2014 Annual Meeting, Nov 22-25

Join friends and colleagues in sunny San Diego, November 22–25, for the 2014 AAR & SBL Annual Meetings. Registration is open! Advance discounts end August 14.

The online Annual Meeting Program Book is now available!

2014 Annual Meetings Brochure 

AAR & SBL Employment Center

Preregistration for the Employment Center is open to Candidates who have registered for the 2014 Annual Meetings.

Additional Meetings Reservations

Reserve space today for your reception, editorial board meeting, business meeting, or breakfast/lunch gathering at the 2014 Annual Meetings in San Diego. Make the reservation by July 18 to ensure a listing in the printed Program Book.



2014 Annual Meeting Program Book

The online Annual Meeting Program Book is published. Start planning your meeting schedule today!

Call for Blog Posts on Work/Life Balance Issues

The AAR Status of Women in the Profession Committee invites you to participate in an examination of issues surrounding work/life balance. Deadline: July 15, 2014. 

Southeast Region Call for Papers

The 2015 Call for Papers for the Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion (SECSOR) is open. Deadline: October 6, 2014.

Southwest Region Call for Papers

The Southwest Commission on Religious Studies (SWCRS) announces the opening of the 2015 Call for Papers. Deadline: October 15, 2014.

Winners of Best In-Depth Reporting on Religion Award Announced

Congratulations to Peggy Fletcher Stack, Salt Lake Tribune; Jaweed Kaleem, Huffington Post; and Matthew Brown, Deseret News for winning the 2014 AAR Best In-Depth Reporting on Religion Award. 

Journal of the American Academy of Religion

The June issue includes John Esposito's 2013 AAR Presidential Address; a tribute to Ian G. Barbour (1923–2013); a roundtable on pedagogy; and other thought-provoking articles and reviews.

AAR Individual and Collaborative Research Grants

Each year the AAR awards grants of up to $5,000 for individual and collaborative research projects. Deadline: August 1, 2014.

Call for Spotlight on Teaching Editor

The AAR seeks an editor for Spotlight on Teaching, a major initiative of the Committee on Teaching and Learning. Deadline: August 1, 2014.

Regional Development Grants

Have you considered applying for a 2014–2015 AAR Regional Development Grant? Apply today! Deadline: August 1, 2014.

RSN May 2014

Read the May issue for valuable Annual Meeting information, features, news, and Spotlight on Teaching about teaching Asian American religions and religiosities.

Call for Officer Nominations

The AAR Nominations Committee is pleased to announce that the Vice President, Treasurer, Regions Director, Student Director, and one At-Large Director positions are up for election in 2015. Deadline for nominations: September 1, 2014.

Collaborative International Research Grants

The 2014–2015 AAR Collaborative International Research Grants online submission system is open! Deadline: October 1, 2014.

2015 Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations

The AAR Teaching and Learning Committee encourages and solicits nominations for the 2015 Excellence in Teaching Award. The deadline for nominations is October 15, 2014.

IAHR Call for Papers

The XXI Quinquennial World Congress of the International Association for the History of Religions is August 23–29, 2015. Proposal deadline: December 15, 2014.

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