Our Virtual Open Day is designed to answer your questions about the Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry (IRCI) PhD/MPhil experience.


The next Virtual Open Day information sessions will be running in September 2023. Make sure to keep an eye on this page for more information.

The Virtual Open Day is an unmissable opportunity to hear more about our dynamic and supportive research community. The program includes:

  • reflections from current research students
  • insights from researchers across our research programs and the Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions
  • scholarship information (for domestic and international students)
  • overview of research degree support and enrichment programs tailored to your research.

Individual appointments

Times are available for to meet with researchers from your proposed area of research following the Virtual Open Day general sessions.

Biblical and Early Christian Studies

Please contact Matthew Crawford to book an appointment – matthew.crawford@acu.edu.au

Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Please contact Megan Cassidy-Welch to book an appointment – megan.cassidy-welch@acu.edu.au

Religion and Theology

Please contact Philip McCosker to book an appointment – philip.mccosker@acu.edu.au

We look forward to connecting with you to discuss your hopes for your future research and how our programs can support you in your exciting endeavours to develop sophisticated skills, generate new knowledge, and link into a strong international research community.

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