Dr. Mohamad Khalid Masoud

Muhammad Khalid Masud, M.A., Ph.D. (1973, McGill University) is presently an ad hoc Judge of the Shariat Appellate Bench, Supreme Court of Pakistan. He has formerly been Director General, Islamic Research Institute, International Islamic University, Islamabad; Chairman, Council of Islamic Ideology, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad; Professor and Academic Director of ISIM, Leiden, the Netherlands; Senior Lecturer, Centre for Islamic Legal Studies, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria; Distinguished Professor, Faculty of Law, International Islamic University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; and Visiting Professor, Collège de France, Paris. He has published extensively on Islamic law, contemporary issues, and on trends in Muslim societies.