Who Is She

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Personal information

Professor of Islamic Thought and Philosophy
Amena Nosair
1939

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Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

Al-Azhar University
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.

Work history

Jobs: 
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.