual history of Sufism is intertwined with that of philosophy in the Islamic world. From the mystical strains in the writings of Avicenna and Ibn Ṭufayl to the phil...
Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship

Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship

2019-03-16
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Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 Through the annual Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) Scholarship, Muslim Congress seeks to support students in their pursuit of education. The Scholarship is open to high school seniors, students enrolled in a college or un...
Standing Up to Gender Violence in Israel-Palestine

Standing Up to Gender Violence in Israel-Palestine

2019-03-15
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The Legal Context of Contemporary Feminist Struggle Workshop Series on Gender, Law, and Society in the Muslim World The Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law and the Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World organized a discussion...
Visiting Lecturer in Islamic Studies, Wellesley College

Visiting Lecturer in Islamic Studies, Wellesley College

2019-03-12
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Wellesley College seeks applications for a one-year, full-time, non-renewable Visiting Lectureship in Islamic Studies for 2019-2020. The position will be held in the Department of Religion. The successful candidate will offer a total of five courses,...
IIDR Course: Quran for Busy People

IIDR Course: Quran for Busy People

2019-03-11
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Date: April 13, 2019 Venue: London & Online IIDR is teaming up with Quran Coach Mamoon Yusaf to present a first-of-its-kind course on how to set and achieve each of your personal Quran goals in as little as a few minutes each day.  Durin...
The First International Conference on Peace and Conflict Resolution (ICPCR)

The First International Conference on Peace and Conflict Resolution (ICPCR)

2019-03-11
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Date: April 29-30, 2019 Venue: University of Tehran, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran The Faculty of World Studies, University of Tehran, aims to establish the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies in the near future. In previous years, an academic...
Religion, Governments, and Violent Extremism: What Have We Learned?

Religion, Governments, and Violent Extremism: What Have We Learned?

2019-03-09
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On February 13 a panel of experts on global peacemaking and international security debated the complex role religion and religious leaders play in causing or preventing violent extremism. The discussion featured Mohamed Elsanousi, the executive direc...
ILEAD Conference 2019: The Art of Perseverance

ILEAD Conference 2019: The Art of Perseverance

2019-02-28
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Annual Islamic Conference in Ottawa-Gatineau Date: March 16, 2019 Venue: Ontario, Canada The aim of the conference is to engage, empower and support the Muslim community to work together and actively participate in building a vibrant community an...
The Future of British Muslim Studies

The Future of British Muslim Studies

2019-02-25
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A one-day Muslims in Britain Research Network conference organized in partnership with the Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, Cardiff University Date: April 24, 2019 Venue: Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, Cardiff University, Cardiff,...
CILE 2019: A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

CILE 2019: A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

2019-02-22
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Date: March 23, 2019 Venue: Doha, Qatar The conference will be hosting international keynote speakers, scholars, academicians and researchers from different parts of the World to present their research findings and debate on the conference themes a...
Workshop: Islamic Modernity, Reform and Tajdid (Renovation)

Workshop: Islamic Modernity, Reform and Tajdid (Renovation)

2019-02-15
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Call for Papers Date: April 23-24, 2019 Venue: Islamic University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam, The Netherlands Deadline for Proposals: March 11, 2019 Organizers: Dr Hossam Mohamed and Ertugrul Gokcekuyu This workshop will focus on Islamic Mod...
Visiting Professors in the Field of Islamic Ethics

Visiting Professors in the Field of Islamic Ethics

2019-02-13
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The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is an academic center based in the College of Islamic Studies, Hamad Bin Khalifa University in Qatar, with international orientation and an ambitious research agenda. CILE would like to ...
Migration and Border Crossings Conference

Migration and Border Crossings Conference

2019-02-08
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Columbia Theological Seminary and Emory University’s Center for the Study of Law and Religion co-hosted the multidisciplinary Migration and Border Crossings Conference. The conference brought together theologians, legal scholars, artists and le...
Heartful Communication

Heartful Communication

2019-02-05
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Date: February 23-24, 2019 @ 10:00 – 17:00 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 St. Paul’s Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EZ, UK In a time of hyperconnectivity but often superficial connectedness, in which so many suffer from loneliness and deman...
Claiming and Making Muslim Worlds: Across and Between the Local and the Global

Claiming and Making Muslim Worlds: Across and Between the Local and the Global

2019-02-03
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Date: April 35, 2019 Venue: Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient, Kirchweg 33, 14129 Berlin, Germany Funded by the German Ministry for Research and Education, and since 2017 with the Leibniz-Association, the conference concludes our 12-year research pro...
Personal Transformation: Legacy of Al-Ghazali

Personal Transformation: Legacy of Al-Ghazali

2019-02-01
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Date: February 23, 2019 @ 9:00 - 18:30 Venue: London & Online In recent years, there has been a keen interest in personal growth and transformation. Many are searching for paradigms and models which will help them become better versions of them...
Training Program: Research Methods for the Study of Contemporary Religion

Training Program: Research Methods for the Study of Contemporary Religion

2019-01-23
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Date: February 25 – March 1, 2019 Venue: Centre for Religion and Contemporary Society, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK This training program is available for doctoral students registered at any higher education institution in the UK/EU and...
2019 Public Seminar Series

2019 Public Seminar Series

2019-01-20
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Presented by the Islam UK Centre, Cardiff University Cardiff University is a leading institution for scholarly teaching about Islam and Muslims in contemporary Britain. The Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK (Islam-UK Centre) is based within th...
Muslims in Britain: Changes and Challenges

Muslims in Britain: Changes and Challenges

2019-01-18
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FREE Online Course by Cardiff University Starting Date: March 4, 2019 Duration: 4 weeks Islam is the second largest religion in the world today and dominates much of the current geopolitical discourse. People are increasingly bombarded by dramatic...
10th Conference on Ibadi Studies

10th Conference on Ibadi Studies

2019-01-07
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“Ibadism and the Study of Islam: A view from the edge” Date: June 17 – 19, 2019 Venue: Institute of Islamic Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada In his seminal "Islam: The View from the Edge", historian Richard Bulliet...
Visiting Fellowships, Islamic Legal Studies Program

Visiting Fellowships, Islamic Legal Studies Program

2019-01-06
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Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change, Harvard Law School Application Deadline: February 1, 2019 Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change invites applications for Visiting Fellowships for the 2019-202...
Muslim Congress Online Pre-Hawza Program

Muslim Congress Online Pre-Hawza Program

2019-01-05
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The PreHawza classes are taught by dedicated scholars from the Hawza and are geared towards students of all levels - whether you are interested in simply expanding your basic knowledge or you intend to go for higher studies.  Furthermore, the sc...
PhD candidates at the Faculty of Law, Maastricht University

PhD candidates at the Faculty of Law, Maastricht University

2019-01-04
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Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands Application Deadline: February 25, 2019 PhD researchers participate in the Maastricht University Graduate School of Law. They will prepare a PhD thesis in English or Dutch within the Faculty of Law&rsq...
Assistant Professor with a Specialization in Islam of the Late Medieval or Early Modern Period

Assistant Professor with a Specialization in Islam of the Late Medieval or Early Modern Period

2018-12-30
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School of International and Public Affairs, Florida International University, USA Call for Applications Application Deadline: January 31, 2019 The Department of Religious in the School of International and Public Affairs is pleased to announce a s...
The Fifth Annual Conference on Shi‘i Studies

The Fifth Annual Conference on Shi‘i Studies

2018-12-29
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Call for Papers Date: April 27-28, 2019 Venue: The Islamic College, London, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: February 3, 2019 The Islamic College invites abstracts to be submitted for its fifth conference specializing in the flourishing field of ...
Pilgrimage and the Senses

Pilgrimage and the Senses

2018-12-29
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Call for Papers Date: June 7, 2019 Venue: University of Oxford Abstract Submission Deadline: January 20, 2019 Keynote Speaker: Professor Kathryn Rudy (University of St. Andrews) This interdisciplinary conference hosted at the University of Oxfor...
IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students

2018-12-26
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Application Deadline: February 15, 2019 IEG Fellowships beginning: September 2019 or later Location: Germany The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards 8–10 fellowships for international doctoral students in European history, the...
Professorship (W2) in Islamic Law

Professorship (W2) in Islamic Law

2018-12-25
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The Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Sciences at Leipzig University Call for Applications Application Deadline: January 18, 2019 The Faculty of History, Arts and Oriental Sciences at Leipzig University invites applications for a professorship...
International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Islamic Studies 2019

International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Islamic Studies 2019

2018-12-25
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ICMIS 2019 Call for Papers Date: January 19, 2019 Venue: Grand Riverview Hotel, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia Abstract Deadline: January 16, 2019 International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research in Islamic Studies (ICMIS) 2019 is pioneer ...
Imam Ali Chair for Shi‘i Studies and Dialogue among Islamic Legal Schools

Imam Ali Chair for Shi‘i Studies and Dialogue among Islamic Legal Schools

2018-12-24
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Call for Applications Hartford Seminary announces an opening for a Shi‘i scholar with a distinguished record that includes an academic doctorate, religious training and lived religious commitments to occupy the newly endowed Imam Ali Chair for...
The British Islam Conference 2019

The British Islam Conference 2019

2018-12-15
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A Marketplace of Ideas Date: February 23-24, 2019 Venue: 17-25 New Inn Yard, London, EC2A 3EA, UK A weekend promoting collaboration and thinking around the idea of a British Islam and encouraging the development of British Muslim thought, identity...
The International Seminar: Women, Faith and Culture

The International Seminar: Women, Faith and Culture

2018-12-14
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The seminar, organized by the International Foundation of Interreligious and Intercultural Education (IFIIE) together with the International Affairs Institute (IAI), was held at the premises of the Italian Ministry of International Affairs and Intern...
Khoja Heritage Festival

Khoja Heritage Festival

2018-12-13
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“Khoja Community: Past, Present and Future” Call for Papers Date: April 6-7, 2019 Venue: Al-Zahra Centre, 81 Fearnley Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0RB, UK Proposal Submission Deadline: Jan 14, 2019 This conference is a part o...
The Ties that Bind

The Ties that Bind

2018-12-12
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Mechanisms and Structures of Social Dependency in the Early Islamic Empire Call for Papers Date: December 2-6, 2019 Venue: Leiden University, Leiden, Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019 As part of the ERC-funded project, &...
Islamic Studies & Christian-Muslim Relations

Islamic Studies & Christian-Muslim Relations

2018-12-08
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University of Edinburgh Awards: PhD, MPhil, MScR Study Modes: Full-time, Part-time Program Start Date: September 9, 2019 Application Deadline: August 31, 2019 In this research area, you can pursue interdisciplinary study of Islamic thought and p...
The 2nd Annual Conference of the East Asian Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

The 2nd Annual Conference of the East Asian Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

2018-12-07
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“East-West Encounters and Religious Change in Modernizing East Asia” Call for Papers Date: July 27-28, 2019 Venue: Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019 East Asia has undergone globalizati...
Harmonizing Religion and Human Rights

Harmonizing Religion and Human Rights

2018-12-05
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How can we align religious life with human rights? What role should spiritual leaders play in promoting human rights? And what can everyday people of faith do to defend human rights and encourage mutual respect between people of different religions? ...
MPhil in Islamic Studies and History

MPhil in Islamic Studies and History

2018-12-04
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Call for Applications University of Oxford Application Deadline: January 11, 2019 The MPhil in Islamic Studies and History is a two-year course intended primarily for students who desire an intensive introduction to Islamic history and thought in ...
McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium 2019

McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium 2019

2018-12-01
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Call for Papers Date: April 4-5, 2019 Venue: Quebec, Canada Abstract Submission Deadline: December 30, 2018 The organizing committee of the McGill Institute of Islamic Studies Graduate Student Symposium welcomes abstract submissions to their nint...
Islamic Calligraphy Course Focused on Nastaliq calligraphy

Islamic Calligraphy Course Focused on Nastaliq calligraphy

2018-11-30
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Date: April 9-14, 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Registration Deadline: March 1, 2019 Come and learn “Nastaliq” — the timelessly elegant calligraphy style predominantly featured in classical Persian manuscripts. Let the most acclaimed ca...
ISSR 2019 – Session on “Young people, religion, politics, and education”

ISSR 2019 – Session on “Young people, religion, politics, and education”

