Ziauddin Sardar
Ziauddin Sardar

Sardar has been described as “Britain’s own Muslim Polymath” by The Independent newspaper. He is is an award-winning writer who specialises in Muslim thought, futurology, science and cultural relations. He has authored and edited over 50 books and written for various journals (Nature, New Scientist) and newspapers. He has worked on numerous ground-breaking initiatives representing British Asian and Muslim communities, producing programmes for national TV. He has taught at UK universities and worked overseas as advisor to Anwar Ibrahim (then Education Minister of Malaysia) and in Saudi Arabia. He currently edits the Critical Muslim and has recently established the Centre for Postnormal Policy and Futures Studies.

Source of Influence: Scholarly

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