2015 Annual Meeting, Nov 21-24

Join friends and colleagues in beautiful Atlanta, November 21–24, for the 2015 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings.

Regular registration rates end November 19. Register today!

Annual Meeting Brochure
Employment Center
Online Program Book
Registration & Housing
Twitter Hashtag: #aarsbl15
Women's Mentoring Lunch

2016 Regional Meetings

Support your region and plan to attend your 2016 regional meeting. The following Calls for Papers are open:

Eastern International
Deadline: February 15, 2016

Deadline: December 18, 2015

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: January 15, 2016

Southwest (SWCRS)
Deadline: October 15, 2015

Upper Midwest
Deadline: December 20, 2015

Deadline: October 10, 2015



Have a Cup of Coffee on the AAR

New this year, AAR seeks mentors willing to give an hour of their time at the Annual Meeting to meet with a mentee and chat over a hot beverage. Coffee is on the AAR. Deadline to volunteer is October 12.

2016 Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations

The AAR Teaching and Learning Committee encourages and solicits nominations for the 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award. The deadline for nominations is October 15, 2015.

AAR Mentoring Program Seeks Applicants

Program commences at this year's Annual Meeting. Apply by October 15, 2015.

International Members Guide to the 2015 Annual Meeting

Traveling to the Atlanta meeting from outside the United States? The online International Members Guide is for you!

Annual Meeting Full Paper Program

The full text of papers for more than a dozen sessions is being made available to members in advance of the 2015 Annual Meetings, Atlanta.

New Members Guide to the 2015 Annual Meeting

Is this your first time attending the AAR Annual Meeting? Check out our guide to help first-timers navigate the Atlanta meeting.

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AAR Plenary Sessions at the 2015 Annual Meetings, Atlanta

We're pleased to announce these great plenary sessions and speakers, including AAR President Thomas Tweed.

NEH at the 2015 Annual Meetings

Talk to an NEH program officer about possible grant applications.

AAR Ambassador Program

Are you an AAR member who is passionate about your profession and guild? Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge and enthusiasm? If so, the AAR is looking for you!

Journal of the American Academy of Religion

The September issue of JAAR is published. Read the review essay roundtable on Burton L. Mack’s A Myth of Innocence and other intriguing articles and reviews.

ACLS Fellowship Competitions

The American Council of Learned Societies announces the 2015–16 ACLS fellowship competitions, which promote the full spectrum of humanities and humanistic social sciences research.

International Dissertation Research Grants

Apply for a 2015–2016 AAR International Dissertation Research Grant! These annual grants are intended to help candidates complete their doctoral degrees by offsetting costs of travel, lodging, and other dissertation research-related expenses. Deadline: December 1, 2015.

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