On 30 November 2017, Dr Emma Tomalin will give her inaugural lecture as Professor of Religion and Public Life at the University of Leeds. Starts at 4:15 pm.
The Centre for Religion and Public Life and the Centre for African Studies host a joint research seminar with Professor Birgit Meyer (Utrecht University) on “Studying Religion in and from Africa". Starts at 5:00 pm.
Research sparked by media reports citing Sikh “radicalisation” in Britain has found little evidence of the country's Sikhs being radicalised to join international terrorist groups.
Dr Johanna Stiebert has recently been awarded an AHRC research network grant for a project on religion and rape culture.
Caroline is a Teaching Fellow and joined the School in 2015. She is a sociologist of religion whose research is concerned with religion in contemporary Britain, particularly Buddhism.
Analysis of Tibetan Buddhism and its relationship to the environment