Serag

Mohamed
Serag

Position
Professor
Department
Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations

Profile

Brief Biography

Mohamed Serag is professor of Islamic studies at the Department of Arab and Islamic Civilizations at the American University in Cairo. Serag was a professor and head of the Islamic Law Department at the Alexandria University Faculty of Law, Egypt; a visiting professor at Sana’a University in Yemen; chair of the Department of Islamic Law at Cairo University; assistant and associate professor of law at the International Islamic University in Islamabad; and associate professor of Islamic Studies at Cairo University. He authored, translated, and co-edited numerous books on Islamic law, including books on the Islamic law of trusts; Islamic legal theory and practice; Islamic laws of contract, inheritance, and bequests; the Islamic banking system; and torts in Islam.

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