Shainool Jiwa

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Shainool Jiwa
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OccupationHead of Constituency Studies Research Unit and Senior Research Fellow
Academic work
InstitutionsThe Institute of Ismaili Studies

Shainool Jiwa is the Head of Constituency Studies at the Institute of Ismaili Studies and a research scholar, specializing in Fatimid History.

Education[edit | edit source]

  • PhD, Islamic Studies, University of Edinburgh (1984 – 1989)
  • M.A, Islamic Studies, McGill University

Career[edit | edit source]

  • Head of Constituency Studies Research Unit, Institute of Ismaili Studies (2012 – Present)
  • Member of Board of Governers, Edinburgh Napier University (2012 – Present)
  • Head of the Department, Community Relations, Institute of Ismaili Studies (2005 – 2012)
  • Founding Coordinator, Quranic Studies Project, Institute of Ismaili Studies (2002 – 2005)
  • Manager and Counsellor, Saheliya, Edinburgh
  • Part-time Commissioner, Mental Welfare Commission, Scotland

Academic Activities[edit | edit source]

  • Teacher for graduate programmes at Institute for Ismaili Studies
  • Senior Research Fellow at Institute for Ismaili Studies
  • Chief Examiner for Islamic History at International Baccalaureate Organization from 2001 to 2010

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