Bilal Sert, PhD
Dr. Bilal Sert received his doctoral degree from Texas Woman’s University, Dallas, TX, in sociology of religion. His research interests have included Muslim ethnicities in the West, immigrant communities of the US, and identity issues for the Muslim youth in the US. He has taught at various institutions and colleges and presented at conferences and seminars. He has designed curriculum for a number of Islamic study programs, particularly for the Islamic middle and high schools, in the fields of Islamic faith, Islamic history, Qur’anic exegesis, and Seerah studies. Dr. Sert writes and speaks on various topics that deal with the Qur’anic studies, social and political issues the Muslims face today, interfaith understanding, and the challenges of Islamic education in the US. He lives in Dallas, TX with his wife and two daughters.