GPISH Faculty

Prof. Kamal Abu-Deeb Arabic Literature

Mr Rafiq Ajani (IIS) Islamic Law; Ethics, including Bioethics; Philosophy

Dr Omar Alí-de-Unzaga (IIS) Qur’anic Studies

Mr Hasan Al-Khoee (IIS) Arabic Public Oratory in the Early Muslim Period

Dr Nuha Al-Shaar (IIS) Classical Arabic Literature and Thought

Dr Omar Anchassi (Exeter) Islamic Law and Legal Theory

Prof. Ali Asani (Harvard) Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures

Ms Liz Austin (IIS) Academic Literacies and Skills Development; Curriculum Design; Testing

Ms Rosa Barugh (IIS) Global Ethics; Postgraduate Teaching; International Teaching and International Programmes

Dr Karen Bauer (IIS) Islamic Social and Intellectual History; Qur’anic Studies

Dr Stephen Burge (IIS) Qur’anic Studies; Devotional Literature

Dr Alessandro Cancian (IIS) Cultural Anthropology of Muslim Societies

Dr Valentino Cattelan Islamic Law

Dr Farhad Daftary (IIS) Ismaili Studies

Dr Dagi Dagiev (IIS) History and Religion of Contemporary Societies in Post-Communist Central Asia; Re-emergence of Islam

Dr Maria De Cillis (IIS) Islamic Philosophers and Shi‘i Studies

Dr Zamira Dildorbekova (IIS) Islam and Modernity in Post-Soviet Tajikistan

Dr Hakim Elnazarov (IIS) Central Asian Studies; Islam in Central Asia; Ismaili Studies

Dr Hadi Enayat (Richmond) Religion and International Relations; Sociology of Law; Secularism

Dr Janis Esots (IIS) Shi‘i Studies

Dr Laila Halani (IIS) Anthropology; Gender; Ismaili Studies; Contemporary Islamic movements

Prof. Gerald Hawting (SOAS) Early Development of Islam in the Middle East; Premodern Islamic and Middle Eastern History

Dr Alex Henley (IIS) Religion and Politics in the Modern Middle East; Critical Theory in Religion

Dr Shainool Jiwa (IIS) Fatimid History

Mr Zulfiqar Khimani (IIS) Critical Social Theory; Contemporary Muslim Communities; Media Studies; Philosophy

Dr Tullio Lobetti (IIS) Philosophy of Religion

Dr David Lunn (SOAS) Hindi and Urdu Literature

Dr Toby Mayer (IIS) Qur’anic Studies

Dr Anna McSweeney (Sussex) Islamic Arts and Architecture

Dr Orkhan Mir-Kasimov (IIS) Intellectual History of Shi‘i Islam; Islamic Mysticism and Messianism

Dr Gurdofarid Miskinzoda (IIS) Shi‘i Heritage

Mr Sherif Mohamed (IIS) Arabic Language

Mr Abdul Jalil Muhammad (IIS) Arabic Language

Dr Daryoush Mohammad Poor (IIS) Ismaili Philosophy

Dr Maryam Rezaee (IIS) Research Methods; Persian Language

Dr Mohammad Rasekh (IIS) Philosophy of Law; Law and Society; Comparative Law

Dr Farouk Topan (ISMC) Swahili Literature; Islam in African Literature

Mr Wassim Wagdy (IIS) Arabic Language

Dr Roy Wilson (IIS) Applied Language Studies; International English Language Teaching; Academic literacy