Is Coexistence Feasible? An Islamic Response

Dr. Jamal Badawi is Professor Emeritus at St. Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, where he serves as Professor of both Management and Religious Studies.

Date/Time

Wednesday, February 20, 2008
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location

OEC Auditorium, St. Paul Campus


Cost



Dr. Jamal Badawi is Professor Emeritus at St. Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, where he serves as Professor of both Management and Religious Studies. He completed his undergraduate studies in Cairo, Egypt and his Masters and Ph.D. degrees at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. Dr. Badawi is the author of several works on Islam, including books, chapters in books and articles. Some of his works are available on the internet at http://www.soundvision.com/  andhttp://www.islamonline.net/  and other sites. Other articles in Islamonline.net on topics such as "Apostasy" and "Muslim/Non-Muslim Relations" are also available. The latter article is available under “contemporary issues.” In addition to his participation in lectures, seminars and interfaith dialogues in North America, Dr. Badawi has been frequently invited as a guest speaker on Islam in nearly 38 other countries. He is a member of the Islamic Juridical [Fiqh] Council of North America, The European Council of Fatwa and Research and the International Union of Muslim Scholars.  He has been serving as a volunteer Imam of the local Muslim community in Halifax since 1970. Dr. Badawi is father of 5 children and grandfather of 17 [so far!]  Email:jamalbadawi@hotmail.com

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Jamal Badawi

Dr. Jamal Badawi