Welcome to Studies in Islam
Studies in Islam offers you the opportunity to explore and learn about the diversity of Islam and Muslims through the study of traditional and modern Islamic civilization and culture. Whether your interests lie in literature, language, drama and visual culture, or history, our program has much to offer you. We are an interdisciplinary program which allows our students to bring together knowledge gained across disciplines and learn how to apply it to their own research and in real-life contexts.
How Studies in Islam courses equip you for global and diverse work opportunities
- Nov. 1, 2016
By Caroline Tanswell, Director, Office of Institutional Advancement
- Oct. 14, 2016
- June 14, 2016
Studies in Islam professor, Dr. Timothy Gianotti served as the principal Muslim consultant for Muhammad Ali's funeral events in Arizona and Kentucky last week. These events included the washing and shrouding of the body, the traditional Islamic funeral (janazah) prayer on Thursday, and the interfaith memorial service on Friday. Leading up to these events, Prof.