2016 Annual Meeting, Nov 19-22

Join us for the 2016 Annual Meetings, San Antonio. Advance rates end August 18. Register today!

Annual Meeting:
Employment Center
General Information
Online Program Book
Women's Mentoring Lunch

2017 Regional Meetings

Support your region and plan to attend your regional meeting. The following Call for Papers is open:

Southeast (SECSOR)
Deadline: October 1



AAR Endorses Statement about Academic Freedom in Turkey

The AAR, in concert with a number of other learned societies, has endorsed a statement regarding threats to academic freedom and freedom of expression in Turkey.

Employment Center Registration: Employers

Employer registration for the Employment Center at the Annual Meetings is now open!

2015–2016 IDRG Award Winner Announced

Congratulations to Kyrah Daniels, Harvard University, winner of this year's International Dissertation Research Grant (IDRG).

2016–2017 AAR Research Grants

Apply for a 2016–2017 individual or collaborative research grant of up to $5000. The online submission system is open. Deadline: August 1, 2016.

New Book Review Site from AAR

Reading Religion (RR), the AAR's new book review publication, is online. RR aims to review as many scholarly publications on the topic of religion as possible. Visit us today.

Call for Contingent Faculty Nominations

Interested in serving as a voice and advocate for contingent faculty within AAR? Your help is needed. Nominations deadline is August 24, 2016.

Muslims beyond the Arab World: The Odyssey of Ajami and the Muridiyya

New from Fallou Ngom in the AAR/OUP Religion, Culture, and History Series. AAR members receive a 30% discount!

AAR Women's Mentoring Lunch

Registration is open for this annual event sponsored by the Status of Women in the Profession Committee, Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities in the Profession Committee, and the Women's Caucus.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion

The June issue is available online. Read it today for a roundtable on outrage, scholarship, and the law in India, and much more.

Religious Studies News

Don't miss the latest RSN articles, interviews, and special features. Subscribe today and receive twice-monthly updates in your inbox!

Call for Officer Nominations

The AAR Nominations Committee is pleased to announce that the Vice President, Secretary, and one At-Large Director positions are up for election in 2017. Deadline for nominations: September 1, 2016.

Collaborative International Research Grants

The 2016–2017 AAR CIRG online submission system is open! Awards range from $500 to $5000. Deadline to apply is October 1, 2016.

2017 Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations

The AAR Teaching and Learning Committee encourages and solicits nominations for the 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award. The deadline for nominations is October 15, 2016.

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