2022 Annual Meeting 

Registration is now open!

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Apply Now for These AAR Research Grants

Submission portals open for individual and collaborative research grants and (new!) an undergraduate research grant.

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Be a Mentor at the Annual Meeting! 

The Have a Cup of Coffee Mentoring Program is back

Apply to be a mentor in-person at the Annual Meeting by October 7. 

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2022 AAR Election Cycle Now Open!

Vote by October 27, 2022

All AAR members will receive an email with their ballot

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2022 Events & Opportunities

Don't miss these deadlines

Calls for papers, grants, webinars, and more!

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Member Spotlight

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Get to know your colleagues better!

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AAR Certificate in Inclusive Pedagogy

Sponsored by the Status of People with Disabilities in the Profession Committee

Participate in four webinars designed to enhance competency in inclusive pedagogy. 

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AAR Members Get These Discounts

From Avis, Budget, Hotel Engine, SoFi, Office Depot, Office Max, and Lenovo

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Karen V. Guth

Member Note: Books and Major Publications


Kate Jackson-Meyer

Member Note: Books and Major Publications


Joseph Cheah

Member Note: Books and Major Publications


Leah Payne

Member Note: Awards and Accomplishments

About the American Academy of Religion

The AAR is the largest scholarly society dedicated to the academic study of religion, with more than 8,000 members around the world. The AAR's mission is to foster excellence in the academic study of religion and enhance the public understanding of religion.

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