2016 Annual Meeting, Nov 19-22

Join us for the 2016 Annual Meetings, San Antonio. Super Saver rates end May 19. Register today!

Annual Meeting:
General Information
Employment Center: Candidates

2016 Regional Meetings

Support your region and plan to attend your regional meeting.

Eastern International
Deadline: May 7

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: May 21



Call for Committee Nominations

Members are invited to nominate persons to fill open positions on AAR committees, task forces, and juries. Submit nominations, including self-nominations, by June 1, 2016.

Calls for AAR/OUP Book Series Editors

The AAR Publications Committee seeks two book editors: one for the Academy Series and one for the Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion Series. Both series are published in cooperation with Oxford University Press. Application deadline: June 1, 2016.

AAR Mentoring Program Seeks Applicants

Thirty-five applicants will be matched with participating scholars. Apply by May 15, 2016.

Regional Development Grants

Have you considered applying for a 2016–2017 AAR Regional Development Grant? Apply now! Deadline: June 1, 2016.

Call for Personal Narrative Blog Posts

The AAR Status of Women in the Profession Committee invites you to participate in an examination of values associated with models of work/life balance. Deadline: June 1, 2016.

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.

Spotlight on Theological Education

Just published! Read the latest issue of Spotlight on Islamic Studies at North American Theological Seminaries, with an introduction by editor Jeanne Stevenson-Moessner and articles by Scott Alexander, Munir Jiwa, Nevin Reda, Feryal Salem, and Ermin Sinanović.

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.

AAR/SBL Employment Center Candidate Registration

Candidate registration is open for the Annual Meetings Employment Center.

Religious Studies News

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Journal of the American Academy of Religion

The March issue is available online. JAAR has a new editor, Cynthia Eller, and a new look. Read it today for the thought-provoking roundtable on normativity in Islamic Studies, and much more!

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