Ebrahim Moosa (Ph.D., University of Cape Town 1995) is professor of Islamic studies in Notre Dame’s Keough School of Global Affairs and Department of History. Moosa co-directs Contending Modernities, the global research and education initiative examining the interaction among Catholic, Muslim, and other religious and secular forces in the world. Moosa’s interests span both classical and modern Islamic thought with a special focus on Islamic law, history, ethics and theology. His book What Is a Madrasa? was published in 2015 by the University of North Carolina Press.