PRESIDENT and CONFERENCE 2015 ORGANISERProf. Daniel Langton (until 2016): Centre for Jewish Studies, Department of Religions & Theology, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL. Email:

TREASURER: Dr Holger Zellentin: Faculty of Arts, University of Nottingham, Humanities Building, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD. Email: 

SECRETARY: Dr Helen Spurling: History, Faculty of Humanities, Avenue Campus, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BF Email:

BULLETIN EDITORDr Maria Diemling: School of Humanities, Canterbury Christ Church University, North Holmes Road, Canterbury CT1 1QU. Email:

WEB OFFICER: Dr Hannah Holtschneider: School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh, New College, Mound Place, Edinburgh EH1 2LX. Email:

Dr François Guesnet (until 2015), Department of Hebrew & Jewish Studies, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. Email:

Prof. Larry Ray (until 2015), School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NZ. Email:

Prof. Nathan Abrams (until 2016), School of Creative Studies and Media, Bangor University, Gwynedd LL57 2DG. Email:

Prof. Zuleika Rodgers (until 2016), Department of Near and Middle Eastern Studies, Arts Building, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland. Email:

Dr James Renton (until 2016), Department of English and History, Edge Hill University, St Helens Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire L39 4QP. Email:

Dr Charlotte Hempel (until 2017, president-elect 2016), School of Philosophy, Theology and Religion, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT. Email:

Dr Andrea Schatz (until 2017), Department of Theology & Religious Studies, King’s College London, 22 Kingsway, London WC2B 2LE. E-mail: