Winter teaches theology at Cambridge University and is the director of Studies in Theology at Wolfson College in Cambridge. He is also the Dean and founder of the Cambridge Muslim College, which trains imams for British mosques. He has written on various topics including British Muslim history and theological discourse, and regularly appears on BBC radio. He is also Chair of the Muslim Academic 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. He is the author of Understanding the Four Madhhabs (2002) and Commentary on the Eleventh Contentions (2012). He is also the founder-director of Mishkat Media, an Islamic TV production company.