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A New Team to Take STECA into the Future

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnGxpahR4ms&feature=youtu.be We are extremely excited to announce today the outstanding new team that will lead STECA on the next stage of its journey. STECA was founded by Professor Charlotte Hempel at the University of Birmingham in 2018 and co-led by an international Steering Group of Early Career Researchers. We are delighted to announce an outstanding… Continue reading A New Team to Take STECA into the Future

Teaching in UK Universities

By Dr Amy Daughton, Head of the Department of Theology and Religion, University of Birmingham, UK We are delighted to share with you some of the highlights from a well received workshop that Amy Daughton delivered for STECA on Teaching in UK Universities. Amy began by drawing participants' attention to the concept of a "cacophony… Continue reading Teaching in UK Universities

(Mid-)Atlantic Voices on Tenure, Hiring, and Writing with Ben Wright, Candida Moss and Bob Kraft

By Charlotte Hempel and Sarah Wisialowski, Graduate Student, University of Oxford For this piece we were able to speak to three senior scholars in the field and draw on their extensive experience of the Higher Education context in North America. We are very grateful for their time and also acknowledge additional input by Professor Michael… Continue reading (Mid-)Atlantic Voices on Tenure, Hiring, and Writing with Ben Wright, Candida Moss and Bob Kraft

My PhD Journey with ‘The Professor Is In’ Karen Kelsky

By Matthew Hama, PhD Student, University of Birmingham UK When I was fourteen-years-old I played in my first competitive rugby tournament. In fact, it was my first rugby match. Ever. Prior to the match, I received one simple set of instructions: “If you get the ball, RUN!” That was it. My introduction to rugby. I… Continue reading My PhD Journey with ‘The Professor Is In’ Karen Kelsky