Our members' research top ten in the UK for research outputs in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.
REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework)
We're one of the leading global institutes for innovative, multidisciplinary research on the Bible. Our research is internationally recognised and we explore a variety of interests in ancient and contemporary contexts.
Jerusalem Award Nomination
Many congratulations to Dr Katie Edwards, whose BBC Radio 4 Lent talk 'Silence of the Lamb' has been recognised by the Jerusalem Awards with a nomination in their 'Festivals' category.Find out more>
Shiloh Project Conference
SIIBS recently hosted a WRoCAH funded conference on Religion and Rape Culture, organised by PhD student Emma Nagouse. The event was a highly successful one, with a keynote address given by Professor Cheryl Exum.Find out more.>
Religion in Video Games
SIIBS PhD Student Emily Marlow has an article in the forthcoming edition of PC Gamer Magazine, on her thesis topic of religious themes and tropes in modern video games.
Our postgraduate students participate a variety of seminars and activities.