Professors Ahmed and Chaurdhry Receive Prestigious Fellowships

Two CNERS professors received prestigious and highly competitive visiting fellowships for the 2015-16 academic year.

Rumee Ahmed has been offered a Stanford Humanities Center External Faculty Fellowship for the academic year 2015-16.  His topic is “Islamic Systematics: The Art and Science of Islamic Legal Reform.”

Ayesha Chaudhry has been offered an appointment as a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.  Her topic is “Constructing a Feminist Shari’a — Re-imagining ‘Ā’isha — the Messenger of the Prophet of Islam.”

Congratulations Rumee and Ayesha.