Amena Nosair

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Personal information

Title: 

Professor of Islamic Thought and Philosophy

Birthyear: 
1939

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
Al-Azhar University
Country: 
Egypt

Education

PhD, Philosophy, Ain Shams University (Girls' College).

MA, Philosophy, Ain Shams University (Girls' College).

BA, Philosophy, Ain Shams University (Girls' College).

Competences

Arabic Studies.

Islamic Da'wa.

Islamic Studies.

Islamic Thought and Philosophy.

Women's Issues and Islam.

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Jobs

Work history: 

Parliamentarian, 2015. 

Professor of Islamic Thought and Philosophy, Al-Azhar University.

Member, Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs.

Dean, College of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Al-Azhar University in Alexandria, 1990-1999.

Honorary office and memberships: 

Visiting Professor, University of Leiden, the Netherlands.

Instructor, The Islamic Academy, Austria.

Productions and works: 

"Al-Islam wa Mawqifuhu Min Mareed al-AIDS Min al-Zawiya al-Ijtima'iyya al-Shari'aiyya" [Islam and Its Position Towards Sufferers of AIDS from the Perspective of Society and Shari'a], Conference Papers, Hadramawt, Yemen, 2010.

Awards

Distinctions: 

First woman from her village (Musha, near Asyut) to study at university.

Among the most well-known women in Islamic da'wa.