Wan Mohd Nor Wan Daud (Malaysia), Director, Center for Advanced Studies on Islam, Science and Civilization (CASIS) Universiti Teknologi

Wan Mohd Nor Wan Daud (Malaysia), Director, Center for Advanced Studies on Islam, Science and Civilization (CASIS) Universiti Teknologi

Director, Center for Advanced Studies on Islam, Science and Civilization (CASIS) Universiti Teknologi

Biography:

Wan Mohd Nor Wan Daud serves as director of Center for Advanced Studies on Islam, Science and Civilisation (CASIS), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. After obtaining his doctorate from the University of Chicago under the late Fazlur Rahman in 1988, he was invited by Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas to assist him at the newly established International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilization (ISTAC) in all the formal and non-formal academic development including library, publication and student affairs. From 1998-2002 he served as the deputy director of ISTAC.

From 2008 to February 2011 he served as principal research fellow at the Institute of the Malay World and Civilisation (ATMA), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

Professor Wan Mohd Nor has written more than 13 books and monographs as well as more than 30 academic articles in local and international journals.