Dr. Mohammad Ali Shomali
Dr. Mohammad Ali Shomali is a graduate of the Islamic Seminaries of Qum and also holds both a BA and an MA in Western Philosophy from the University of Tehran. He then went on to complete his Doctorate in Philosophy from the University of Manchester. Dr. Shomali established the Hawza Ilmiyya of England, which he both led and lectured at for many years. He is the editor-in-chief of two journals, has published numerous books and papers, and is very active in interfaith dialogue.