DIRECTOR OF THE FOUNDATION

OCCUPATION:

 

  • Director of The Foundation for Islamic Education in Villanova, Pennsylvania.

  • Professor of Islamic Studies at the American Open University, Washington D.C.

 


EDUCATION:

 

  • Ph.D. with Distinction and Honors at The Ohio State University in the field of History of Islamic Jurisprudence.

  • M.A. with Distinction and Honors at The Ohio State University in the field of Islamic Studies.

 

 

HONORS & AWARDS:

 

  • Member of The Ohio State University Chapter of "The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi". 

  • Listed in "The International Executive Guild’s Who’s Who". Inclusion is limited to those individuals who have excelled in their occupation, industry or profession.

Mustafa A. Ahmed, Ph.D

 

Phone: 610-520-9624 Ext: 221

Fax: 610-520-9625

E-mail: mahmed@fiesite.org 

  • Listed in "National Register's Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals". Edition of 2002. Inclusion is limited to those individuals who have reached a level of recognizable success in their respective field.

  • IVC, Citizen Diplomacy Award (Department of State), 2006

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

 

  • Member of The American Association for Advancement of Science.

  • Member of The New York Academy of Science.

 

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

  • Impact of the Historical Settings of Ibn Taymiyah on his Program of Reform (in English).

  • Narrative in the Qur’an and its Relationship to Medieval Arabic Narrative Literature (in English).

  • Shaykh-ul-Islam Taqiy-ud-din Ibn Taymiyah wa Mawqifuhu mina at-Tasawwuf (Ibn Taymiyah and His Stand on Sufism - in Arabic).

  • Qur’an and Modern Science, Correlation Studies (co-author - in English, translated into Russian).

  • Human Development as Described in the Qur’an and Sunnah: Correlation with modern Embryology (co-author - in English).

  • The Scientific Basis for Determining Qiblah Direction (in Arabic and English).

  • Tahdid awa’il ash-Shuhur al-Qamariyya: Ru’yah ‘ilmiyya shar’iyya (Determination of Lunar Calendar: Islamic Jurisprudence and Scientific Perspectives - in Arabic).

  • History of Islamic Jurisprudence and the Emergence of the Fiqhi Schools (under publication)

  • Rules of Verifications of the Sunnah in the Islamic Jurisprudence.

 

 

CONFERENCES & MEDIA:

 

  • Dr. Ahmed has given presentations in international conferences on Islam and modern science and on Islamic thought in Bandung (Indonesia), Moscow, Islamabad, Derban (South Africa), Kuwait, Guyana (South America), Dakar (Senegal), and the United States; among other places.

  • He has also appeared on numerous radio and television shows in the United States, United Kingdom, Kuwait, and South Africa.

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The Foundation for Islamic Education

1860 Montgomery Avenue,

Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085

Tel: (610) 520-9624