Mohammed Khallouk

Prof. Mohammed Khallouk is currently serving as the Associate Professor at the College of Sharia and Islamic Studies at Qatar University. He is an expert in Islamic Thought and Politics, Political Islam as well as skilled in intercultural dialogue between the West and the Islamic World.

He received his PHD in 2007 in Political Science at the Philipps-University of Marburg, Germany, funded by the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation and the Cologne´s Grammar School and Foundations Fund. His doctoral thesis dealt with Political Islam in his country of origin, Morocco. Therein he discusses the tension between reactionary tendencies in some Muslim movements in the present and the struggle for modernity.

His M.A. degree in Political Science at Marburg University in 2003, based on his thesis about the possibility of peace between Israelis and Palestinians, was honored with the German Academic Exchange Prize. He also received a M.A. degree in Arab and Islamic Thought at Mohammed V – University of Rabat, Morocco, in 1997.

Prof. Khallouk served as a lecturer in Political Science from 2008 to 2012 at Philipps-University of Marburg and from 2010 to 2012 at the University of German Federal Armed Forces Munich, where his main topic handled about the situation of Muslims and Islam in Germany and the relations between Europe and the Islamic World.

He has already published in German, English, French and Arabic about political and Islamic topics in several journals, newspapers and magazines, such as the German journal "Dialogue and Critique". He currently has a habilitation thesis.

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