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History of religion educator

Aziz Al-Azmeh, Syrian history of religion educator. Fellow Institute Advanced Study, Berlin, 1994-1995, 96-98, Maison des Sciences de l'Homme, 1999, Swedish Collegium of Advanced Study, 1998, Rockefeller Foundation Study Center, Bellajio, 2000; decorated Order of Merit Services to Arab Culture President of Tunisia, 1993. Chairman Arab Organization for Human Rights, London, 1986.

Background

Al-Azmeh, Aziz was born on July 23, 1947 in Damascus, Syria. Son of Malak and Salma (Nabulsi) Al-Al-Azmeh.

Education

License-ès-lettres, Beirut Arab University, 1971. Master of Arts, Eberhard-Karls University, Tübingen, 1973. D. of Philosophy, University Oxford, 1978.

Career

Lecturer University Kuwait, 1981-1983. Fellow department Arabic and Islamic studies University Exeter, England, 1983-1984, Sharjah professor Islamic studies England, 1985-1995. Zayed professor American University, Beirut, since 2000.

Visiting professor Yale, Columbia, Georgetown. Consultant British Broadcasting Corporation television, British Broadcasting Corporation Service, various universities, project for translation of Arabic literature United Nations Educational, ALESCO, UNITAR. Board directors Arts Worldwide, London.

Works

Membership

Chairman Arab Organization for Human Rights, London, 1986.

Connections

Married Nadia Al-Bagadi. 1 child, Omar.

father:
Malak Al-Al-Azmeh

mother:
Salma (Nabulsi) Al-Al-Azmeh

spouse:
Nadia Al-Bagadi

child:
Omar Al-Azmeh