Events

2019 Annual Meeting, Nov 23-26

The 2019 Annual Meeting will be in San Diego, CA, November 23-26. Register Now!

2020 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Southeast
Deadline: October 1, 2019

Western
Deadline: October 1, 2019

Southwest
Deadline: October 15, 2019

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: January 20, 2020

Robert Puckett

Chief Scholarly Engagement Officer

Robert PuckettE-mail
Tel: 1-404-727-1461

Robert Puckett joined the AAR in 2004 as an intern for the Religionsource Project. Since 2006 he has worked on the Annual Meeting, becoming Director of Meetings in 2008 and Chief Scholarly Engagement Officer in 2019. Robert provides leadership to all aspects of the AAR's scholarly engagement initiatives including the Annual Meeting, Professional Development, Publications, and developing new initiatives around technological solutions for expanding scholarly networking and engagement year-round.

Robert earned his bachelor's degree in Religion and Classical Studies from Dartmouth College, followed by a masters in the History and Critical Theories of Religion from Vanderbilt University and a doctorate in Religion and Society from Boston University. His dissertation was entitled Ye Shall Be Free from Slavery: The Concept of Freedom in Contemporary Wicca. He hopes to one day have the time to revise it into publishable form.

Robert enjoys reading, home-brewing, the theater, and spending time at home with his family and cats.