The Shi Wu De 釋悟德 Professorship in Chinese Buddhist Studies

[Job Opportunity] The Shi Wu De 釋悟德 Professorship in Chinese Buddhist Studies

Emmanuel College invites applications for the Shi Wu De 釋悟德 Professorship in Chinese Buddhist Studies. This full-time tenure stream or tenured appointment is open to all ranks. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. or Th.D. in Buddhism, with expertise in Chinese traditions, and possess the ability to teach Buddhism and spiritual and contemplative care … Continue reading [Job Opportunity] The Shi Wu De 釋悟德 Professorship in Chinese Buddhist Studies

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[Job Posting] FROGBEAR Digital Research Assistant at UBC

The FROGBEAR project in collaboration with the UBC Library cIRcle office is looking for a Digital Research Assistant. The successful candidate will have technical expertise on digital data and metadata management. Please read below for full detail on this position. Apply now through the UBC HR job board. Application deadline is Sunday, July 21, 2019. … Continue reading [Job Posting] FROGBEAR Digital Research Assistant at UBC

International Funding Opportunity for Buddhism and East Asian Religions Research in Canada

[Opportunity] International Funding Opportunity for Buddhism and East Asian Religions Research in Canada

The FROGBEAR project is working in partnership with Mitacs to accept proposals under the Globalink Research Award Program for senior undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdoctoral fellows who wish to conduct a research project at one of FROGBEAR’s partner universities in Canada: Mount Allison University [undergraduate students only] University of Manitoba McMaster University University … Continue reading [Opportunity] International Funding Opportunity for Buddhism and East Asian Religions Research in Canada

Buddhism and Technology_ Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges

[CFP] UBC: International Conference: Buddhism & Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges

International Conference Buddhism and Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges  (UBC, September 20-22, 2019) The organizing committee for the international conference on “Buddhism and Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges” cordially invites the submission of related papers. The conference is sponsored by the Tianzhu Global Network for Buddhism and East Asian Culture, and organized by … Continue reading [CFP] UBC: International Conference: Buddhism & Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges

Consuming Religion

[CFP] UofAlberta: RSGSS Graduate Student Symposium: Consuming Religion: Victuals and Consumption in Religious Traditions

RSGSS Graduate Student Symposium Call for Abstracts Consuming Religion: Victuals and Consumption in Religious Traditions University of Alberta April 16 - 17, 2019 Keynote Speakers: Dr. Rachel Berger (Concordia Univ. – Montreal) and Dr. Aaron Gross (Univ. of San Diego) The Religious Studies Graduate Student Society from Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Alberta invites … Continue reading [CFP] UofAlberta: RSGSS Graduate Student Symposium: Consuming Religion: Victuals and Consumption in Religious Traditions

connections conference

[CFP] UofLethbridge: CONNECTIONS: Humanities and Social Sciences Conference (May 4-5, 2019)

May 4-5, 2019 University of Lethbridge Showcasing undergraduate and masters student research in the humanities and social sciences. Show off the best of your academic work at the first Connections: Humanities and Social Sciences Student Conference at the University of Lethbridge on May 4-5. Proposals for papers from any discipline with the academic fields of … Continue reading [CFP] UofLethbridge: CONNECTIONS: Humanities and Social Sciences Conference (May 4-5, 2019)

Fifth Biennial Graduate Conference on South Asian Religions

[CFP] UofT: Fifth Biennial Graduate Conference on South Asian Religions (October 3-4, 2019)

The Department for the Study of Religion at the University of Toronto is pleased to announce the 5th Biennial Graduate Conference on South Asian Religions (GCSAR). The GCSAR is an inherently interdisciplinary conference, facilitating critical and scholastically rigorous conversations across historical periods, geographies, methodologies, and subject matter. We are pleased to welcome Ayesha Irani, Assistant … Continue reading [CFP] UofT: Fifth Biennial Graduate Conference on South Asian Religions (October 3-4, 2019)

the sixth annual text and context symposium

[CFP] Memorial University: The Sixth Annual Text and Context Symposium

Text & Context Symposium 'Religion Out Of Place' April 8-9, 2019 Call for Papers The Department of Religious Studies at Memorial University is pleased to announce the Sixth Annual Text and Context Symposium, a two-day event held on the Memorial Campus, exploring the textual and contextual underpinnings of methodological approaches to the study of religion. … Continue reading [CFP] Memorial University: The Sixth Annual Text and Context Symposium

[CFP] UofT: Annual Graduate Student Symposium: Negativity, Pessimisms, and Sad Affects in the Study of Religion (Submission deadline: Feb. 10, 2019)

Keynote Lectures by Dr. Rinaldo Walcott, University of Toronto Dr. Anthony Paul Smith, La Salle University **Deadline Extended** Negativity, Pessimisms, and Sad Affects in the Study of Religion University of Toronto April 18-19, 2019 The Graduate Student Association at the University of Toronto’s Department for the Study of Religion invites graduate students from all disciplines … Continue reading [CFP] UofT: Annual Graduate Student Symposium: Negativity, Pessimisms, and Sad Affects in the Study of Religion (Submission deadline: Feb. 10, 2019)

medicine, myth and magic

[CFP] McGill: CREOR Graduate Student Annual Conference: Medicine, Myth and Magic (Submission deadline: Feb 1, 2019)

Conference Topic: Crossroads of Medicine and Religion Dates: April 12-14, 2019 Location: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Submission Deadline: Friday, February 1st, 2019 Contact: gradconference.relgstud@mail.mcgill.ca Description of the conference: The McGill Centre for Research on Religion (CREOR) graduate student annual conference invites graduate students and emerging scholars to participate in a special edition conference rethinking … Continue reading [CFP] McGill: CREOR Graduate Student Annual Conference: Medicine, Myth and Magic (Submission deadline: Feb 1, 2019)