A Muslim Theologian Responds to Violence in God’s Name
Dr. Shaykh Yasir Qadhi
Monday, April 2, 2018
Note Location: Friend Center Auditorium 101; 6:00 pm
Shaykh Yasir Qadhi, PhD, is an American Muslim scholar and writer. He currently serves as Dean of Academic Affaris at the Al-Maghrib Institute, an international Islamic Education center based in Houston, and as a Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Rhodes College. He has authored numerous books, academic articles, and a series of popular English-language videos covering Islamic theology and current events. His many educational achievements include a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston, a diploma in Arabic from the Islamic University of Madinah, a BA from the College of Hadith and Islamic Sciences, an M.A. in Islamic Theology from the College of Dawah, and a PhD in Religious Studies from Yale University. Dr. Qadhi will offer his views, and engage in conversation with Princeton University’s Bernard Haykel, Professor of Near Eastern Studies.
This event , free and open to the public, is being organized by Princeton University’s Muslim Life Program, and cosponsored by Princeton Public Lectures. For further information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.