Lecturer/Senior Lecturer vacancy at Otago

The Department of Theology and Religion at the University of Otago invites applicants for the confirmation path position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Religion. The position is open to candidates specialising in the study of either Buddhism or Islam.

Further details are available from the Otago University website.

Otago Seminars on Islam, Semester 2, 2012

Three seminars on topics related to Islam will be presented as part of the Religion second semester seminar series. The seminars will be held in Arts 4C11 at 1pm.

20 Jul

Erich Kolig

Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago

Islam in Western liberal democracy

3 Aug

Taneli Kukkonen

Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago

Al-Ghazali on the Sufis of Old: Polemic and Theory

28 Sep

Christopher van der Krogt

Religious Studies and History Programmes, Massey University

The greater jihād: from sūfī trope to apologetic topos

For further information please contact the convenor of the Religion seminar, Erica Baffelli. If you would like to be added to our electronic mailing list to receive details of seminars and other events, please contact Sandra Lindsay.