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CfA UrbRel Fellowships 2023/24 [closed]

We are currently inviting applications for fellowships in 2023-2024 (deadline: 15.09.2022) Full call

Job offer: 1 postdoctoral & 2 PhD positions @ "Religion and Urbanity"[closed]

...starting October 2022. Postdoc (German) Postdoc (English) PhD (German) PhD (English)

UrbRel Fellowship for Ukrainian early career researchers at risk [closed]

The "Religion and Urbanity" research group, based at the Max Weber Centre (Erfurt) is offering one 9-month fellowship for a Ukrainian/Ukraine-based early career reseacher at risk. Open call

Religion and Urbanity Upload 1/2022

In winter 2021/21 the open access platform "Religion and Urbanity Online", edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke, was updated with seven new articles:

  • Lévy, Jacques. “Urbanity and Humanity: Babel as an Open Myth “. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.17263018.
  • Szende, Katalin. “From Model to Rival? Competition or Complementarity in Bishops’ Seats in East Central Europe”. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.13901342.
  • Stercken, Martina. “Reformed Space. The Visibility of the New Faith in 16th-Century Zurich”. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.15247251.
  • Abrahms-Kavunenko, Saskia. “Buddhism in the Life of Ulaanbaatar: Nucleus, Trace and Bustling Urbanite”. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.15318468.
  • Lafi, Nora. “Conceptualising Urbanity, Reinterpreting Coexistence: A ḥisba Manuscript of the Late Ottoman Era in Tunis”. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.11276311.
  • Facchini, Cristiana. “Seeing Religion: Religious Diversity and Urbanity”. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.11276204.
  • Mersch, Katharina Ulrike. “Religious Violence in European Cities Initiated by Wandering Crowds during the 13th Century”. Religion and Urbanity Online, edited by Susanne Rau and Jörg Rüpke. Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1515/urbrel.16241900.

Calls for Applications [closed]

  • Fellowship for 3 to 6 month, Start: 1 September 2019 and 28 February 2021, PDF
  • 2 doctoral positions for Ph.D. projects and 1 post-doctoral position for habilitation projectm, Deadline: 6 January 2019, Start: 1 April 2019 PDF
  • 28/2018 — The City in the History of Religion/Religion and Urbanity pdf

Press Release

  • The Reformation Research Consortium awarded its prize to Dr. Martin Christfor his monograph “Biographies of a Reformation Religious Change and Confessional Coexistence in Upper Lusatia, c. 1520-1635” (OUP) . Full text

  • The research group "Religion and Urbanity" was successful in the second DFG funding round!  Press release

  • Gay-Lussac Humboldt-Prize for Prof. Dr. Susanne Rau ... read more    here

  • Ergebnisse der Konferenz „Die Religion der Stadtviertel“, Pressemitteilung

  • Internationale Konferenz: „Die Religion der Stadtviertel“, am 4.-6. Juli in Eisenach, Pressemitteilung