Usaama al-Azami

Lecturer in Islamic Studies, Markfield Institute; PhD Candidate, Princeton University

Usaama al-Azami is a Lecturer in Islamic studies at the Markfield Institute of Higher Education, and PhD candidate in Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University. His dissertation critically examines Islamic legal and religious reform in the modern period. He completed his BA in Arabic and Islamic Studies at Oxford University, and has also studied with Muslim scholars and theologians in seminarial contexts in the Middle East and Europe.