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Faculty Positions in Biblical Studies and Pastoral Theology

Faculty Positions in Biblical Studies and Pastoral Theology

Atlantic School of Theology in Halifax, Nova Scotia, intends to hire two new tenure-track faculty members at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, to commence in summer 2021 (date negotiable). One of the positions is in Biblical Studies, the other in Pastoral Theology. To fulfill statutory requirements, one (1.0 FTE) of the two appointments must be filled by a Roman Catholic. In addition, to allow some flexibility around local needs for institutional fit and global demands related to the pandemic,…

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Conference subsidy for IAPT Leuven 2021

Conference subsidy for IAPT Leuven 2021

IAPT full and associate members can apply conference subsidy for the Leuven 2021 by 1.11.2020.  Priority will be given to members from the global south or those from under-resourced countries. Subsidy will include conference fee and accommodation but no travel subsidy. Preference will be given to those who did not receive a subsidy for Brazil 2019 conference.   Send an application in which you explain the need of subsidy to IAPT treasurer Auli Vähäkangas (auli.vahakangas@helsinki.fi).

IAPT 2021 conference, Leuven, Belgium!

IAPT 2021 conference, Leuven, Belgium!

Coping with crisis: hospitality, security, and the search for faithful connections   IAPT conference, Leuven, Belgium, Thursday 8 – Saturday 10 July 2021 (fully online) Link to the conference website  Link to the conference leaflet Scientific and Organizing Committee: Annemie Dillen (Chair, KU Leuven); Axel Liégeois (KU Leuven); Anne Vandenhoeck (KU Leuven); Amy Casteel (KU Leuven); Armin Kummer (KU Leuven); Jack Barentsen (ETF Leuven); Jos de Kock (ETF Leuven); Arnaud Join-Lambert (UCL – Louvain-la-Neuve); Laurence Flachon (FUTP)   Many people…

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Memorial tribute Hans van der Ven

Memorial tribute Hans van der Ven

The following address was delivered at the meeting of the International Academy of Practical Theology at Sao Leopoldo, Brazil on April 7, 2019, in commemoration of Johannes A. van der Ven. Dear members and guests of the International Academy of Practical Theology! It is sad news which make me address you. This morning we learned that Hans van der Ven passed away two days ago. I have been asked to say a few words commemorating him. I have known Hans…

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First volume IAPT Conference Series published

First volume IAPT Conference Series published

From 2019 on IAPT works on Open Access publication of the Academy’s conference volumes. Contents can be downloaded from the IAPT Conference Series website. The first volume published is composed by the proceedings of the IAPT Oslo conference 2017: Reforming practical theology. The politics of body and space; edited by Auli Vähäkangas, Sivert Angel, Kirstine Helboe Johansen.

PhD-position in practical theology Tilburg School of Catholic Theology

PhD-position in practical theology Tilburg School of Catholic Theology

The Tilburg School of Catholic Theology is looking for an enthusiastic PhD student (M/F) for its The late modern transformation of religion: the case of new Catholicism research program. This program brings together specialists from various theological disciplines, including Church History, Systematic Theology, and Practical Theology. For more information on this job opening, follow this link.

Apply again for membership in May 2019

Apply again for membership in May 2019

New applications for membership will not be handled between 15 January and 15 April 2019, due to the preparations for the conference in Brazil. Feel free to apply again in May 2019 More information on becoming a member can be found in this flyer. Scholars who are interested in becoming a new member or new associate member are invited to complete this form and to send it to the IAPT secretary. Click here to download the form