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Student research

The Faculty of Religious Studies supports a wide range of vibrant student research projects by graduate and undergraduate students. FRS students are active in presenting the results of their thesis and course research at national and international conferences, as well as publishing in peer-reviewed journals. They are active as student members of the leading learned societies in the field. On several occasions, the Faculty has also hosted the Eastern International Regional meetings of the American Academy of Religion at which many graduate students present their work. The Centre for Research on Religion (CREOR) welcomes student members from across the university and hosts an annual student-organized international research conference. 

Research presentations

2012 McGill-CREOR Graduate Students' Conference, 19 October at 5:00 p.m., Birks Heritage Chapel
20 October, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Thompson House
Personhood, Practice, and Transformation: Classical and Contemporary Perspectives

2010 McGill-CREOR Graduate Students' Conference, 26-27 March
Sites of Transformation: New Perspectives on Religion as Revolution

2009 McGill-CREOR Graduate Students' Conference, 13-14 March
Performing Self and Community: New Perspectives on Ritual Practice

2008 McGill-CREOR Graduate Students' Conference, 7 March
Breaking Out of Subjectivity: Contemporary Challenges in the Study of Religion