Winter teaches theology at Cambridge University and is the director of Studies in Theology at Wolfson College in Cambridge. He is also the Dean of the Muslim College in Cambridge. He has written on various topics including British Muslim history and theological discourse. Winter is the force behind establishing the Cambridge Muslim College. He is also Chair of the Muslim Education Trust, which is overseeing the building of the new Cambridge mosque. With its emphasis on sustainability and almost total reliance on green energy, the new Cambridge mosque will be Europe’s first eco-mosque. Other pioneering projects include: a Muslim Choir and publication of “Muslim Songs of the British Isles”. He has also founded and is working on “Travelling Light” which is a 40-episode lecture series.