Fordham University invites applications for a full-time tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education (GRE). Areas of specialization are open. Teaching will include hybrid (campus and digital learning) formats. Applicants must have completed the Ph.D. by May 2019. For more information follow this link.
The president’s newsletter May 2018 is now available: newsletter may 2018
In collaboration with the International Academy of Practical Theology, on 14 May 2018 an international seminar on “Christian communities in the face of immigration” will be held in Rome. See the flyer for more information.
Prof. Pete Ward recently published ‘Introducing Practical Theology – Mission, Ministry, and the Life of the Church.’ We congratulate Pete with the new book! More details can be found via the following link: http://www.bakerpublishinggroup.com/books/introducing-practical-theology/381720
Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Doctorate in Practical Theology at Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a…
The International Association for Children’s Spirituality and the Faculty of Theology and Religious Sciences of Université Laval are very pleased to invite you to the 16th International Conference on Children Spirituality. The conference will be held in Quebec City, 24-27 July 2018. Main theme: Questioning relationships between children’s spirituality and traditions. For more information and registration see the event page
The president’s newsletter December 2017 is now available: President’s newsletter Dec 2017
The President’s Newsletter June 2017 is now available. President’s newsletter June 2017
We deeply regret the loss of Dale Andrews, who was an IAPT member until 2015, and who died on June 23, 2017. He was Distinguished Professor of Homiletics, Social Justice and Practical Theology and the Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair at Vanderbilt Divinity School. For more information, see: https://news.vanderbilt.edu/2017/06/27/renowned-homiletics-professor-and-racial-justice-advocate-dies/
Memorial tribute by Pamela Couture in honor of James W. Fowler James W. Fowler III is known to many of us as one of the originators and promotors of practical theology as an academic discipline and the International Academy of Practical Theology as an organization (even though he was not able to attend the Princeton meeting, didn’t make the picture of the “original eight,” so is not counted as a “founding father” as such.) He was famous for his classic…