2018-11-28
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Call for Papers Date: July 9-12, 2019 Venue:  Barcelona, Spain Proposal Submission Deadline: December 16, 2018 Session Conveners: • Mary Lou Rasmussen, Australian National University • Elisabeth Arweck, University of Warwick O...
Junior Professor for the History and Culture of Islam in the Eastern Mediterranean

Junior Professor for the History and Culture of Islam in the Eastern Mediterranean

2018-11-27
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Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 27, 2018 The junior professor should represent the entire field in research and teaching. Knowledge of Arabic is required, that of Ottoman Turkish i...
A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

A Global Ethical Approach to Social Justice and Environmental Issues

2018-11-27
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CILE 7th Annual International Conference Call for Papers Date: March 23, 2019 Venue: Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Doha, Qatar Abstract Submission Deadline: December 20, 2018 The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) is pleas...
Patronage and Clientelism in the Muslim world

Patronage and Clientelism in the Muslim world

2018-11-27
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Granada ENIS Spring School 2019 Date: March 18-22, 2019 Venue: Escuela de Estudios Árabes, CSIS, Cuesta del Chapiz 22, 18010 Granada, Spain Application Deadline: January 25, 2019 The Granada Spring School will be organized by ENIS (the Eur...
Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

2018-11-25
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Call for Applications Application Deadline: January 5, 2019 Educational Requirements: PhD in Religious Studies The Department of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invi...
The International Intensive Course on Women’s Studies in Islam and Iran

The International Intensive Course on Women’s Studies in Islam and Iran

2018-11-24
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Date: March 2-7, 2019 Venue: Qom, Iran Registration Deadline: January 20, 2019 The Islamic and Iranian Women’s Studies Intensive Short Course which has been organized by the University of Religions and Denominations on 2 -7 March 2019, endea...
Approaching Shiʿi Islam in the Academy

Approaching Shiʿi Islam in the Academy

2018-11-21
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LUCIS Annual Conference On 14 and 15 November, the LUCIS Annual Conference took place in Leiden. This year’s LUCIS conference Approaching Shiʿi Islam in the Academy was perhaps the first conference in the Netherlands to focus specifically on t...
CIWAS 2nd Annual Conference: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

CIWAS 2nd Annual Conference: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

2018-11-20
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Date: February 20, 2019 Venue: Shilling Lecture Theatre, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham Hill, Egham, TW20 0EQ, UK The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies (Royal Holloway, University of London) and the Imam Sadr Foundation (Lebanon...
IAPR 2019: Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

IAPR 2019: Psychology of Religion and Spirituality

2018-11-19
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Date: August 31 - September 3, 2019 Venue: Gdańsk, Poland The International Association for the Psychology of Religion (IAPR) holds bi-annual conferences that serve as a meeting point for scholars from all over the world to share the latest researc...
EASR 2019: “Religion – Continuations and Disruptions”

EASR 2019: “Religion – Continuations and Disruptions”

2018-11-19
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17th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) Call for Papers Date: June 25-29, 2019 Venue: Tartu, Estonia Abstract Submission Deadline: December 15, 2018 Religions are works in progress. New ideas, doctrin...
Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference 2019

Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference 2019

2018-11-18
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Theme: “Communicating Religion” Call for Papers Date: July 9-11, 2019 Venue: Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales Abstract Submission Deadline: February 1, 2019 As scholars of religion, we are all tasked with communicating religion in ...
Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue

Assistant Professor in Classical Islamic Religious Thought and Dialogue

2018-11-18
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Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin, Ireland Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 3, 2018 The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. and a track record in, and current plan for, excellent research in the periods from l...
Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Reframing Islam in Southeast Asia"

Call for Papers: Special Issue: "Reframing Islam in Southeast Asia"

2018-11-17
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Prof. Dr. Chiara Formichi Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: August 15, 2019 The history of Islam in Southeast Asia ha...
Call for papers: Special Issue “Fashion/Religion Interfaces”

Call for papers: Special Issue “Fashion/Religion Interfaces”

2018-11-15
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Anna-Mari Almila Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: April 1, 2019 The complex interconnections between religious b...
Conference on Leadership, Authority and Representation in British Muslim Communities

Conference on Leadership, Authority and Representation in British Muslim Communities

2018-11-13
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Call for Papers Date: January 21, 2019 @ 9:30am to 5:30pm Venue: Cardiff University Main Building, Council Chamber 1.77, Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3AT, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: December 7, 2018 This one-day conference brings together acade...
The Faith Lives of Women and Girls: Identities, Experiences, Practices, and Beliefs

The Faith Lives of Women and Girls: Identities, Experiences, Practices, and Beliefs

2018-11-12
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Call for Papers Date: March 26-27, 2019 Venue: Queen’s Foundation, Birmingham, UK Deadline for Submission: December 14, 2018 This two-day conference explores the diverse faith lives, identities, experiences, practices, and beliefs of self-i...
International Conference to Celebrate the International Day for Women

International Conference to Celebrate the International Day for Women

2018-11-08
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“Dialoguing Women in Christianity, Islam and African Traditional Religions” Call for Papers Date: March 1, 2019 Venue: University of Zimbabwe Abstract Submission Deadline: December 31, 2018 This will be a one-day conference held in p...
International Conference of Immortality of the Soul in Islam and Christianity

International Conference of Immortality of the Soul in Islam and Christianity

2018-11-05
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Call for Papers Date: March 4-5, 2020 Venue: Qom, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline: March 16, 2019 The Research Center for Islamic Philosophy and Theology affiliated to Islamic Sciences and Culture Academy (ISCA) was established in 1994 with the...
Islam in the Modern World (Theology and Religious Studies)

Islam in the Modern World (Theology and Religious Studies)

2018-11-04
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The Master's in Islam in the Modern World is a one-year program that offers you an in-depth interdisciplinary framework to engage topics and debates concerning Islam and modernity.
Three-day International conference ‘The Muslim Ummah’ was held in Istanbul

Three-day International conference ‘The Muslim Ummah’ was held in Istanbul

2018-11-02
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A three-day international conference was hosted and organized by Centre for Islam and Global Affairs (CIGA) at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU) from October 14 to 16 in which around 20 speakers from around the world discussed challenges of s...
Master of Arts in Islamic Studies

Master of Arts in Islamic Studies

2018-10-26
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Call for Applications American Islamic College, Chicago, IL, USA Application Deadline: December 30, 2018 The MA degree program is designed to provide students with a rigorous background in both traditional and analytical approaches to Islamic Stud...
IIDR Winter Student Program in Islamic Studies

IIDR Winter Student Program in Islamic Studies

2018-10-25
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Inside the Soul of Islam IIDR held its Winter Student Program in Islamic studies this November. In this unique and eye-opening course, personal coach and bestselling author of “Inside the Soul of Islam”, Mamoon Yusaf, introduced a simple...
Islamic Studies; Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies

Islamic Studies; Theology, Divinity & Religious Studies

2018-10-25
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The University of Edinburgh Duration: 48 months Degree type: Masters Study mode: Full-time Fees: £18,800 The University of Edinburgh has a long and well-established reputation for teaching Islamic about Islam and the history, culture and ...
Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

Sufism and Philosophy: Historical Interactions and Crosspollinations

2018-10-23
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Call for Papers Date: April 26-27, 2019 Venue: University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: November 15, 2018 The aim of this conference is to provide a forum for a cross-disciplinary exploration and re-examination of t...
Critical Muslim Studies: Decolonial Struggles and Liberation Theologies

Critical Muslim Studies: Decolonial Struggles and Liberation Theologies

2018-10-22
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A Summer School in Granada, Spain Date: June 16-22, 2019 Venue: Granada, Spain Application Deadline: February 5, 2019 Critical Muslim Studies is inspired by a need for opening up a space for intellectually rigorous and socially committed explorat...
Workshops on the study of Oriental manuscripts

Workshops on the study of Oriental manuscripts

2018-10-17
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Date: March 25-29, 2019 Venue: Berlin State Library, Potsdamer Straße 33, Berlin, Germany Application Deadline: November 15, 2018. Public Keynote Lecture by: Dr. Élise Franssen (Università Ca' Foscari Venezia) Staatsbibliothek...
Religiosity in East and West – Conceptual and Methodological Challenges

Religiosity in East and West – Conceptual and Methodological Challenges

2018-10-13
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Call for Papers Date: June 25 - 27, 2019 Venue: Munster (Westphalia), Germany Organizers: Dr. Sarah Demmrich (University of Munster) & Prof. Dr. Ulrich Riegel (University of Siegen) Abstract Deadline: January 15, 2019 The concept of religio...
Free Online Course: Religion, Conflict and Peace

Free Online Course: Religion, Conflict and Peace

2018-10-09
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Provided by Harvard Divinity School Instructor: Diane L. Moore Duration: 8 weeks Effort: 4 to 8 hours per week Level: Introductory Explore the diverse and complex roles that religions play in both promoting and mitigating violence. In this cour...
Assistant Professor of History - Islamic World or Middle Eastern prior to 1600 (medieval)

Assistant Professor of History - Islamic World or Middle Eastern prior to 1600 (medieval)

2018-10-08
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Call for Applications Hampden-Sydney College, Virginia, USA Application Deadline: December 20, 2018 Hampden-Sydney College, Department of History, invites applications for a tenure-track full-time position in Islamic World or Middle Eastern histor...
Webinar: “State Authority, Administrative Structures and Its Reflection on Coinage”

Webinar: “State Authority, Administrative Structures and Its Reflection on Coinage”

2018-10-07
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By Prof Stefan Heidemann Date: Bi-weekly, Wednesday, 4 to 6 pm CET (Oct 31, 2018 - Jan 23, 2019) The Webinar Initiative in Islamic Material Culture offers a webinar: “State Authority, Administrative Structures and Its Reflection on Coinage&rd...
Strictly Observant Religion, Gender and the State

Strictly Observant Religion, Gender and the State

2018-10-06
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Date: March 25-26, 2019 Venue: The Woolf Institute, Cambridge, UK This conference seeks to address the question how strictly observant religious groups or "fundamentalists" (Harding 2001) challenge two basic principles within contemporary societies...
NISIS Autumn School 2018: Travelling Muslims

NISIS Autumn School 2018: Travelling Muslims

2018-09-26
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Date: October 15-18, 2018 Venue: University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands From Monday 15 until Thursday 18 October 2018, the eighth annual NISIS Autumn School will take place at the University of Groningen. This year’s Autumn...
Diploma in Arabic and Islamic Studies

Diploma in Arabic and Islamic Studies

2018-09-25
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Duration: 2 years (Oct 2018 - Sept 2020) Registration Deadline: November 15, 2018 Cambridge Islamic College is offering a two-year foundational/intermediate level course in Arabic and Islamic studies. It is designed to qualify participants for admi...
The Sixth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

The Sixth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies

2018-09-24
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Call for Papers Date: April 15 – 16, 2019 Venue: University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK Submission Deadline: November 30, 2018 Following BRAIS’s successful conferences in Edinburgh (2014), London (2015 and 2016), Chester (2017) and ...
Research Associate in Women's Studies in Religion Program

Research Associate in Women's Studies in Religion Program

2018-09-22
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Harvard Divinity School, Cambridge, MA, USA Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 15, 2018 Each year Harvard Divinity School selects five candidates for full-time Research Associate and Visiting Faculty positions in its Women's Studi...
Islamic course: Introduction to Islamic Codicology

Islamic course: Introduction to Islamic Codicology

2018-09-21
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Date: September 17-21, 2018 Venue: Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK The Islamic Manuscript Association—in partnership with Cambridge University Library, the University of Cambridge's HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic ...
Assistant Professor of Jews in the Islamic World

Assistant Professor of Jews in the Islamic World

2018-09-21
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Emory University, Atlanta, GA Call for Applications Application Deadline: Open until filled The Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies and the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies at Emory University, Atlanta, GA invite applications for ...
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Islamic Studies

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Islamic Studies

2018-09-06
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University of Exeter Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 30, 2018 The above two full-time posts are available on a fixed term basis from 1st April 2019 (or as soon as possible thereafter) for a period of 2 years in the Institute ...
Religion in Society Research Network

