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World Heritage FOR Sustainable Development

World Heritage FOR Sustainable Development
Description
Professor Mike Robinson has been awarded an AHRC Research Networking Grant. The network will focus on the role that World Heritage sites can play in sustainable development.
Date:
24/11/2016

Stand up with CIFoRB on Human Rights Day 10 December 2016

Stand up with CIFoRB on Human Rights Day 10 December 2016
Description
Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Date:
24/11/2016

One-minute movie competition 2016-2017

One-minute movie competition 2016-2017
Description
The Department of Film and Creative Writing is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 One-Minute Movie Competition. First prize is an Amazon Kindle Fire HD! There will also be two runner-up prizes of Amazon vouchers.
Date:
21/11/2016

Prince Charles presents a digital replica of what could be oldest fragment of the Koran, discovered last year by the University of Birmingham

Prince Charles presents a digital replica of what could be oldest fragment of the Koran, discovered last year by the University of Birmingham
Description
The presentation to the crown prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan launches a year of cultural collaboration between the UK and the UAE.
Date:
21/11/2016

Cadbury Fellowship 2017. Call for applications

Cadbury Fellowship 2017. Call for applications
Description
We are looking for early-career scholars from African institutions whose research would benefit from a residential fellowship of approximately six weeks at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
18/11/2016

Megachurches and Social Engagement in London Conference November 2016

Megachurches and Social Engagement in London Conference November 2016
Description
Three years' worth of research from the Megachurches and Social Engagement in London is presented at the project conference.
Date:
18/11/2016

ITSEE at SBL 2016

ITSEE at SBL 2016
Description
Six members of ITSEE will present papers at the SBL Annual Meeting in Texas this week
Date:
17/11/2016

Call for papers: The Modern Invention of Dynasty, 1500-2000

Call for papers: The Modern Invention of Dynasty, 1500-2000
Description
Call for papers for a conference exploring the global intellectual history of the modern invention of dynasty, organised by Ilya Afanasyev (BRIHC) and Milinda Banerjee (Presidency University, Kolkata).
Date:
17/11/2016

Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships internal application process

Description
Fellowships to be held in the College of Arts and Law at the University of Birmingham commencing between 1 September 2017 and 1 May 2018.
Date:
14/11/2016

Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript Exhibition on display in UAE

Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript Exhibition on display in UAE
Description
The Birmingham Qur'an Manuscript, in digital form, is to be the centrepiece of the royal launch of the UK/UAE 2017 Year of Cultural Collaboration.
Date:
14/11/2016
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