Full-Time Research Assistant Studying the Evolution of Religious Explanations

Dr. Kurt Gray and Joshua Conrad Jackson are recruiting a full-time research assistant to manage project activities for the John Templeton Foundation grant, “The Evolution and Endurance of Religious Explanations.” This position is ideal for students interested in gaining more research experience prior to applying to graduate school in psychology, anthropology, or similar fields.

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Bloomsbury Handbook of Religion, Gender, and Sexuality

We are seeking papers for a new peer-review edited volume The Bloomsbury Handbook of Religion, Gender, and Sexuality. The aim is to generate a globally diverse, interdisciplinary and intersectional collection that captures emerging and contemporary themes and questions for the study of religions, genders, and sexualities.

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Call for Workshop Proposals Deadline Extended to April 30, 2020.

In a new program initiative, the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion and the Religious Research Association invite proposals for up to three in-depth workshops to be offered at the 2020 annual meeting in Pittsburgh. Each workshop will focus on a professional, methodological, or substantive topic. Preference will be given to workshop proposals that are interactive, have measurable outcomes, and advance the strategic priorities of either SSSR or RRA.

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