Religion in Society Research Network

2018-09-05
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Call for Advisory Board Members Application Deadline: September 28, 2018 We are currently accepting applications for membership to the Advisory Board. The principle role of the Advisory Board is to drive the overall intellectual direction of its re...
Sacred Journeys: 6th Global Conference

Sacred Journeys: 6th Global Conference

2018-09-04
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Call for Papers Date: July 10-11, 2019 Venue: Maynooth University, Maynooth, County Kildare, Ireland Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2019 More than 400 million people embark annually on pilgrimages with numbers steadily increasing. Pil...
Call for Papers: Special Issue "Salafism in the West: Major Issues and Debates"

Call for Papers: Special Issue "Salafism in the West: Major Issues and Debates"

2018-09-03
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A Special Issue of Religions Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Adis Duderija Publisher: MDPI – Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Manuscript Submission Deadline: January 31, 2020 Salafism both as a concept and lived reality con...
The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

2018-09-01
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The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work Date: October 11-13, 2018 Venue: Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany As the ERC project “The Early Islamic Empire at Work – The View from the Regions Toward the Center&rdquo...
Oxford Muslim Access Conference – 2018

Oxford Muslim Access Conference – 2018

2018-08-25
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Date: September 22, 2018 Venue: Newham Collegiate sixth form center, London, UK Application Deadline: September 7, 2018 The Oxford Muslim Access Conference is being launched to address the multiple barriers affecting Muslim students applying to Ox...
The “Ethical” and the “Everyday”

The “Ethical” and the “Everyday”

2018-08-24
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Interrogating analytical turns for/in the study of Islam and Muslims in Europe Date: November 29-30, 2018 Venue: Woolf Institute, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0UB, UK Organizers: Zubair Ahmad, Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies,...
From the Understanding Sharia Project: USPPIP Autumn School

From the Understanding Sharia Project: USPPIP Autumn School

2018-08-23
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“Uses of the Past in Islamic Legal Thought and Practice” Call for Applications Date: November 11-17, 2018 Venue: Leiden University, The Netherlands Application Deadline: September 5, 2018 The USPPIP project (Understanding Shari&rsquo...
6th International Conference on Islam and Liberty

6th International Conference on Islam and Liberty

2018-08-22
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Building an Islamic Case for Open Markets Date: November 14-15, 2018 Venue: Iqbal International Institute of Research and Dialogue, Islamabad, Pakistan Islam & Liberty Network (ILN) is a global platform of researchers and academics building kn...
Assistant Professor for Asian Islam

Assistant Professor for Asian Islam

2018-08-21
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Call for Applications Hamilton College, New York, USA Application Deadline: October 5, 2018 The Asian Studies program of Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure track position in any discipline on Islam in Asia, including Iran/Persia, S...
The Second International Conference on Islamic Civilization (ISIC 2019)

The Second International Conference on Islamic Civilization (ISIC 2019)

2018-08-19
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The Movement of Population, Objects, and Ideas in the Pre-modern and Modern Muslim World Call for Papers Date: February 12–13, 2019 Venue: National Chengchi University (NCCU), Taipei, Republic of China Abstract Submission Deadline: October ...
Postdoctoral Researcher 'Engendering Europe’s Muslim Question'

Postdoctoral Researcher 'Engendering Europe’s Muslim Question'

2018-08-10
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University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Department of Sociology Call for Applications Application Deadline: 30 September 2018 The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG) invites applications for a two-year Po...
Yemeni Manuscript Collections and Zaydi Studies

Yemeni Manuscript Collections and Zaydi Studies

2018-08-09
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Date: December 6-7, 2018 Venue: The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA The conference is part of a larger endeavor aimed at fostering the scholarly exploration of all aspects of Shiism: the "Shii Studies Research Program", www.ias.edu...
Professor (W 3) for Islamic History and Culture

Professor (W 3) for Islamic History and Culture

2018-08-06
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Tübingen University, Faculty of Humanities, Department of Asian and Oriental Studies Call for Applications Application Deadline: August 31, 2018 The applicant should be able to cover a broad spectrum of research and instruction in this subjec...
Religion and Power: The Creation, Reproduction and Deconstruction of Social Orders

Religion and Power: The Creation, Reproduction and Deconstruction of Social Orders

2018-08-04
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The annual meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR) Date: October 26–28, 2018 Venue: Tropicana Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA The annual meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion provides scholars ...
Digital Media, Islam, and Politics in the Middle East

Digital Media, Islam, and Politics in the Middle East

2018-08-03
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6th Annual MUBIT Doctoral Workshop in Late- and Post-Ottoman Studies Date: September 28-29, 2018 Venue: Basel, Switzerland Call for Applications for the 6th Annual MUBIT Doctoral Workshop in Late- and Post-Ottoman Studies in Basel, a workshop with...
The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

2018-07-29
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International Society for the Sociology of Religion 35th Conference Call for Papers Date: July 9‐12, 2019 Venue: Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain The last ISSR conference on ‘Religion and Politics’ was organized in...
Postdoctoral Researcher, Qur’anic Commentary Project (QuCIP)

Postdoctoral Researcher, Qur’anic Commentary Project (QuCIP)

2018-07-27
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University of Oxford, Faculty of Oriental Studies Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 14, 2018 This is an opportunity for an outstanding scholar to join the research project Qur’anic Commentary: An Integrative Paradigm (QuC...
Sectarian Identity and Community Formation in Islam

Sectarian Identity and Community Formation in Islam

2018-07-25
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The University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Group Annual Symposium Date: October 26-27, 2018 Venue: The Franke Institute, 1100 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637, USA The University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Symposium is an endeavor of the Shiʿi Studies Grou...
3rd CES/WRERU Islamic Education Summer School

3rd CES/WRERU Islamic Education Summer School

2018-07-23
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Formation of Muslim Female Faith & Educational Leadership within European Muslim Diaspora Date: September 3-5, 2018 Venue: Arden House, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK The first Warwick Islamic Education Summer School, held in Sept...
Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

2018-07-06
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Call for Papers Date: October 6–7, 2018 Venue: The University of Chicago, 5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA Paper Submission Deadline: August 15, 2018 The Great Lakes Adiban Society (GLAS) invites submissions for its second annual wo...
Religion and Secularism on Campus; The Changing Dimensions of the University Experience

Religion and Secularism on Campus; The Changing Dimensions of the University Experience

2018-07-05
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Re/presenting Islam on Campus Date: September 6-7, 2018 Venue: The Khalili Lecture Theatre (KLT), SOAS, University of London, UK Many of today’s prestigious universities, including Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge, have Christian foundations (A...
SoCal Graduate Student Conference on Islamic Studies: Sharia and the Secular

SoCal Graduate Student Conference on Islamic Studies: Sharia and the Secular

2018-07-05
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Date: October 19-20, 2018 Venue: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA Paper Submission Deadline: July 30, 2018 Keynote Speaker: Sherman A. Jackson, University of Southern California The SoCal Islamic Studies Graduate Student C...
Professor/Associate Professor/Senior Assistant Professor/Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Islam and Women Studies

Professor/Associate Professor/Senior Assistant Professor/Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Islam and Women Studies

2018-07-04
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Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Gadong, Brunei Call for Applications Hours: Full Time Application Deadline: July 31, 2018 Over the past decade Universiti Brunei Darussalam has been on an exciting progressive journey of change, from what is fundamen...
Professional Mobility in the Islamic Lands (900-1600): ʿulamāʾ, udabāʾ, and administrators

Professional Mobility in the Islamic Lands (900-1600): ʿulamāʾ, udabāʾ, and administrators

2018-07-04
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Call for Papers  Date: March 20-21, 2019 Venue: SOAS University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG, UK Paper Submission Deadline: September 15, 2018 Adherence into the social-cum-cultural group of ʿulamāʾ was rela...
Studying Muslim Britain: A Forum for Early Career Researchers

Studying Muslim Britain: A Forum for Early Career Researchers

2018-07-03
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Date: July 18, 2018 Venue: The University of Manchester, Simon Building, Dover Street, Manchester, M13 9PS, UK The Muslims in Britain Research Network, in collaboration with the University of Manchester, is very pleased to announce that it will hol...
The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

The Politics of Religion and Spirituality

2018-07-01
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International Society for the Sociology of Religion 35th Conference Call for Session Date: July 9-12, 2019 Venue: Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Proposal Submission Deadline: August 30, 2018  While we initially planne...
Call for Papers: Special Issue "Women in Islam"

Call for Papers: Special Issue "Women in Islam"

2018-07-01
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A Special Issue of Societies Call for Papers Guest Editor: Dr. Natana J. DeLong-Bas Publisher: MDPI Manuscript Submission Deadline: September 30, 2018 This call for papers for a peer-reviewed special issue on “Women in Islam” invites...
The British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS) Workshop Grants

The British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS) Workshop Grants

2018-06-30
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Call for Proposals Proposal Submission Deadline: September 14, 2018 Following the success of its 2016/17 Workshop Grants scheme, BRAIS will be offering two further grants of up to £1000 in 2018. The grants aim to provide opportunities to dev...
Understanding Urban Religion: Heritage, Public Space and Governance

Understanding Urban Religion: Heritage, Public Space and Governance

2018-06-28
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Date: October 25-27, 2018 Venue: Barcelona, Spain While sociological research on religion in urban contexts has proliferated in recent years, the city has less frequently been taken explicitly as a relevant dimension in the study of religion. On t...
The God Debate: Science, Religion and Philosophy

The God Debate: Science, Religion and Philosophy

2018-06-27
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Date: 27 June – 01 August 2018 Venue: Islamic collage, 133 High Road, Willesden, London, NW10 2SW, UK Instructor: Alexander Khaleeli At the heart of our existence burns a question: ‘Why am I here?’ It is a question each of us mus...
Workshop: Religious Contacts in Early Modern Scandinavia 1500-1750

Workshop: Religious Contacts in Early Modern Scandinavia 1500-1750

2018-06-16
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Date: October 10-11, 2018 Venue: Bochum, Germany The Käte Hamburger Kolleg Dynamics in the History of Religions between Asia and Europe of the Center for Religious Studies (CERES) will hold an international workshop “Religious Contacts i...
Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Arabic, Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

2018-06-16
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Date: July 5, 2018 Venue: University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, LS2 9JT, Leeds, UK Organizer: Lifelong Learning Centre (LLC), University of Leeds This part-time Certificate of Higher Education (Cert HE) explores Middle Eastern societies, religions...
Islam and Sexuality

Islam and Sexuality

2018-06-15
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Date: August 4-5, 2018 Venue: London & Online Instructor: Imam Yassir Fazaga Did you know that there are over 80 sexual references in the Quran? And that the person who spoke about sex most openly and honestly was the Prophet Muhammad (s)? Did...
CILE Istanbul Summer School 2018

CILE Istanbul Summer School 2018

2018-06-13
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Maslaha (Good/Benefit): Legal and Ethical Dimensions Date: 30 July - 4 August 2018 Venue: Ibn Haldun University, Istanbul, Turkey In collaboration with Ibn Haldun University, the Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), member of...
Arabic Language Mastery Immersion Program

Arabic Language Mastery Immersion Program

2018-06-08
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Advanced Arabic Scholarship Residential Diploma By Cambridge Islamic College First Academic Year Begins: September 17, 2018 Duration: 1 Year Application Deadline: July 31, 2018 Arabic Language Mastery Immersion Program is the flagship full-time ...
One Day Course: Reclaiming the Mosque

One Day Course: Reclaiming the Mosque

2018-06-07
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The Role of Women in Islam’s House of Worship Date: July 7, 2018 Venue: London & Online Instructor: Professor Jasser Auda Mosques are safe spaces for prayer, reflection, community and learning. But sadly, so many of the mosques of our t...
Religious Freedom Institute: 2018 Summer Speaker Series

Religious Freedom Institute: 2018 Summer Speaker Series

2018-06-05
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Date: Wednesdays (June 13, 20, 27 and July 11, 2018) @ 4:00 - 5:30 Venue: Religious Freedom Institute, 1050 30th Street NW, Washington, D.C., USA This summer, the Religious Freedom Institute (RFI) will host a series of engaging conversations design...
History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue

History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue

2018-06-04
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The course of History of Muslim-Christian Dialogue forms an essential part of the program of study at PISAI. The historical path taken in this dialogue is based on a study of fundamental documents and important figures. On occasions, certain of the I...
Religion and Culture in Conflict and Peace

