Our members' research top ten in the UK for research outputs in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

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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.

Journal for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies

SIIBS is proud to invite subissions for our new Journal for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies, due for publication in Summer 2019.

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#SheToo podcasts

Dr Meredith Warren and Dr Katie Edwards have contributed interviews to The Bible Society's new #SheToo podcast series, exploring some of the biblical texts that include violence against women

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Shiloh Project Grant

The AHRC has funded a major two-year project, led by Katie Edwards working with Co-investigators Caroline Blyth (University of Auckland), Johanna Stiebert (University of Leeds) and Richard Newton (University of Alabama), to build on the work of The Shiloh Project.

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We offer a diverse and modern approach to studying the Bible. You'll discover through us the bible's influence on cultural, social and political discussion.

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Our interdisciplinary research is world renowned and spans ancient and modern issues from biblical languages to forced migration, and pop culture to gender studies.

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Publishing

In association with Sheffield Phoenix Press, SIIBS produces the Journal for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies, with the first issue due in summer 2019.

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