Ph.D. is William Henry Bloomberg Visiting Professor at Harvard Divinity
School for 2006-07 academic year. He is a South African Muslim
theologian who completed the Darsi Nizami, the traditional Islamic
Studies program, in madrassahs in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed his
Ph.D. at the University of Birmingham, England. He has published widely
on Islam, gender, liberation theology, interfaith relations, religion
and identity, and Qur'anic hermeneutics.