Religion and Culture in Conflict and Peace

2018-06-02
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Date: June 20-21, 2018 Venue: The University of Winchester, Romsey Road, Winchester, SO22 5FT, UK Organized by: The Centre of Religion Reconciliation and Peace A quick review of contemporary global events confirms that religion and culture are st...
Islamic Studies in the UK: Challenges, Opportunities and Emerging Agendas

Islamic Studies in the UK: Challenges, Opportunities and Emerging Agendas

2018-05-25
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Date: June 19, 2018 Venue: Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London, London WC1H 0XG, UK The workshop is sponsored by the AHRC-funded project Representing Islam on Campus and will be held on June 19th in the Brunei Gallery at SOAS, London. Islami...
Re/presenting Islam on Campus

Re/presenting Islam on Campus

2018-05-24
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Re/presenting Islam on Campus is a three year project funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). It explores how Islam and Muslims are represented and perceived on UK University c...
Two Post-Docs to work as Research and Outreach Associates in the Centre of Islamic Studies

Two Post-Docs to work as Research and Outreach Associates in the Centre of Islamic Studies

2018-05-24
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Call for Applications Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge Application Deadline: June 20, 2018 The University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint up to two Research and Outreach Associates in the Centre of Islamic Studies, to begin in...
Advanced ‘Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies

Advanced ‘Alimiyyah Degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies

2018-05-24
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By Cambridge Islamic College Course Director: Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi First Academic Year Begins: September 17, 2018 Duration: 2 Years Advanced Islamic Scholarship Residential Alimiyyah Degree is the flagship degree level program of Cambridge Isl...
Course: Traveling through Islam Research in the Netherlands

Course: Traveling through Islam Research in the Netherlands

2018-05-22
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Date: June 8, 2018 Venue: Matthias de Vrieshof, Leiden University, 2311 BZ Leiden, Netherlands Registration Deadline: June 4, 2018 Utrecht University, VU Amsterdam and Leiden University, three universities participating in NISIS, will provide ins...
Shiʿi Piety: Theory and Materiality from Premodern to Postmodern

Shiʿi Piety: Theory and Materiality from Premodern to Postmodern

2018-05-22
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Call for Papers Date: November 16, 2018 Abstract Submission Deadline: July 15, 2018 Hosted by: The Leiden University Shiʿi Studies Initiative (LUSSI) This one-day workshop brings together graduate students and early career scholars working on top...
Challenging Islamophobia - Know Its Causes and Cures

Challenging Islamophobia - Know Its Causes and Cures

2018-05-19
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Date: June 29, 2018 Venue: Lenton Business Centre, Lenton Blvd, Nottingham, NG7 2BY, UK Muslim engagement and development (Mend) invite to an evening to learn about: The rise of Islamophobia Islamophobia in the media The levels of ...
Research Associate - Early Islamic Monumental Art and Architecture

Research Associate - Early Islamic Monumental Art and Architecture

2018-05-19
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Call for Applications Faculty of Classics, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles, Oxford Application Deadline: 31 May 2018 Following the award of a European Research Council Advanced Grant to Dr Judith McKenzie (Associate...
Islamic Education EXPO 2018

Islamic Education EXPO 2018

2018-05-19
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Date: July 1, 2018 Venue: Birmingham Central Mosque, 180 Belgrave Middleway, Birmingham B12 0XS, UK Organizer: Association of Muslim Supplementary Schools Association of Muslim Supplementary Schools proudly presents ISLAMIC EDUCATION EXPO 2018: ...
2018 Luce-Hartford Conference: God's Creation and Human Responsibility

2018 Luce-Hartford Conference: God's Creation and Human Responsibility

2018-05-18
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Date: June 18, 2018 Venue: Hartford Seminary, Hartford, CT, USA Climate change and environmental concerns are major issues facing communities across the globe. The effects of climate change have already had major economic, political, and cultural ...
PhD Opportunity: Interfaith Movement in Australia

PhD Opportunity: Interfaith Movement in Australia

2018-05-18
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Call for Applications University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia The College of Arts, Law & Education, School of Social Sciences of the University of Tasmania is offering a 3-year fully funded PhD scholarship for an Honors or equivalent graduate...
80th Annual Meeting of the Association for the Sociology of Religion

80th Annual Meeting of the Association for the Sociology of Religion

2018-05-17
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Date: August 11-13, 2018 Venue: Hotel Sofitel Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA Theme: Strengthening Weak Ties to other Sociological Subdisciplines The sociology of religion is sometimes accused of being isolated by relatively low levels of mut...
Research Associate in British Muslim Studies

Research Associate in British Muslim Studies

2018-05-16
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Call for Applications Cardiff School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff University Application Deadline: June 4, 2018 The Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK, based in the School of History, Archaeology and Religion, wishes to appoi...
Visiting Assistant Professor in the history of Islam and the modern Middle East

Visiting Assistant Professor in the history of Islam and the modern Middle East

2018-05-15
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Call for Applications Towson University, Maryland, USA Application Deadline: July 22, 2018 The College of Liberal Arts invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, 10-month Visiting Assistant Professor in the history of Islam and the mo...
URD Intensive Course on Shia Studies

URD Intensive Course on Shia Studies

2018-05-14
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Date: August 1-5, 2018 Venue: Vienna, Austria The University of Religions and Denominations with its experience of organizing six intensive international courses on Shia Studies in Iran (Qom) and attracting more than a hundred participants from 42...
Presence of IRIC in International Congress on Shiite Role in the Emergence and Development of Islamic Science

Presence of IRIC in International Congress on Shiite Role in the Emergence and Development of Islamic Science

2018-05-13
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The Director and in Charge of International Affairs of IRIC participated in the “International Congress on Shiite role in the emergence and development of Islamic Science” that was held in the Holy City of Qom on May 10-11, 2018 in Payamb...
Ninth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

Ninth International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society

2018-05-08
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Call for Papers Date: April 25–26, 2019 Venue: University of Granada, Granada, Spain Proposal Submission Deadline: May 25, 2018 The scope of this conference, journal, book series, and online Research Network is as broad as possible in the f...
“Politology of Religion: A Biannual Conference”

“Politology of Religion: A Biannual Conference”

2018-05-06
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Call for Papers Date: November 23-24, 2018 Venue: Belgrade, Serbia Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2018 We kindly invite you to participate in the international scientific conference “Politology of Religion: A Biannual Conference&rd...
Academy Colloquium “Whither Islamicate Digital Humanities? Analytics, Tools, Corpora”

Academy Colloquium “Whither Islamicate Digital Humanities? Analytics, Tools, Corpora”

2018-05-06
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Call for Papers Date: December 13-15, 2018 Venue: KNAW, Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1011 JV, Amsterdam, Netherlands Proposal Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018 Funded by: The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences & the Netherla...
The Global Crisis in Religious Freedom: State of Play and Recommendations

The Global Crisis in Religious Freedom: State of Play and Recommendations

2018-05-05
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Date: May 8, 2018 Venue: 340 Cannon House Office Building, 27 Independence Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20003, USA The Religious Freedom Institute in partnership with the International Catholic Legislators Network on May 8, will host a special ...
Director of the HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World

Director of the HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World

2018-05-04
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Call for Application Application Deadline: June 7, 2018 The University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint an outstanding Director of the HRH Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World. The HRH Prince Alwaleed...
British Muslim Identities: Muslims of the West

British Muslim Identities: Muslims of the West

2018-05-04
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A British Sociological Association (BSA) Early Career Forum Event Date: June 20, 2018 Venue: A1, Law and Social Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK Key questions framed will include: ‘how do British Muslims apply meani...
The Qur'an: Text, Translation, and Culture, 2018

The Qur'an: Text, Translation, and Culture, 2018

2018-05-03
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10th SOAS Conference on The Qur'an Call for Papers Date: November 9-10, 2018 Venue: Brunei Gallery, SOAS University of London, London WC1H 0XG, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: May 15, 2018 Convenors: Prof. M.A.S. Abdel Haleem and Dr Mustafa Sha...
Muslims in the UK and Europe

Muslims in the UK and Europe

2018-05-02
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Postgraduate Symposium Date: June 18, 2018  Venue: The Moller Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0DE, UK Organized by: The Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge The University of Cambridge Centre of Islamic S...
Youth 360 Talks

Youth 360 Talks

2018-05-02
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Date: July 8, 2018 Venue: Hyatt MCO, Orlando, FL, USA Organizer: Muslim Congress Conference 2018 Youth Events There will be several youth-specific activities throughout the conference weekend including: - Workshops designed for and by the youth....
Summer Doctoral School (2019): "Religion and Atheism in Pluralist Societies"

Summer Doctoral School (2019): "Religion and Atheism in Pluralist Societies"

2018-05-01
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Call for Papers Date: June 17-19, 2019 Venue: Nantes, France Proposal Submission Deadline: September 15, 2018 Organized by: The Institute of religious pluralism and atheism (IPRA) The Institut du pluralisme religieux et de l’athéism...
Sunni and Shia Symposium at UCI

Sunni and Shia Symposium at UCI

2018-04-30
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The Shia Muslim Council, along with its partners, the Islamic Shura Council of Southern California, CAIR, MPAC and Bayan Claremont presented a unique symposium to discuss Sunni and Shia relations. Held at the University of California in Irvine, the s...
Islamic Studies in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Prospects

Islamic Studies in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Prospects

2018-04-16
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CILE Public Lecture Series Date: March 6, 2018 Venue: Hamad Bin Khalifa University's (HBKU) College of Islamic Studies (CIS), Ar-Rayyan, Qatar The Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE), a member of College of Islamic Studies (C...
Madinah & Bab al-Ilm 2018

Madinah & Bab al-Ilm 2018

2018-04-15
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Date: 22 July to 11 August 2018 The World Federation of KSIMC in partnership with The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ), and its Regional Members has re-organized an excellent educational opportunity for individuals where they will receive spiritua...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies Summer Session

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies Summer Session

2018-04-15
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Call for Papers Date: August 1–3, 2018 Venue: The Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: July 10, 2018 The 5, 6 & 7 December Session will be held at the University Churc...
Sunni and Shia Islamic Thought: Prospects and Challenges

Sunni and Shia Islamic Thought: Prospects and Challenges

2018-04-13
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Date: April 28, 2018 Venue: University of California, Irvine, CA, USA Organized by: Shia Muslim Council of Southern California On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, in collaboration with Islamic Shura Council of Southern Cal...
Islam: The Religion of Hope

Islam: The Religion of Hope

2018-04-12
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Date: July 6-8, 2018 Venue: Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport, Orlando, FL, USA Muslim Congress welcomes you to the 14th Annual National Conference in Orlando, FL on the weekend of July 6-8th 2018. Conference attendees will have a weekend...
IIIT European Summer School

IIIT European Summer School

2018-04-10
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Islam in Europe: Challenges of Pluralism Call for Application Date: August 4-18, 2018 Venue: Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina Application Deadline: 1 May 2018 Organized by: International Institute of Islamic Thought, London Office Faculty o...
Religion and the European Court of Human Rights

Religion and the European Court of Human Rights

2018-04-10
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Grassroots Mobilize Public Event & Conference: Date: May 3-4, 2018 Venue: Athens, Greece • PUBLIC EVENT (3 MAY): Religion and Secularism: does the Court go too far – or not far enough? The European public square has, in the last t...
Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK

Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK

2018-04-09
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Exploring the lives of Muslim communities in Britain with a particular emphasis on sociological and anthropological methodology, the Islam-UK Centre aims to promote scholarly and public understandings of Islam and the life of Muslim communities in th...
2018 MA Jameel Scholarships

2018 MA Jameel Scholarships

2018-04-07
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Call for Applications Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK Application Deadline: May 4, 2018 Applications are invited for THREE full-time scholarships for the MA Islam in Contemporary Britain for the academic year 2018/19. Eligibility criteria...
Thematic Study of the Quran (2018)

Thematic Study of the Quran (2018)

2018-04-05
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Date: June 2-3, 2018 Venue: Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, London, UK Organizer: The Islamic Institute for Development & Research (IIDR) Instructor: Shaykh SM Hasan al-Banna Discover in just one weekend how Quranic revelation c...
The inquisition (al-miḥnah) over the createdness of the Qur’an: Who was responsible?

