2023 CILIS Islamic Studies Postgraduate Conference

Tuesday 14 November, 2023

Call for Papers

If you are a current postgraduate student studying in any research area relating to Islam, you may like to consider presenting a paper at the conference.  You will gain invaluable feedback from fellow students, as well as leading scholars and researchers.

Examples of possible presentations and panels include (but are not limited to):

  • Islam, Culture and Society
  • Islam and Education
  • Islam, Gender and Sexuality
  • Islam and Identity
  • Islam and Modernity
  • Islam and Radicalism
  • Islamic Thought


Required materials for application:
1) biography (strictly 100 words max.)
2) abstract (strictly 100 words max.)
3) complete and submit online form CALL FOR PAPERS by 5pm, Friday 22 September, 2023

If you would like further information, please email law-cilis@unimelb.edu.au

PLEASE NOTE: The conference will be held via Zoom this year. The number of speakers will be strictly limited to a total of 15 speakers. Please apply early to ensure a chance of being included in the conference.


Monday 25 July - Registration for conference opens - speakers and observers
Friday 22 September - Deadline for CALL FOR PAPERS
Tuesday 14 November - 19th Annual CILIS Islamic Studies Postgraduate Conference

Call for Papers