2015 Annual Meeting, Nov 21-24

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

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:

Southeast (SECSOR)
Deadline: October 5, 2015

Southwest (SWCRS)
Deadline: October 15, 2015



2015–2016 AAR Research Grants

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. 

Draft Revision to Statement on Academic Freedom

AAR members are encouraged to make comments on this draft policy statement on academic freedom. 

AAR/SBL Employment Center Registration Is Open

Looking for a job? Need to advertise an opening at your institution or organization? 

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!

Journey Back to God: Origen on the Problem of Evil

New in paperback! AAR members receive a 30% discount on all AAR/Oxford University Press series titles.

AAR Honors Journalists for In-Depth Reporting on Religion

Congratulations to Elizabeth Dias, Time; Daniel Burke, CNN; and David Ovalle, Miami Herald for winning the 2015 Best In-Depth Reporting on Religion Award.

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, Program Unit Director, and one At-Large Director positions are up for election in 2016. Deadline for nominations: September 1, 2015.

Collaborative International Research Grants

The 2015–2016 AAR Collaborative International Research Grants online submission system is open! Awards range from $500 to $5000. Deadline: October 1, 2015.

Journal of the American Academy of Religion

June issue: Special tribute to Marcus J. Borg (1942–2015), thought-provoking articles and reviews, and a roundtable on climate destabilization and the study of religion.

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.

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