The inquisition (al-miḥnah) over the createdness of the Qur’an: Who was responsible?

2018-04-05
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The Islamic College Monthly Lecture Series Lecturer: Shaykh Mohammad Saeed Bahmanpour Date: April 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm Venue: The Islamic College, 133 High Rd, London, UK Miḥnah or ‘trial’ refers to a period in which the Ḥanbalites were...
Islamophobia: Challenges & Opportunities

Islamophobia: Challenges & Opportunities

2018-04-03
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Date: April 22, 2018 @ 2:30 pm-5:30 pm Venue: Walsall Studio School, The Goldmine Centre, Walsall, UK Innovate Walsall CIC, cordially invites you to a panel event entitled “Islamophobia: Challenges & Opportunities” with keynote spea...
“Jihadi Audiovisualities”

“Jihadi Audiovisualities”

2018-04-02
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Date: October 4-5, 2018 Venue: The Department of Anthropology and African Studies, The Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany A thorough assessment of jihadist images and videos reveals a great multiplicity of textual, verbal, and visu...
The Great Women of Islam

The Great Women of Islam

2018-03-26
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On 25th March, Interpal held a one-day seminar on “The Great Women of Islam” including inspirational talks, panel discussion and auction. In our daily lives, we are often looking to be inspired by great people. What better way than to be...
Book Launch: The Qur’an and the Just Society

Book Launch: The Qur’an and the Just Society

2018-03-16
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Date: TBD Venue: Brunei Gallery Suite, SOAS, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0XG, UK Hosted by: Professor M. A. S. Abdel Haleem (King Fahd Professor of Islamic Studies, SOAS) Organized in partnership with Centre for Islamic Research and Education, Ebrahim...
The American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting: Qur'an Unit

The American Academy of Religion (AAR) Annual Meeting: Qur'an Unit

2018-03-15
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Date: November 17-20, 2018 Venue: Denver, CO, US Co-hosted by the Society of Biblical Literature and the American Academy of Religion, the Annual Meetings 2018 will be held November 17-20 in Denver, Colorado. With more than 1,200 academic sessions,...
The Heritage of Minority Faith Buildings in The 20th Century

The Heritage of Minority Faith Buildings in The 20th Century

2018-03-14
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Hosted by: Historic England and Society of Antiquaries of London Historic England has been working with partners over recent years to develop and deepen an understanding of the landscape of faith buildings in 20th century England, including the long...
The Quran: Why is it a miracle?

The Quran: Why is it a miracle?

2018-03-13
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A One Day Course Date: March 31, 2018 @ 9.00 am - 6.30 pm Venue: London & Online Organizer: The Islamic Institute for Development & Research (IIDR) A one-day special course to discover: - How the Quran itself testifies to its divine auth...
Quranic Studies International Conference

Quranic Studies International Conference

2018-03-04
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With Emphasis on Islamic Banking and Finance Call for Papers Date: August 4, 2018  Venue: Oxford, UK Proposal Submission Deadline: June 30, 2018 The International Conference on the Quranic Studies focuses on topics such as the emergence of...
Building Action Against Islamophobia

Building Action Against Islamophobia

2018-03-03
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With Islamophobia on the rise, it is important for us to reflect on how we got here so that we can challenge it effectively. Individual acts of intimidation and violence do not happen in a vacuum, and certainly did not begin with Brexit, or even 9/11...
"Shia Studies in UK, Current Situation and Future Prospects"

"Shia Studies in UK, Current Situation and Future Prospects"

2018-02-27
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Lecture Report in the Islamic Research and Information Center (IRIC) – Tehran IRIC was proud to host a meeting with Dr. Oliver Scharbrodt on the topic entitled “Shia studies in UK, current situation and future prospects “on 27th Fe...
NCSR 2018: Religion, Politics and Boundaries

NCSR 2018: Religion, Politics and Boundaries

2018-02-24
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The 24th Nordic Conference in the Sociology of Religion (NCSR 2018) Call for Papers Date: August 1-3, 2018 Venue: University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Proposal Submission Deadline: April 6, 2018 Growing religious diversity characterizes most countri...
Populist Politics & the Minority Voice

Populist Politics & the Minority Voice

2018-02-22
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Date: April 19, 2018 Venue: King's College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS, UK A one-day Muslims in Britain Research Network (MBRN) conference organized in partnership with the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, King’s College Lon...
The 2018 Public Seminar Series

The 2018 Public Seminar Series

2018-02-21
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Presented by Centre for the Study of Islam in the UK The Seminar Series is now in its 10th year. What began as very modest in-house graduate-focused seminars has now developed into a more substantial public-facing program. A rich and varied program ...
The Abrahamic Foundation Adult Courses 2018

The Abrahamic Foundation Adult Courses 2018

2018-02-19
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Course Start Date: March 16, 2018 Venue: The Abrahamic Foundation, Smethwick, Birmingham, UK A range of adult courses spread over 18 weeks. - Short Fiqh courses to help you learn the essentials of your religion - Short structured courses in seve...
International conference on the Policies, Regulations, and Bioethics of Genomic Research

International conference on the Policies, Regulations, and Bioethics of Genomic Research

2018-02-11
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Date: April 11-12, 2018 Venue: Doha, Qatar Organizers: Qatar Genome Program (QGP) in collaboration with the Research Center for Islamic Legislation and Ethics (CILE) Submission Deadline: March 10, 2018 In collaboration with the Research Cent...
MScT Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

MScT Scholarship in Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies at Edinburgh

2018-02-11
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University of Edinburgh Call for Applications Application Deadline: May 2, 2018 The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Edinburgh is delighted to invite applications for a fees only MSc Taught degree scholarship for any of its ...
Religion and Poverty

Religion and Poverty

2018-02-10
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Thematic Collection in Palgrave Communication Editors: Dr Gottfried Schweiger and Dr Helmut P Gaisbauer (University of Salzburg), Prof Clemens Sedmak (University of Notre Dame) Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan This is a rolling article collection and...
Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researchers

2018-02-09
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The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity Call for Applications Application Deadline: May 1, 2018 The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (Department for Socio-Cultural Diversity) wis...
Presence of IRIC in the International Conference of "Islam in Europe: Perspectives and Challenges"

Presence of IRIC in the International Conference of "Islam in Europe: Perspectives and Challenges"

2018-02-07
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On Wednesday, 7 February 2018, a group of IRIC experts participated in the international conference of "Islam in Europe: Perspectives and Challenges" which was hosted by al-Mustafa University, in Qom. The conference was attended by a group of schola...
International Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Society

International Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Society

2018-02-07
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Call for Papers Editor: Luis G. Roger-Castillo, Center of Byzantine, Modern Greek and Cypriot Studies Publisher: Common Ground Publishing Published Quarterly from 2011 (March, June, September, December) Submission Deadline: April 15, 20...
Innovative Approaches in Islamic Sciences and Education

Innovative Approaches in Islamic Sciences and Education

2018-02-06
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Date: September 20-22, 2018 Venue: University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany Organized by: The Institute of Islamic Theology at the University of Osnabrück The conference has two main goals: First, to allow an interdisciplinary d...
2018–2019 Postdoctoral Associateship Program (non-stipendiary)

2018–2019 Postdoctoral Associateship Program (non-stipendiary)

2018-02-02
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Call for Applications Postdoctoral Associateship Program: Advanced Historical Research in Islamic Art and Architecture Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University Application Deadline: March 1, 2018 The Aga Khan Program for Is...
Professor in Social and Cultural History of Islam and Islamic Worlds

Professor in Social and Cultural History of Islam and Islamic Worlds

2018-02-01
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Call for Applications Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Lausanne, Switzerland Starting Date: August 1, 2018 Application Deadline: March 8, 2018 The University of Lausanne is a higher teaching and research institution compos...
Lecture: Religious Diversity and Interreligious Dialogue

Lecture: Religious Diversity and Interreligious Dialogue

2018-01-31
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The Islamic College Monthly Lecture Series Lecturer: Amir Dastmalchian Date: February 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm Venue: The Islamic College, 133 High Road, Willesden, London NW10 2SW, UK For many religious believers around the world, particular...
The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in the Islamic Lands

The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in the Islamic Lands

2018-01-30
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Call for Papers 14th Colloquium of the Ernst Herzfeld Society for Studies in Islamic Art and Archaeology The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in the Islamic Lands: Current State of Research and New Perspectives Date: July 5–7, 20...
Religious Conversions: Then and Now

Religious Conversions: Then and Now

2018-01-29
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The 6th Annual International Conference of the Center for the Study of Conversions and Inter-Religious Encounters (CSoC) Date: May 28-31, 2018 Venue: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel In past conferences held at CSOC, religious conversion...
Call for Papers: “Refugees and Religion”

Call for Papers: “Refugees and Religion”

2018-01-28
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Call for Papers Date: September 27-28, 2018 Venue: Utrecht University, Drift 21, 3512 BR Utrecht, The Netherlands Abstract Submission Deadline: April 9, 2018 Organized by: Prof. Birgit Meyer (Utrecht University) and Prof. Peter van der Veer (Max ...
PhD Studentships in Islamic Studies: Islamic Civilization or Muslims in Europe

PhD Studentships in Islamic Studies: Islamic Civilization or Muslims in Europe

2018-01-27
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Call for Applications The Alwaleed Centre, University of Edinburgh Application Deadline: April 12, 2018 The Alwaleed Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World at the University of Edinburgh is now offering two PhD studentships, for r...
Muslim Women’s Religious Leadership and Authority in Europe and North America

Muslim Women’s Religious Leadership and Authority in Europe and North America

2018-01-27
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Call for Papers Date: September 13-14, 2018 Venue: University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9YL, UK Submission Deadline: April 3, 2018 Organizers: Khadijah Elshayyal (Alwaleed Centre, University of Edinburgh), Giulia Liberatore (Sociology & Isl...
CIWAS Annual Conference 2018: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

CIWAS Annual Conference 2018: Islam, the West, and Radicalism

2018-01-25
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Date: February 15, 2018 Venue: Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham Hill, Egham TW20 0EX, UK Organizer: The Centre for Islamic and West Asian Studies at Royal Holloway University of London Recent years have seen new waves of political ...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

2018-01-23
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Call for Papers Date: March 19-21, 2018 Venue: The Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, UK Abstract Submission Deadline: March 5, 2018 The Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies is a forum for discourse and presentat...
The Traditional Systems of Conflict Resolution

The Traditional Systems of Conflict Resolution

2018-01-22
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5th Annual International Conference on Ethnic and Religious Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding Call for papers Date: October 30 - November 1, 2018 Venue: 11 W Prospect Ave, NY 10550, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: 29 June 2018 The mai...
Symposium: Do You Need God to Be Good?

Symposium: Do You Need God to Be Good?

