Branching Out. Diversity of Jewish Studies
Twelfth EAJS Congress (16-20 July 2023)
Distinguished EAJS Panel & Distinguished EAJS Graduate Student Panel
Call for Submission Deadline: 15 January 2023
The EAJS invites colleagues who have submitted panels to the 12th EAJS Congress in Frankfurt (deadline: 31 December 2022) to also apply for recognition of their panel as a Distinguished EAJS Panel or Distinguished EAJS Graduate Student Panel (deadline: 15 January 2023).
The criteria for selection are (a) academic excellence, (b) coherence of the propo15sed panel, (c) potential for scholarly innovation and (d) relation to the overall theme of the Congress “Diversity of Jewish Studies”. Only panels accepted by the Congress Organising Committee will be considered. Also EAJS non-members can apply to this scheme provided the proposed panel meets the conditions outlined below.
Up to four Distinguished EAJS Panels and four Distinguished EAJS Graduate Student Panels will be selected, and identified as such in the printed Congress programme.
Furthermore, the EAJS will waive the entire conference fee – €50.00 for EAJS Student Members, €80.00 for EAJS Full and Associate Members, €180.00 for non-members – for all speakers (including respondents, but excluding chairs) of the selected panels.
The following conditions apply:
Distinguished EAJS Panel
The panel needs to be comprised of 3 speakers and 1 respondent or of 4 speakers. At least one speaker needs to be a fully paid up EAJS Full Member. Panel submissions comprising of early career researchers are particularly welcome.
Distinguished EAJS Graduate Student Panel
The panel needs to be comprised of 3 speakers and 1 respondent or of 4 speakers. A majority of the participants need to be EAJS Student Members.
The applicant should use the Congress panel application form to submit
- The title of the panel
- The panel abstract (up to 200 words)
- the names of the speakers (and up to 1 respondent), and their paper titles and abstracts (but no CVs)
The form should be sent via Email with the header “Distinguished EAJS Panel” (or “Distinguished EAJS Graduate Student Panel” to the EAJS Administrator at email@example.com
The application deadline is 15 January 2023. The EAJS Award Committee will request confirmation of acceptance directly from the Organising Committee of the 12th EAJS Congress.
This application is separate from a paper submission to attend the Congress. You need to have previously submitted paper and panel proposals to the 12th EAJS Congress in Frankfurt. For details of this submission, please follow the instructions here: https://eajs-2023.eu/123772925/Call_for_Papers
Applicants will be notified of the result of their application by 1 February 2023, providing those colleagues who need to pay conference fees sufficient time to do so.