The University of Alberta is vetting two candidates for its Chair of Islamic Studies
Original address: https://www.facebook.com/MSAUofA/posts/195163297295690
Source: Facebook page of the Muslim Students Association (University of Alberta)
Date: January 14, 2013
ORIGINAL TITLE: IMPORTANT: New ECMC Chair in Islamic Studies Hire – HAVE YOUR INPUT HEARD
The UofA is vetting candidates for the new ECMC Chair in Islamic Studies. It is absolutely essential that Muslim students are present at both talks and provide feedback to the UofA and the ECMC. Your feedback is highly valuable and could seriously impact the Muslim community of Edmonton for many, many years to come.
The two candidates are Shaykh Dr. Ebrahim Moosa (http://www.ebrahimmoosa.com/) and Dr. Mohammad Salama (http://meis.sfsu.edu/page/mohammad-salama). Please read about the candidates beforehand to get an idea of their aptitudes and research.
Candidate 1: Mohammad Salama
Lecture: (Trans)formations of the Secular in Islamist Egypt
Date: Wednesday, January 16
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: HC 2-12
Details about Ebrahim Moosa’s talk will be released soon.