2018-01-20
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A multi-disciplinary symposium on religion and ethics Call for Papers Date: 30 July - 3 August 2018 Venue: TBD Papers would be welcomed on topics such as: The right to die/euthanasia State legislation on abortion, same-sex marriage, L...
Journey Through the Quran (2018)

Journey Through the Quran (2018)

2018-01-20
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Instructor: Shaykh Sharif MH al-Banna Date: May 19-20, 2018 and May 26-27, 2018 Venue: Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS, UK Under the tutelage of IIDR’s very own founder, Shaykh Hasan al-Banna, this course will giv...
Prophet Muhammad - As if you were with him

Prophet Muhammad - As if you were with him

2018-01-19
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Teacher: Shaykh Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi  Date: January 27 – July 14, 2018 Duration: 6 months (40 hours) Organizer: Cambridge Islamic Collage From the beginning of human history, billions upon billions of people have come and gone. From...
Religion and Politics: Conflict and Peace

Religion and Politics: Conflict and Peace

2018-01-19
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13th International Conference of the SIEF Ethnology of Religion Working Group Date: September 20-23, 2018 Venue: Siena, Italy Politics and religion have never existed in isolation but always stood in continuous interaction throughout times. The &l...
Lecture: Humor in Islam and Muslim Civilization

Lecture: Humor in Islam and Muslim Civilization

2018-01-19
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Lecturer: Yasmin Amin  The last session of the Islamic College’s monthly lecture series on “Humor in Islam and Muslim Civilization” was held on January 18. Muslims today are stereotyped as humorless. Grim images of burning fl...
6th International Course on Shi'a Islamic Studies

6th International Course on Shi'a Islamic Studies

2018-01-18
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Date: February 20-28, 2018 Venue: University of Religions and Denominations, Pardisan, Qom, Iran Registration Deadline: February 14, 2018 Shiʿi Islam, with its rich and extensive history, has played a crucial role in the evolution of Islam as both...
Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective

2018-01-17
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Call for Papers Date: July 30 – August 3, 2018 Venue: Helsinki, Finland Proposal Submission Deadline: February 14, 2018 The Quran and Islamic Tradition in Comparative Perspective unit of the ISBL welcomes proposals for both individual paper...
Associate Professor in Religious Studies (with a Focus on Indigenous Religions)

Associate Professor in Religious Studies (with a Focus on Indigenous Religions)

2018-01-16
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Call for Applications University of Tromsø, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences & Education Application Deadline: February 14, 2018 The Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education at the University of Tromsø – T...
Heritage Revisited – Rediscovering Islamic Objects in Enlightenment Europe

Heritage Revisited – Rediscovering Islamic Objects in Enlightenment Europe

2018-01-15
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Call for Papers Date: September 27-28, 2018 Venue: Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Universität Wien, Austria Abstract Submission Deadline: February 1, 2018 The large bronze griffin now kept in the Museo dell’Opera del Duomo in Pisa ...
Islamic Archaeology Day 2018

Islamic Archaeology Day 2018

2018-01-14
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Date: February 3, 2018 @ 11:00 - 18:00 Venue: UCL Institute of Archaeology, 31-34 Gordon Square, London, UK Organizers: Corisande Fenwick (UCL), Hugh Kennedy (SOAS), Tim Williams (UCL) The 4th Islamic Archaeology Day, jointly hosted by SOAS a...
Summer Courses on Shi‘a Studies

Summer Courses on Shi‘a Studies

2018-01-13
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Date: July 15 – 30, 2018 Venue: Qom, Iran Organized by: Al-Hikmah Institute of Al-Mustafa International University Al-hikmah Institute of Al-Mustafa International University organizes a summer program for Shi‘a studies. This program pr...
The Sacred in Conflict: Disagreements between and within Religions

The Sacred in Conflict: Disagreements between and within Religions

2018-01-13
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Second Doctoral Conference in Religious Studies Date: June 28-30, 2018 Venue: Center for Religious Studies, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary Organizer: Center for Religious Studies, Central European University Abstract Submission De...
Self-identity and Otherness: Shia Approaches to Religious Pluralism

Self-identity and Otherness: Shia Approaches to Religious Pluralism

2018-01-12
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European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) 2018 Date: June 17-21, 2018 Venue: University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Chair and Convenor: Dr. phil. Shirin Naef (University of Zurich) This panel is an examination of the history of Shia...
Embracing The Muslim Community: The Revert Experience

Embracing The Muslim Community: The Revert Experience

2018-01-11
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This event was a collaboration between The Revert Hub and the Islamic Society at SOAS and took place on the 1st of February 2018 in the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS, London. It was a memorable and enjoyable evening with 3 really interesting p...
Islamic Ethics and the Trusteeship Paradigm

Islamic Ethics and the Trusteeship Paradigm

2018-01-09
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Islamic Ethics and the Trusteeship Paradigm: Interdisciplinary Explorations Call for Papers Abstract Submission Deadline: February 5, 2018 The question of ethics (al-akhlāq (pl.) in Arabic) in the field of Islamic Studies is nascent. The domi...
Another Orient: Conversion and Rediscovery of Islam in Interwar Europe

Another Orient: Conversion and Rediscovery of Islam in Interwar Europe

2018-01-07
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Date: March 5, 2018 @ 5:30 - 7:00 pm Speaker: Edin Hajdarpasic Event Sponsor: Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, CREEES Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies In the aftermath of the First World War, the conversion...
Religions and Sustainable Development Goals

Religions and Sustainable Development Goals

2018-01-06
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Perspectives from Judaism, Christianity and Islam Date: July 23 – August 10, 2018 Venue: Bossey, Switzerland Application Deadline: April 9, 2018 Intended for an international audience of young people (ages 20-35) interested and en...
Youth Development Program (YDP) 2018

Youth Development Program (YDP) 2018

2018-01-06
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Date: March 3-4, 2018 Application Deadline: February 11, 2018 Organizer: The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ) The aim of the Youth Development Program is to develop personal and enhance leadership capacity across the youth in the Council of Euro...
PhD Scholarship in Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen

PhD Scholarship in Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen

2018-01-05
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Call for Applications University of Groningen, Netherlands Disciplines: Islamic Studies, Religious Studies Application Deadline: April 01, 2018 The Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Groningen is an ambitious facu...
Islam & Democracy, Diplomacy in Islam, Islamic & International Law

Islam & Democracy, Diplomacy in Islam, Islamic & International Law

2018-01-03
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5th World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES) Venue: Seville, The Capital of Andalusia Date: July 16-22, 2018 Organizer: International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort (Co-IRIS) Subject Fields: Arabic History / Studies,...
Conference on ‘Lovers of the Ahlul Bayt(as) and Takfirism Issue’

Conference on ‘Lovers of the Ahlul Bayt(as) and Takfirism Issue’

2018-01-02
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Hannah Smith reflects upon her trip to the latest global unity and Islamic awakening conference in Tehran (November 23-25, 2017)
Senior Lecturer for Teaching Koran Arabic

Senior Lecturer for Teaching Koran Arabic

2018-01-02
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Institute for Islamic Studies, University of Vienna, Austria Call for Applications Application Deadline: February 5, 2018 Job Status: 4 Years, Part-time, 20 Hours per week The Department of Islamic-Theological Studies at the Faculty of Philologic...
4th International Conference on Arts, Music, Literature and Islamic Studies (AMLIS-2018)

4th International Conference on Arts, Music, Literature and Islamic Studies (AMLIS-2018)

2018-01-02
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Date: March 19-20, 2018 Venue: Holiday Inn Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Abstract Submissions Deadline: January 20, 2018 The idea of 4th International Conference on Arts, Music, Literature and Islamic Studies (AMLIS-2018) scheduled on March 1...
International Conference on Islamic Education (ICIE) 2018

International Conference on Islamic Education (ICIE) 2018

2018-01-01
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Date: March 28-30, 2018 Venue: Bandung, Indonesia Subject Fields: Educational Technology, Humanities, Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology International Conference on Islamic Education (ICIE) hosted by Faculty o...
Part-time Islamic Studies

Part-time Islamic Studies

2017-12-29
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Starting Date: February 26, 2018 Organized by: Al-Mahdi Institute Application Deadline: February 16, 2018 Al-Mahdi Institute is now enrolling for Part-time Islamic studies starting from Monday 26th February 2018. Modules available include “I...
AMI Tafsir Series 2018

AMI Tafsir Series 2018

2017-12-28
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Starting Date: February 20, 2018 Organized by: Al-Mahdi Institute Featuring FOUR five-week courses exploring Sūrat al-Hujurāt, Sūrat al-Jinn, Sūrat al-Zumar and Sūrat al-Wāqi’ah available to study in-house at Al-Mahdi Institute. Details are ...
Cambridge Muslim College Winter Term 2018

Cambridge Muslim College Winter Term 2018

2017-12-27
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Winter 2018 Venue: Cambridge Muslim College, 14 Saint Paul's Road, Cambridge, UK The Winter Term classes of Cambridge Muslim College (CMC) are organized as a series and participants are encouraged to attend each session. They must register for each...
Summer School: Religion in Cities

Summer School: Religion in Cities

2017-12-21
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Contested Presences, Contested Regulations Call for Application Date: August 20-24, 2018 Venue: Groningen, the Netherlands Application Deadline: June 1, 2018 This summer school is designed for finalizing Bachelor students, Master students and Ph...
Muslim Congress Prehawza Program

Muslim Congress Prehawza Program

2017-12-19
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SPRING 2018 Course Start Date: January 22, 2018 Muslim Congress is a charitable non-profit organization in accordance with section 501 (c)(3) of the IRS tax code. It seeks to promote unity among the Muslims of North America. Our goal is to exc...
BGSMCS Doctoral Grants for International Students in Germany

BGSMCS Doctoral Grants for International Students in Germany

2017-12-19
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Application Deadline: January 31, 2018 The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies (BGSMCS) will admit up to ten PhD students to its doctoral program, which is to begin on 1 October 2018. The Graduate School is a joint project of Freie ...
The Measure of Integration - Economic Structures and Resources of the Early Islamic Empire

The Measure of Integration - Economic Structures and Resources of the Early Islamic Empire

2017-12-17
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Date: February 16-17, 2018 Venue: Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany The Old World dry belt from the Atlantic to the Hindukush experienced in the Early Islamic Empire a prosperity and mobility of resources and people which was unprecedented...
A conference on: "Bible, churches and spirituality in a (non?-)secular world"

A conference on: "Bible, churches and spirituality in a (non?-)secular world"

2017-12-16
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Call for Papers Date: September 26 - 27, 2018 Venue: Stellenbosch (near Cape Town), South Africa Proposal Submission Deadline: February 1, 2018 The discipline of Christian Spirituality at the University of South Africa (UNISA) and Volos Academy f...
Historic symposium on statelessness plans joint interreligious action

Historic symposium on statelessness plans joint interreligious action

2017-12-14
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An “Interfaith Symposium on Statelessness” held 7-8 December in Rome focused, for the first time in history, on joint actions from Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Christian and Jewish groups to address statelessness. The symposium was cosponsor...
Religions and Identities in the European Migration Crisis

Religions and Identities in the European Migration Crisis

2017-12-10
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Mid-term Conference Call for Papers and Panel Proposals Date: 30 August - 1 September 2018 Venue: University of Turin, Turin, Italy Submission Deadline: January 10, 2018 The relation between immigration, citizenship, integration/participation i...
Shii Studies: The State of the Art

Shii Studies: The State of the Art

2017-12-10
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On December 7-9, the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) held an International Conference entitled “Shii Studies: The State of the Art” organized by Hassan Ansari (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) and Sabine Schmidtke (Institute fo...
A conference on "Spirituality, Theology, Education"

A conference on "Spirituality, Theology, Education"

2017-12-08
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Call for Papers Date: September 20-22, 2018 Venue: University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa Proposal Submission Deadline: February 1, 2018 The discipline of Christian Spirituality at the University of South Africa (UNISA) and the Depart...
The Fourth International Conference on Shi'i Studies 2018

The Fourth International Conference on Shi'i Studies 2018

2017-12-07
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The Islamic College invites abstracts for its Annual Conference specializing in the growing field of Shi‘i Studies.
Populist Politics and the Minority Voice: British Muslims, Extremisms and Inclusion

Populist Politics and the Minority Voice: British Muslims, Extremisms and Inclusion

2017-12-05
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A one-day Muslims in Britain Research Network conference organized in partnership with the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, King’s College London
16th Annual MAS-ICNA Convention: "American Muslims"

16th Annual MAS-ICNA Convention: "American Muslims"

2017-12-03
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American Muslims: Shaping the Future through Faith and Vision Date: December 28 - 30, 2017 Venue: Mccormick Place, Chicago, IL 60616, USA The Annual MAS-ICNA Convention is one of the largest and most diverse Islamic conventions in North Ameri...
First International Course on “Gender and Women’s Studies”

First International Course on “Gender and Women’s Studies”

2017-11-26
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Organized by Women and Family Research Center (WRC) Date: March 3-6, 2018 Venue: Qom, Iran Gender, though has always been crucial in shaping societies, now there are much clear views of the ways in which gender and society interact. Misconceptions...
EARLI SIG19 - Conference on Religious and Spiritual Education

EARLI SIG19 - Conference on Religious and Spiritual Education

2017-11-25
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Worldviews in Creating Meaning and Purpose for Learning Call for Papers Date: June 11-13, 2018 Venue:  University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland Proposal Submission Deadline: Dec. 15, 2017 The sixth biennial conference of the European...
Islamophobia Conference 2017: The Rise of Nativism

Islamophobia Conference 2017: The Rise of Nativism

2017-11-21
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Date: December 10, 2017 Venue: P21 Gallery, 21 Chalton St, Kings Cross, London NW1 1JD, UK Last year’s Islamophobia conference discussed the creation of a police state in the UK. While the policies aimed at surveilling, criminalizing and extr...
University Lecturer in the Eastern Islamic World and Persian-Speaking Lands

