Qadir, Ali

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES & HUMANITIES, UNIVERSITY OF TAMPERE, FINLAND

Ali QuadirDr Ali Qadir is a researcher at the School of Social Sciences & Humanities, University of Tampere in Finland, conducting research primarily on transnational sociology and governance of Islam. He is a member of the Tampere research group on Cultural and Political Sociology. Dr Qadir received his doctorate in social anthropology from the same university in 2011. He has published in international journals in social sciences and religion, besides contributing to books and writing policy reports in these fields. Dr Qadir’s abiding research interests focus on multiple modernities, transnational political sociology of Islam, global governance, and Islamic philosophical hermeneutics. He has published in social science journals and edited books, and has recently co-edited a book on national policy-making published by Routledge. He is a visiting research fellow at the Center for the Study of Gender & Culture in Pakistan and member of various associations on the sociology of religion.

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