Dr. Celene Ibrahim is a scholar, author, and educator. She is the author of Women and Gender in the Qur'an (Oxford University Press, 2020) and the editor of One Nation, Indivisible: Seeking Liberty and Justice from the Pulpit to the Streets (Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2019). Her current book project explores the concept of monotheism in the Qur'an and Islamic intellectual history (forthcoming from Cambridge University Press).
As a trusted public voice on issues of religion and civic engagement, Dr. Ibrahim is deeply committed to counteracting bigotry and fostering values of pluralism, integrity, and civic responsibility. She offers lectures and workshops and leads educational seminars to locations around the world.
She holds a PhD in Arabic and Islamic Civilizations and a master's degree in Women's and Gender Studies and Near Eastern and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University, an MDiv from Harvard University, and a bachelor's degree in Near Eastern Studies with highest honors from Princeton University. She is a graduate of the United World College of the American West.