University Lecturer in the Eastern Islamic World and Persian-Speaking Lands

2017-11-21
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Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 17, 2017 Salary Range: £39,992 - £50,618 per annum The Department of Middle Eastern Studies of the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cambridge wis...
Approaching Religious Texts in Early Islam: The Sanaa Qur’an Palimpsest as Example

Approaching Religious Texts in Early Islam: The Sanaa Qur’an Palimpsest as Example

2017-11-20
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Date: December 11, 2017 Venue: The Institute of Ismaili Studies, 210 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DA, UK The round table brings together five scholars of the Qur’an and early Islamic documents on the occasion of the publication of Asma...
Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Study of Religions

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Study of Religions

2017-11-19
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University of Helsinki Call for Applications Application Deadline: December 12, 2017 Founded in 1640, the University of Helsinki is one of the best multidisciplinary research universities in the world. The University of Helsinki is an internationa...
Contemporary Religion in Historical Perspective: Publics and Performances

Contemporary Religion in Historical Perspective: Publics and Performances

2017-11-19
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Date: February 19-21, 2018 Venue: Kents Hill, Milton Keynes, UK Themes:  Education, Media, Pilgrimage, Politics, Ritual, Spirituality Bringing historical perspective to the contemporary role of religion in the public sphere, this conference w...
The 5th Kuala Lumpur International Islamic Studies & Civilisations Conference 2017

The 5th Kuala Lumpur International Islamic Studies & Civilisations Conference 2017

2017-11-18
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Challenges and Opportunities of The 4th Industrial Revolution Date: December 2-3, 2017 Venue: Hotel Bangi-Putrajaya, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia The breadth and diversity of research areas concerning Islamic Studies and Civilizations is a testi...
Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East

Conference on Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East

2017-11-18
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The International Conference on “Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East,” was held in Athens on 30 and 31 October 2017, was a major international event taking place at a time when developments in the ...
Workshop: 'From Oriens Christianus to the Islamic Near East'

Workshop: 'From Oriens Christianus to the Islamic Near East'

2017-11-16
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Theological, Historical and Cultural Cross-pollination in the Eastern Mediterranean of Late Antiquity Date: December 7-8, 2017 Venue: Freie Universität Berlin, Kaiserswerther Str. 16-18, 14195 Berlin, Germany Admission: Free and ope...
Workshop: The Study of Ḥadīth Commentaries

Workshop: The Study of Ḥadīth Commentaries

2017-11-15
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Uncovering an Important Genre of Islamic Scholarship A Workshop organized by the Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures Venue: Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures, Hamburg, Germany Date: 30 November - 2 December 2017 Ḥadīth commentat...
Confronting Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes in Britain

Confronting Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes in Britain

2017-11-12
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Challenges and Opportunities Part of the Islamophobia Awareness Month (iAM) Date: November 29, 2017 Venue: Finsbury Park Mosque, 7-11 St Thomas's Rd, London, UK Supported by: University of Birmingham | University of Sussex&nbs...
The Politics of Islam in Europe and North America

The Politics of Islam in Europe and North America

2017-11-07
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Call for Proposals Date: June 27-28, 2018 Venue: Paris, France Proposal Submission Deadline: November 30, 2017 The politics of Islam in Europe and North America has become critically important across political science and related disciplines. The...
Winter Semester 2017 Registration

Winter Semester 2017 Registration

2017-11-06
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Winter Semester 2017 Registration Professional Course on The Cultural Interaction between Islam and Western Societies Registration Deadline: December 5, 2017 The Islamic R...
Philosophical Hermeneutics in the Islamicate Context

Philosophical Hermeneutics in the Islamicate Context

2017-11-06
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Call for Papers Date: May 9-11, 2018 Venue: UCLouvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium Abstract Submission Deadline: January 1, 2018 The Center for Phenomenological Studies (CEP), together with the Department of Philosophy of the Istanbul 29 Mayis Uni...
Fifth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS)

Fifth Annual Conference of the British Association for Islamic Studies (BRAIS)

2017-11-05
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Call for Panels and Papers Date: April 9-11, 2018 Venue: Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS), University of Exeter, UK Submission Deadline: December 3, 2017 Following BRAIS’s successful conferences in Edinburgh (April 2014), L...
2nd International Conference on Islamic Heritage Architecture and Art

2nd International Conference on Islamic Heritage Architecture and Art

2017-11-04
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Call for Papers Date: April 17-19, 2018 Venue: Malta (93km south of Sicily and 288km north of Africa) The Conference on Islamic Heritage Architecture and Art started in Valencia, Spain (2016) and, following its success, it is now being reconvened....
Conference on Media, Religion and Public Scholarship

Conference on Media, Religion and Public Scholarship

2017-11-03
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Call for Sessions and Papers Date: August 8-11, 2018 Venue: University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA Deadline for Panel and Paper proposals: December 4, 2017 The Center for Media, Religion and Culture and the College of Med...
Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Visiting Fellowships 2018

Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Visiting Fellowships 2018

2017-10-28
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Application Deadline: January 19, 2018 Disciplines: Culture, Islamic Studies, Religious Studies, Sociology The Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (OCIS) has developed an international network of personal and institutional contacts to enable liaison,...
Representing Muslim Women: Muslim Women and the Media

Representing Muslim Women: Muslim Women and the Media

2017-10-27
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Call for Applications: Training Institute Date: January – December 2018 First Seminar: February 2-4th, 2018 Venue: Berkeley, CA, USA Application Deadline: November 10, 2017 The media is the most powerful vehicle for representing or misrepr...
The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

The Reach of Empire - The Early Islamic Empire at Work

2017-10-26
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Call for Papers Date: October 11-13, 2018 Venue: Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: January 31, 2018 As the ERC project “The Early Islamic Empire at Work – The View from the Regions Toward the Cen...
University Lecturer in Islamic Theology

University Lecturer in Islamic Theology

2017-10-24
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Call for Applications University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Application Deadline: November 12, 2017 The Faculty of Theology at the University of Helsinki invites applications for a permanent position of Uni­versity Lec­turer in Is­lamic...
Islamic Studies with Spiritual Retreat

Islamic Studies with Spiritual Retreat

2017-10-18
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Date: January 2-7, 2018 Venue: The Islamic College, 133 High Rd, London NW10 2SW, UK Course Registration Fee: £50 The course ‘Islamic Studies with Spiritual Retreat’, introduces students to the academic study of Islam via an...
Muslims in Europe: A Clash or a Meeting of Civilizations?

Muslims in Europe: A Clash or a Meeting of Civilizations?

2017-10-18
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Lecturer: Uriya Shavit On 18 October, from 13:00-15:00 hours, Uriya Shavit presented a lecture entitled: “Muslims in Europe: A Clash or a Meeting of Civilizations?” The lecture took place in Wijnhaven 2.02 in The Hague. The lecture exam...
Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program Visiting Fellowships

Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program Visiting Fellowships

2017-10-16
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Applications Deadline:  January 1, 2018 Harvard Law School's Islamic Legal Studies Program: Law and Social Change invites applications for Visiting Fellowships for the 2018-2019 academic year. This fellowship provides opportunities for outstand...
Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

2017-10-14
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New College of Florida Application Deadline: Open Until Filled New College of Florida invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in Islamic studies. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline, teaching experience, ...
Studies of Religion Conference 2017

Studies of Religion Conference 2017

2017-10-12
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On the 10th of March, 2017, the annual Studies of Religion in Focus ISRA conference was held at the Mercure in Central. The conference encompassed a number of workshops aimed at assisting year 11 and 12 Studies of Religion teachers to facilitate...
MAB National Convention 2017: My Faith, My inspiration

MAB National Convention 2017: My Faith, My inspiration

2017-10-11
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Date: October 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm  Venue: The New Bingley Hall, Birmingham, UK The Muslim Community is full of skilled, motivated and aspiring people. On numerous occasions, the Community has shown its amazing power! However th...
Classical Islamic World Book Prize

Classical Islamic World Book Prize

2017-10-11
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Application Deadline: February 28, 2018 Gorgias Press is delighted to announce that the international Classical Islamic World Book Prize (CIW) is available again for 2018. Based on the decision of an internationally renowned panel of ...
The Power of Prejudice: Race and Religion in America

The Power of Prejudice: Race and Religion in America

2017-10-09
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The Islamic Seminary of America presented its first weekend seminar entitled “The Power of Prejudice: Race and Religion in America” on October 6-8, 2017. This short seminar involved students in a critical, reflective analysis of how prej...
Workshop:  Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world

Workshop: Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world

2017-09-27
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The Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures (CSMC) cordially invites you to a workshop on "Rulers as Authors in the Islamic world: Knowledge, authority and legitimacy".
Sacred Journeys 5th Global Conference: Pilgrimage & Beyond

Sacred Journeys 5th Global Conference: Pilgrimage & Beyond

2017-09-27
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Call for Papers Date: July 5-6, 2018 Venue: Indiana University (IU) Europe Gateway, Berlin, Germany Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018 The latest research indicates that more than 400 million people embark annually on traditional pil...
Boston College Biennial Conference on the History of Religion

Boston College Biennial Conference on the History of Religion

2017-09-26
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Call for Papers Date: March 23-24, 2018 Venue: Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA Proposal Submission Deadline: November 15, 2017 From illuminated manuscripts to Buddhist stupas to the Pope’s twitter account, the representation of relig...
Islam & Atheism: Irreconcilable Enemies?

Islam & Atheism: Irreconcilable Enemies?

2017-09-26
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How can Humanist & Muslims make it work? Date: November 13, 2017 Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL, UK Modern Britain is a plural society. Around one in twenty of us - and one in eight Londoners - identifies as a Muslim, ...
Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor in Islamic Studies

2017-09-25
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University of California, Los Angeles Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 15, 2017 The Department of Near Eastern Languages & Cultures at the University of California, Los Angeles, announces a search for a tenure-track position...
Two PhD Studentships on the Transformation of Shii Islam since the 1950s

Two PhD Studentships on the Transformation of Shii Islam since the 1950s

2017-09-19
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University of Birmingham Call for Applications Application Deadline: October 27, 2017 The Department of Theology and Religion at the University of Birmingham seeks to award 2 PhD studentships to work on the ERC-funded project ‘Creating an Al...
Call for Book Proposals

Call for Book Proposals

2017-09-19
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By the Religion in Society Research Network  The Religion in Society Research Network is seeking new academic book proposals. We welcome submissions from across national origins, experience levels, and disciplinary perspectives. ...
Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

Oxford Symposium on Religious Studies

2017-09-18
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Call for Papers Date: December 4-6, 2017 Venue: The Old Library of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, UK Sponsored by: Oxford Academic Symposia Abstract Submission Deadline: November 10, 2017 The Oxford Symposium on Religious S...
High Training School in Sociology of Religion in Rome

High Training School in Sociology of Religion in Rome

2017-09-18
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Date: December 27-30, 2017 Venue: Rome, Italy The High Training School in Sociology of Religion will take place in Rome from 27 to 30 December 2017, in collaboration with the International Center for the Sociology of Religion (ICSOR) and the Sectio...
The Unity Conference

The Unity Conference

2017-09-16
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On September 16, Think for Actions presented the results from their nationwide Canadian Community Engagement Study accessing the interaction between Canadians of all faiths. They addressed ways to combat Islamophobia, Racism, Discrimination and provi...
Abraham’s Discovery of God in Islamic and Jewish Narratives

Abraham’s Discovery of God in Islamic and Jewish Narratives

2017-09-06
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Lecture by Shari L. Lowin Date: November 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm Venue:  Claxton Room, Elliott University Center, UNCG, 507 Stirling St, Greensboro, NC 27412, USA Shari L. Lowin is Professor of Islamic and Jewish Studies in the Religious Studi...
Multiple Religious Identities – Individuals, Communities, Traditions

Multiple Religious Identities – Individuals, Communities, Traditions

2017-09-06
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16th Annual Conference of the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) Call for Proposals Date: June 17-21, 2018 Venue: University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Submission Deadline: December 1, 2017 As empirical realities, religions are ne...
Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

2017-09-05
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Colgate University, New York The department of Religion at Colgate University invites applications for a tenure-stream position in Islamic Studies at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester 2018. Ph.D. degree is expected prior to or...
One Day Course: Free 'Introduction to Islam'

One Day Course: Free 'Introduction to Islam'

2017-09-05
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Date: September 24, 2017 @ 12 pm – 4 pm Venue: Library Hall, London Central Mosque, 146 Park Rd, Marylebone, London NW8 7RG, UK If you are new to Islam, wishing to refresh your knowledge or just interested to learn more about Islam in general...
Islam in the Media: Are we getting it right?

