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Centre of Islamic Studies

Centre of Islamic Studies Members

Muhammad A S Abdel Haleem, OBE
Director, Centre of Islamic Studies
Muhammad A S Abdel Haleem Qur’an, Hadith, Tafsir; Islam in society; classical and modern Arabic literature
  • Tel: 020 7898 4325
  • Email: ha4@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 427
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 12:00-13:00/Wednesdays 12:00-13:00
Ni'ma Burney
Editorial Assistant, Journal of Qur'anic Studies
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Professorial Research Associates

Elsaid M Badawi
Professorial Research Associate, Centre of Islamic Studies
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J Clifford Wright
Professorial Research Associate, Centre of Islamic Studies
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Emeritus Professor of Sanskrit, University of London; Vedic religion, Classical Sanskrit literature, Middle Indian languages and cultures.


Research Associates

Fahad Al-Zumai
Research Associate, Centre of Islamic Studies
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Mahmoud El-Doghim
Research Associate, Centre of Islamic Studies
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Myriam François
Research Associate
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Marianna Klar
Research Associate, Centre of Islamic Studies
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Classical Arabic literature, Islamic Prophetic Literature, Comparative literature