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Mrs. Fatin Amin SHAKER

Mrs. Fatin Amin SHAKER, Assistant Professor of Sociology, King Abdulaziz University.


  • SHAKER, Mrs. Fatin Amin was born on September 3, 1941 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy (Sociology).


    • Supervisor of Women’s Activities, Community Development Programme, Jeddah. Prepared and introduced the first women’s radio programme in Saudi Arabia 1961-1965. Assistant Professor of Sociology, St. Joseph’s College, United States.A. 1970-1971.

      Member of American Sociological Association, United States.A. Member of Faisalite Women’s Association, Jeddah. Attended conference on Education for Mankind, Chicago, United States.A., Training Workshop for Social Workers, Morocco.

      Was active during the 1960s in various social programmes. Assistant Professor of Sociology, King Abdulaziz University.


    • The Status of Women in Islam and their Changing Role in Saudi Arabia (Master of Arts thesis). Modernization of the Developing Nations (Doctor of Philosophy dissertation).


    Denomination: Sunni muslim


    There are five necessities that our life depend upon: preservation of religion, life, intellect, lineage, and wealth. These ensure individual and social welfare in this life and the hereafter.

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    Born September 3, 1941