Fareeha Khan

Fareeha Khan is an independent scholar affiliated with Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.  Her research interests include Islamic law, gender, and the place of traditional Islamic scholarship in the modern day.  She is the author of several academic artricles, is currently serving as Advisory Editor for the Oxford Encyclopedia of Islamic Law, and is preparing her first book-length manuscript for publication, entitled The Ethical Contours of a Fatwa: Gender, Sufism and Islamic Law in Late Colonial India.  Dr. Khan currently resides in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.