Senior Research Fellow
Education and degrees
2013 PhD in Political Theory, Luiss University of Rome, Italy. (Honours)
2009 2nd MA in European Studies, Luiss University of Rome, Italy. (Honours)
2008 1st MA Degree in Humanities and Area Studies, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco. (Honours)
2006 BA Degree in English Studies, Mohammed I University, Oujda, Morocco. (Honours)
2002 High School Degree (Baccalaureate), Elfath School, Taourirt, Morocco. (Honours)
2019- Present Senior Research Fellow, Fscire-La Pira Library and Center for Islamic History and Doctrines, Palermo, Italy.
2013-Present Faculty Member (adjunct), Department of Political Science, Luiss University of Rome, Italy.
2014 – 2018 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Political Science, Luiss University of Rome.
04-05/2017 Guest Scholar, Leibniz-ZMO Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin.
01-03/2017 Visiting Research Fellow, Oxford Center for Islamic Studies, University of Oxford.
09/2011 – 07/2012 Visiting Research Fellow, Center for European Islamic Thought, Faculty of Theology, University of Copenhagen.
10 – 11/2010 Visiting Research Fellow, Babylon Centre for the Study of the multicultural Society, Tilburg University, the Netherlands.
Contemporary Arab-Islamic Intellectual History
Contemporary Arab-Islamic Political Theology and Philosophy
Religion, Ethics and Politics in the Arab World
European Islam, Islamic Thought in Western Europe
Contemporary Moroccan Thought
Mediterranean Studies, Focus on MENA Region.
Islam and Politics
Islam, Culture, and Politics
Media in the Arab World
Ethics in European Islamic Thought.
Arabic (and Tamazight), English, French, Italian.