Position: Academic Visitor; Assistant Professor in Middle Eastern Studies at Seoul National University
Faculty / College Address: Oriental Institute
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Islamic intellectual history; the history of tafsīr as a discipline and literary genre
Currently I am completing a monograph that examines Mu‘tazilite exegetical tradition through the analysis of the tafsīr of ‘Alī ibn ‘Īsā al-Rummānī (d. 384/994)
Courses taught at Seoul National University:
Origin and Development of Islamic Civilisation; Introduction to Islam; Diversity in Islam: the Sunni and the Shī‘a; Reading Classics (Arabic Literature in Translation)
“Ḥafṣ al-Fard.” The Encyclopaedia of Islam Three, Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matringe et al. (eds.) Leiden: Brill, 2017, I: 95–97.
“Rethinking Muʿtazilite tafsīr: from essence to history.” Religion and Culture, Seoul National University 29 (2015): 227–62.
“Beyond theology: Muʿtazilite scholars and their authority in al-Rummānī’s tafsīr.” Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies 78/1 (2015): 135–48.