Islam in the Media: Are we getting it right?

2017-09-04
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A Panel Discussion Organized by One World Media Date: September 21, 2017 @ 5:15 pm – 8:30 pm Venue: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 1 Exchange Square, London EC2A 2JN, UK Join us to discuss UK media’s coverage of Isla...
“One thing is clear, faith communities can be a tremendous driver of change”

“One thing is clear, faith communities can be a tremendous driver of change”

2017-09-03
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Gathering at World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden on 30 August, representatives from a range of faith communities and organizations engaged in water issues held a session exploring how faith communities can help achieve the sixth Sustainable Develop...
Dialogue on sacred texts yields peace-building insights

Dialogue on sacred texts yields peace-building insights

2017-09-03
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At a meeting at the Center for Interreligious Dialogue (CID) in Tehran, Iran on 20-23 August, delegations from the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the Iranian Shia community gathered, with a sense of warmth and a willingness for deep exchange, fo...
"Religious? Secular? Re-thinking Islam and Space in Europe"

"Religious? Secular? Re-thinking Islam and Space in Europe"

2017-09-03
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Call for Papers Date: November 30, 2017 – December 1, 2017 Venue: University of Cambridge, The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge, UK Submission Deadline: September 17, 2017 Organized by: Mr Chris Moses (University of Cambridge), Mr ...
Online Course: Introduction to Shiʿi Islam

Online Course: Introduction to Shiʿi Islam

2017-09-02
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Fall 2017 | Hartford Seminary Date: Tuesdays, 4:00-6:45 PM Instructor: Dr. Seyfeddin Kara This course provides a historical study of the development of Shiʿi Islam against the backdrop of key events such the succession crisis and Occultation (Ghay...
Colloquium on Academic Shi’a Studies

Colloquium on Academic Shi’a Studies

2017-09-01
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Session with a Group of Shi’a Studies Scholars A group of 14 scholars from different countries who were interested to participate in a one-week intensive course on Shi’ism that was organized by the University of Religions and Denominat...
Freedom of religion and conscience: Restoring civility, protecting pluralism

Freedom of religion and conscience: Restoring civility, protecting pluralism

2017-09-01
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Date: September 13, 2017 @ 10:30 AM – 12:15 PM Venue: The Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW. Washington, DC 20036, USA Deep and increasingly bitter polarization along partisan, ideological, and religious lines seems to have b...
Global Dynamics of Shia Marriages

Global Dynamics of Shia Marriages

2017-08-26
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Annelies Moors (AISSR, UvA) and Yafa Shanneik (University of Birmingham) organized an exploratory workshop about the Global Dynamics of Shia Marriages at the University of Amsterdam as part of the ERC project ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marri...
Social Policy in the Islamic World

Social Policy in the Islamic World

2017-08-24
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Call for Papers Date: May 12-13, 2018 Venue: Allameh Tabataba’i University, Tehran, Iran Abstract Submission Deadline:  September 10, 2017 Allameh Tabataba’i University (the largest public university specialized in humanities an...
Assistant Professor of Religion and Society, Boston University

Assistant Professor of Religion and Society, Boston University

2017-08-23
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Boston University, School of Theology Call for Application Application Deadline: Open until filled Boston University School of Theology invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin...
Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies (Islam in Asia/Asian Religious Traditions)

Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies (Islam in Asia/Asian Religious Traditions)

2017-08-18
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University of Glasgow, School of Critical Studies Call for Application Application Deadline: August 31, 2017 To undertake high-quality research and research supervision, to make an active and high level contribution in the School of Critical Studi...
Religious Pluralism and Social Diversity: Religions in the European Public Space

Religious Pluralism and Social Diversity: Religions in the European Public Space

2017-08-16
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Call for Papers Date: October 3-5, 2018 Venue: Nantes, France Submission Deadline: September 1, 2017 “Identity”, wrote historian Tony Judt, “is a dangerous word”. Indeed, identity politics today, often based on essentializ...
University Assistant (prae doc) at the Institut für Islamisch-theologische Studien

University Assistant (prae doc) at the Institut für Islamisch-theologische Studien

2017-08-15
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University of Vienna Call for Application Application Deadline: August 31, 2017 The Department of Islamic-Theological Studies at the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies provides theological research and teaching to promote scientific educ...
The Madinah and Bab ul Ilm Courses 2017

The Madinah and Bab ul Ilm Courses 2017

2017-08-14
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The Madinah and Bab ul Ilm courses 2017, which marked the 15th consecutive summer program by The World Federation, has now been completed. Participants between the ages of 14 to 24, from Khoja communities worldwide, went on 3-week Islamic educationa...
Historians of Islamic Art Association Biennial Symposium "Border Crossing"

Historians of Islamic Art Association Biennial Symposium "Border Crossing"

2017-08-13
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Call for Papers Date: October 25–27, 2018 Venue: Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: September 7, 2017 The 2018 HIAA symposium will bring together an international group of established and emerging scholars of ...
"Revisiting Mamre": The Stranger in the Three Abrahamic Faiths

"Revisiting Mamre": The Stranger in the Three Abrahamic Faiths

2017-08-13
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Call for Papers Date: December 4-5, 2017 Venue: Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY), Flushing, NY, USA Abstract Submission Deadline: August 25, 2017 In Genesis 18, Abraham goes out of his way to provide for the three strangers who ...
BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize 2018

BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize 2018

2017-08-12
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The Third Round of the BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize in the Study of Islam and the Muslim World is now open for submissions.
Islamic Schooling Renewal – A Focus on Curriculum

Islamic Schooling Renewal – A Focus on Curriculum

2017-08-06
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Conference Report 2nd Annual Australian Islamic Schooling Conference Date: July 11-12, 2017 Venue: Mount Lofty House, 74 Mount Lofty Summit Rd, Crafers, SA 5152, Australia Organizer: The Centre for Islamic Thought and Education (CITE) and the Uni...
Muslim Cultures in the Indian Ocean

Muslim Cultures in the Indian Ocean

2017-08-05
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Diversity and Pluralism, Past and Present Call for Papers Date: September 12-14, 2018 Venue: Academic Building, 10 Handyside Street, Kings Cross, London N1C, UK Submission Deadline: September 30, 2017 This conference aims to explore the diversit...
Assistant- or Associate-Level Faculty Position in Law and Legal Institutions in Muslim Societies

Assistant- or Associate-Level Faculty Position in Law and Legal Institutions in Muslim Societies

2017-08-05
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Stanford University Application Deadline: October 15, 2017 Stanford University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or a tenured Associate Professor faculty position focused on law and legal institutions of Islam and/or Musli...
Two Post-Doctoral Positions at CEFRES - Charles University

Two Post-Doctoral Positions at CEFRES - Charles University

2017-08-03
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Cofunded by the Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic and CEFRES (French Research Center in Humanities and Social Sciences) Period: 1 January 2018—31 December 2019 Application Deadline: August 23, 2017 Application Language: English only...
Science and Technology in the Islamic Middle Periods

Science and Technology in the Islamic Middle Periods

2017-08-02
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Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg Fall School 2017 (Webinar) Call for Applications Date: September 25-29, 2017 Application Deadline: August 15, 2017 Each fall the Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg offers, at no cost, an intensive, five-day course to Mamluk schol...
Muslim Art Conference 2017

Muslim Art Conference 2017

2017-08-02
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Exploring Contemporary Muslim Art, Culture and Heritage in Britain Date: September 14, 2017 Venue: Birmingham, UK Art and culture provide a means of communication, an alternative platform to share stories, celebrate contributions to society and ch...
Introduction to Islamic Codicology

Introduction to Islamic Codicology

2017-08-02
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Date: September 4–8, 2017 Venue: Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK The Islamic Manuscript Association—in partnership with the Thesaurus Islamicus Foundation, Cambridge University Library, and the University of Cambridge's HRH ...
Maslaha, Siyasa and Good Governance: Shari'a and Society Workshop

Maslaha, Siyasa and Good Governance: Shari'a and Society Workshop

2017-08-01
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Call for Papers Date: April 19-20, 2018 Venue: The Centre for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway Funded by: The Understanding Sharia Project (USPPIP) Abstract Submission Deadline: October 30, 2017 We are pleased to an...
Brill's Middle East and Islamic Studies Early-Career Paper Prize 2017

Brill's Middle East and Islamic Studies Early-Career Paper Prize 2017

2017-07-25
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Submissions Deadline: October 1, 2017 To encourage and support early-career scholars seeking to publish in leading academic journals, Brill is awarding an annual prize for an outstanding article in the field of Middle East and Islamic Studies. Brill...
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Islamic Studies

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Islamic Studies

2017-07-23
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Stanford University Call for Applications Application Deadline: September 15, 2017 The Department of Religious Studies at Stanford University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, a tenured Associate Professor or a tenured F...
"Material Culture Methods in the Middle Islamic Periods"

"Material Culture Methods in the Middle Islamic Periods"

2017-07-22
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Call for Papers Date: December 8-10, 2017 Venue: Bristol Hotel, Bonn, Germany Sponsor: Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg, University of Bonn Abstract Submission Deadline: September 8, 2017 This year’s international conference is devoted to the stu...
First Annual Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

First Annual Great Lakes Adiban Workshop

2017-07-22
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Date: Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2017 Venue: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5324, USA We are pleased to announce our first annual workshop, which will take place on the campus of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, a convenien...
Science and Religion Conference

Science and Religion Conference

2017-07-16
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‘What is Consciousness and Why Observers Matter in Quantum Theory’ Date: September 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Venue: Trinity Hall, Cambridge, CB2 1TJ, UK Registration for Cambridge Muslim College’s first Science and Relig...
The 13th Annual National Muslim Congress Conference

The 13th Annual National Muslim Congress Conference

2017-07-15
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Date: August 18-20, 2017 Venue: Hyatt Regency DFW, 2334 North International Parkway, Dallas, TX, USA The 13th Annual National Muslim Congress Conference will be held in Dallas, TX on Aug 18-20th 2017. In attendance will be a number of renowned...
The EASR Annual Conference 2017: Communicating Religion

The EASR Annual Conference 2017: Communicating Religion

2017-07-15
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Date: September 18-21, 2017 Venue: University of Leuven, Belgium Communication plays a crucial role in religion and religious praxis. Religions claim to be able to create links with the divine and the transcendent, between humans and superhuman age...
Islam and Justice: AAIMS Inaugural Conference on the Study of Islam and Muslim Societies

Islam and Justice: AAIMS Inaugural Conference on the Study of Islam and Muslim Societies

2017-07-13
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Call for Papers Date: December 18-19, 2017 Venue: The Spot-B01 (Copland Theatre), University of Melbourne (Parkville), Australia Abstract Submission Deadline: August 11, 2017 Hosted by the National Centre of Excellence for Islamic Studies ...
PhD Fellowship at the Faculty of Theology, Qur’anic studies

PhD Fellowship at the Faculty of Theology, Qur’anic studies

2017-07-13
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University of Copenhagen Call for Application Application Deadline: September 1, 2017 Subject to available grants, the Faculty of Theology, University of Copenhagen, hereby announces that a three-year PhD scholarship will be available from October...
Stanford Institute on Islam

Stanford Institute on Islam

2017-07-11
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Course Description:  - Exploring how you can deepen your students’ understanding of Islam and Muslim societies. - Establish a critical background on elementary concepts, practices, traditions of Islam. - Acquire tools for navigating t...
Interactions Between Twelver Shiites and Christians: History, Theology, Literature

Interactions Between Twelver Shiites and Christians: History, Theology, Literature

2017-07-11
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Call for Papers Date: April 11-13, 2018 Venue: Institut Catholique de Paris, Paris, France Languages of the Conference: English, French Submission Deadline: November 1, 2017 International conference with the participation of Rudi Matth...