Created in 2010, through the generous contribution of Dr. and Mrs. Mushtaq Khan. This contribution provides the opportunity for Religious Studies at the University of Lethbridge to recruit and retain a leading researcher and academic in the field of Islamic Studies as well as contributed to the development of courses highlighting Islamic Studies. This fund will provide the opportunity to facilitate community presentations, workshops, etc. to assist in helping the public and university communities understand the current status and issues facing Muslims in Canada as well as internationally.
Past Speakers include:
Dr. Shankar Nair (University of Virginia)
Dr. Rory Dickson (University of Winnipeg)
Dr. Elizabeth Alexandrin (St. John's College, University of Manitoba)
Dr. Oludamini Ogunnaike (College of William and Mary)
Dr. Eliezer Segal (University of Calgary)