Zahra N. Jamal

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Location Hall of Philosophy

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Dr. Zahra N. Jamal is Associate Director at Rice University's Boniuk Institute for Religious Tolerance. She was previously on the faculty at Harvard, MIT, University of Chicago, Michigan State University (MSU), and Palmer Trinity.  

Holder of an M.A. and Ph.D. from Harvard, and double B.A. from Rice, Dr. Jamal has consulted for the UN, State Department, Aga Khan Development Network, Swiss Development Cooperation, and Aspen Institute. She lectures widely on all things Muslim, and brings to this week a welcome and fun Muslim perspective on Everyday Spirituality through Food.