Media and Advertising Inquiries

The AAR works to connect journalists with scholars of religion whose expertise can provide valuable insight. The AAR also offers many opportunities to advertise in print and online communications, at the Annual Meeting, and on the job board managed jointly with the Society of Biblical Literature.

Media Contact

The AAR offers resources to the media in 5 Ways we can Help You Cover Religion (PDF). Members of the media can contact the AAR's Director of Marketing and Communications, Kate Viana, at [email protected].

Advertising Policy

Advertising Opportunities

AAR Newsletters

The AAR sends monthly member newsletters and seasonal Annual Meeting newsletters to members who have opted in to receive these communications. For current rates and availability, please fill out our ad inquiry form.


Journal of the American Academy of Religion

The Journal of the American Academy of Religion (JAAR), published by Oxford University Press, is the premier academic journal in the field of religious studies. The AAR's international quarterly journal publishes top scholarly articles that cover the full range of world religious traditions together with provocative studies of the methodologies by which these traditions are explored.

JAAR Media Kit

AAR and SBL Job Board

Employment Listings is the job board for members of the AAR and Society of Biblical Literature. It serves as the most comprehensive public record of academic job listings in religion. Employers may advertise job postings on the site. 

Employer Ad Services

Mailing List Rentals

The AAR makes the mailing list of its membership available to certain organizations and can send emails on behalf of advertisers.

Learn More About List Rentals

Annual Meeting Exhibitors/Sponsors/Advertisers

Exhibiting or advertising at the Annual Meeting is one of the best ways to interact with the AAR membership. For current rates and availability, please email [email protected].