SOASCIS Graduate Seminar Series

11/11/2017 Maturidi Heresiology and the Defining Parameters of Sunnism: A Synopsis Presenter: DR. Gibril Fouad Haddad ABSTRACT The doctrinal creed of the largest denomination of Muslims who came to be known as ‘The Adherents to the Sunna and the Congregation’ found staunch defenders in the school of Abū Manṣūr al-Māturīdī (d. 333/945) who codified the theology of […]

SOASCIS Graduate Seminar Series

GRADUATE SEMINAR SERIES | SEMESTER 2, 2016/2017 21/1/2017 The Search for Real Scientific Progress – How and Where Religion can help Presenter: Prof Datuk Dr Osman Bakar 4/2/2017 Essentials of Public Speaking with Special Reference to a Plural Society Presenter: AP Dr Jabal M. Buaben 18/2/2017 Qur’anic Epistemology – An Exploration Presenter: AP Dr Mulyadhi […]

SOASCIS Graduate Seminar | January 2016

Planetary Sustainability and Justice A Response to Pope Francis’ Encyclical ‘On Care for Our Common Home’   Osman Bakar, PhD Distinguished Professor and Director Sultan Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Centre for Islamic Studies (SOASCIS) Universiti Brunei Darussalam     Abstract  Pope Francis’ encyclical On Care for Our Common Home is an important document addressing the […]

Kyoto Forum

Kyoto Forum | May 2014Kyoto University, Japan The forum was attended by one of our PhD students, Hassan Shakeel Shah  

Confirmed Speakers for SICON 4

Updated 27th Sept 2014 The confirmed speakers for our upcoming SICON 4 event are as follows:  Keynote Speakers Professor Dr Tariq Ramadan (Oxford University, UK) Tan Sri Professor Dr Mohd Kamal Hassan (IIUM, Malaysia) Professor Usamah Mohamed bin Mohamaed Hassan Elabed (Turkey)   Other Speakers Professor Dr Zaid Ahmad, (University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia) Associate Professor […]