Membership of the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy
The purpose of appointment as a Member of the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy (Centre)
is to promote and foster the work of the Centre through:
- links between the Centre and other appropriate institutions;
- collaboration in research, scholarship, publication, advocacy and policy development;
- exchange and sharing of knowledge, experience and expertise.
Members of the Centre will also have the opportunity to engage together in religious and social policy dialogue under the Centre’s auspice. Those with a religious faith will also be given opportunities for participating in intentional conversations that are integrative of their faith and professional research and social policy practice.
Membership of the Centre is accorded to collaborators who take part in the work of the Centre on a regular basis or during a period of at least three months based at, or otherwise working with, the Centre. The status implies a significant contribution to the work of the Centre. While membership of the Centre is usually honorary, Members are not precluded from receiving remuneration for undertaking specific assignments for the Centre.
Membership of the Centre is normally made upon recommendation of the Director to the Centre Committee.
In granting membership, the Centre Committee will give consideration to the ability and willingness of the applicant to contribute, through his/her expertise and spheres of influence, to the mission and strategic goals of the University of Divinity and to promoting and advancing the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy.
Members are to include the statement on their publications:
Member of the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy.
Associates are to include the statement on their publications:
With Support of the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy.
How to Apply
If you would like to apply to become a member, please download and complete our application form,
then, together with the statement detailing how you propose to contribute to the work of the Centre,
please attach to this application form a short curriculum vitae (up to 5 pages) detailing current and previous research
and/or other professional contributions relevant to the work of the University of Divinity
and the Centre for Research in Religion and Social Policy.
Applications should be addressed to the Director of the Centre, Revd Dr Gordon Preece.
CENTRE FOR RESEARCH IN RELIGION AND SOCIAL POLICY
UNIVERSITY OF DIVINITY
21 Highbury Grove
Kew, VIC 3101