Phd Research Fellowships, Theology of Mission and Religious Studies
The MHS School of Mission and Theology (Stavanger, Norway) will start up a four years research project on how migrants establish and create meanings in their encounters with Norwegian society (in particular Norwegian Christian traditions and the Norwegian welfare system). Linked to this project, two PhD Research Fellowship positions are now open: one in Theology of Mission and one in Religious Studies, both starting up August 1, 2015.
PhD/Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, History of Christianity in China
The MHS School of Mission and Theology (Stavanger, Norway) will August 1, 2015, start up a research project on the Chinese—Norwegian encounter that took place in connection with the activity of The Norwegian Missionary Society (NMS) in the province of Hunan, China, in the period from 1902 to 1951. Linked to this project, a research position is now open: either 1 PhD Research Fellowship or 1 Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in History of Christianity, starting up August 1, 2015.
Parish registers from China available at the Digital Archives of Norway
In partnership with the National Archives of Norway and the regional State Archives in Stavanger the Mission Archives has now published parish records from China at the Digital Archives. A total of 99 protocols will be available. The material is from the collection of records from the work of the Norwegian Mission Society in the province of Hunan from 1902 until 1949. Read more