Yes, free! Great news job seekers: Candidate registration fees for the Annual Meetings Employment Center have been eliminated.
Deadline to apply is June 18, 2015.
The AAR Religion and the Arts Award Jury is pleased to announce this year's recipient.
Members are invited to nominate persons to fill open positions on AAR committees, task forces, and juries. Deadline: June 1, 2015.
Have you considered applying for a 2015–2016 AAR Regional Development Grant? Apply today! Deadline: June 1, 2015.
Just published! Read the latest issue of Spotlight on intersectionality in theological education, with articles by Jeanne Stevenson-Moessner, Emilie Townes, Nancy Ramsay, Robyn Henderson-Espinoza, Kirk VanGilder, Maaraidzo Mutambara, Traci West, and Heike Peckruhn.
Apply today for a 2015–2016 individual or collaborative research grant of up to $5000. The online submission system is open. Deadline: August 1, 2015.
The AAR Nominations Committee is pleased to announce that the Vice President, Program Unit Director, and one At-Large Director positions are up for election in 2016. Deadline for nominations: September 1, 2015.
The 2015–2016 AAR Collaborative International Research Grants online submission system is open! Awards range from $500 to $5000. Deadline: October 1, 2015.
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.
William J. Cassidy, Alfred University
William (Bill) J. Cassidy III died on April 28, 2015. He was a professor of religion at Alfred University from 1987–2008.
Jodi Eichler-Levine, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Eichler-Levine has been appointed Philip and Muriel Berman Professor of Jewish Civilization at Lehigh University.
Awards and Accomplishments:
Edward Curtis, Indiana University School of Liberal Arts, Indianapolis
The NEH has awarded AAR member Edward Curtis and SSSR officer Art Farnsley $119,009 to conduct a two-year study program.
In the News:
Michael Calabria, St. Bonaventure University
Fr. Michael Calabria will direct the new Center for Arab and Islamic Studies at St. Bonaventure University.