Who We Are

Steering Committee

Iskander Abbasi, University of Johannesburg
Rebecca Alpert, Temple University
Hatem Bazian, University of California, Berkeley
Daniel Boyarin, University of California, Berkeley
Elizabeth Corrie, Emory University
Shreena Gandhi, Michigan State University
Naomi Goldenberg, University of Ottawa
Juliane Hammer, UNC Chapel Hill
Vernon Schubel, Kenyon College
Santiago Slabodsky, Hofstra University

Members
Khaled Abou El Fadl, University of California Los Angeles
Amanda Adams, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Asma Afsaruddin, Indiana University

Junaid S. Ahmad, Independent Scholar
Abdullah Ahsan, International Islamic University Malaysia
Hamid Algar, University of California, Berkeley
Mohsin Ali, University of California Los Angeles
Stephen Angell, Earlham School of Religion
Ata Anzali, Middlebury College
Sophia Arjana, Western Kentucky University
Ellen T Armour, Vanderbilt Divinity School
Omer Awass, American Islamic College
Somnath Barori, Kalyani University
Claudete Beise Ulrich, Faculdade Unida Vitoria
Bridget Blomfield, University of Nebraska Omaha
Allan Boesak, Independent Scholar
Andrea Brigaglia, University of Cape Town
Jonathan A. C. Brown, Georgetown University
Barry Bryant, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
Jabal Buaben, University Brunei Darussalam
Felipe Buttelli, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Charles Butterworth, University of Maryland
Kyle Byron, University of Toronto
Vincent Calvetti, University of Washington
Nancy Cardoso, UMESP
J. Kameron Carter, Indiana University
Claudio Carvalhaes, Union Theological Seminary
Sylvia Chan-Malik, Rutgers University
Yvonne Chireau, Swarthmore College
James H. Cone (1936-2018), Union Theological Seminary
Ana Luisa Cordeiro, Universidade Catolica Dom Bosco

Edward Curtis, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Maria Curtis, University of Houston-Clear Lake
Marco Demichelis, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Milan
Luiz Dietrich, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana
Adis Duderija, University of Melbourne Farid Esack, University of Johannesburg
John L. Esposito, Georgetown University
Mohammad Fadel, University of Toronto
Marianne Farina, C.S.C., Graduate Theological Union
Ana Ester Freire, PUC Minas
Rafiq Fris, Islamic University Rotterdam
Danila Genovese, Molise University
Zareena Grewal, Yale University
Yvonne Haddad, Georgetown University
Chad Haines, Arizona State University
Sherine Hamdy, Brown University
Shehnaz Haqqani, Mercer University
Muhammed Haron, University of Botswana
Irfana Hashmi, Whittier College
Suzanne Henderson, Queens University of Charlotte
Mary E. Hunt, Women’s Alliance for Theology, Ethics, and Ritual

Elizabeth Shakman Hurd, Northwestern University
Sherman Jackson, University of Southern California
Andrea Jain, Indiana University School of Liberal Arts
Sajida Jalalzai, Trinity University
Donald Jesney, University of Saskatchewan
Anne Joh, Garrett Theological Seminary
Sylvester Johnson, Virginia Tech
David Johnston, University of Pennsylvania
Masnoenah Kamalie, University of Johannesburg
Zayn Kassam, Pomona College
Nancy Khalil, University of Michigan
Michael Muhammad Knight, University of Central Florida
Lance Laird, Boston University
Tori Lange, Georgia State University
Clint Le Bruyns, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Mark LeVine, University of California Irvine
Gregory Lipton, Macalester College
Ulrika Mortensson, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Ariela Marcus-Sells, Elon University
Sarah Marusek, University of Johannesburg
Heidarali Masoudi,Shahid Beheshti University
Anais Massot, Leiden University
Richard McGregor, Vanderbilt University
Seda Mehmetoglu, Ataturk Universitesi
Jaclyn Michael, University of Wisconsin
Saleel Mikail, Islamic Online University
Stephan Milich, University of Cologne
Tariq Modood, University of Bristol
Jawid Mojaddedi, Rutgers University
Mohammad Mahdi Mojahedi, Freie University Berlin
Ebrahim Moosa, University of Notre Dame
Manoel Ribeiro de Moraes Junior, UEPA Brasil

Nermeen Mouftah, Butler University
A. Musskopf, Faculdades EST
Magali Nascimento Cunha, Methodist University of Sao Paulo
Hassan Ndzovu, Moi University, Kenya
Martin Nguyen, Fairfield University
Hisham ul Wahab, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
Ann Pellegrini, New York university
Fabio Py, UCAM
Shadaab Rahemtulla, University of Wales, Trinity Saint David
Rosemary Radford Ruether, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
Hussein Rashid, Islamicate, L3C
Sharmin Sadequee, Michigan State University
Timothy B. Sailors, Eberhard-Karls-University Tubingen
Sa’diyya Shaikh, University of Cape Town

Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons, University of Florida
Ermin Sinanovic, International Institute of Islamic Thought
Matthew J. Smith, Northwestern University
Harvey Stark, California State University Sacramento
Richard Tapper, University of London SOAS
SherAli Tareen, Franklin and Marshall College
Sunera Thobani, University of British Columbia

Katrina Daly Thompson, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Sarra Tlili, University of Florida
Emilie M. Townes, Past President, American Academy of Religion
Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize Winner, 1984
Sufia Uddin, Connecticut College
Romero Venancio, UFS- Universidade Federal de Sergipe
Pathma Venasithamby, University of California, Berkeley
Dorothea Viale, CalPolyPomona
Jeroen Vlug, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Waqf University, Istanbul
Mark Wallace, Swarthmore College
David H. Warren, Washington University in St. Louis
Gisela Webb, Seton Hall University
Uwe Wegner, EST
Dwight Weiers, University of Saskatchewan
Kirsten Wesselhoeft, Vassar College
Cornel West, Union Theological Seminary
Kayla Wheeler, Ph.D.
Brook Wilensky-Lanford, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Peter Wright, Colorado College
Jasmin Zine, Wilfrid Laurier University
F. Cangüzel Güner Zülfikar, Üsküdar University