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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  

Assistant Professor Practical Theology and Religious Education at Fordham University

Assistant Professor Practical Theology and Religious Education at Fordham University

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.

New publication: Introducing Practical Theology

New publication: Introducing Practical Theology

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 – Anglia Ruskin University – Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences

Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Doctorate in Practical Theology – Anglia Ruskin University – Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences

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…

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