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Ahmad El-Muhammady Bin Muhammad Uthman El-Muhammady

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Muslim World Issues) - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Master of Human Sciences (Political Science) - Masters Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Human Sciences (Political Science) - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Ahmad El-Muhammady Bin Muhammad Uthman El-Muhammady (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM KL Campus

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC THOUGHT AND CIVILISATION


elmuhammady@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Dr. Ahmad El-Muhammady is an Assistant Professor at the International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilisation (ISTAC-IIUM). Besides that, he holds various external positions such as Associate Fellow at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT), The Hague, Netherlands, Associate Research Fellow at the Accounting Research Institute (ARI), Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia and International Advisory Committee Member at Global Peace Institute (GPI), United Kingdom. Since 2011, he works closely with the Special Branch’s Counter-Terrorism Division, Royal Malaysia Police and Prison Department to implement the Rehabilitation and Deradicalisation programs for individuals detained under terrorism laws in Malaysia. Ahmad is also a member of Deradicalisation Panel and Expert/Specialist appointed by the Ministry of Home Affairs for cases investigated under the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act (SOSMA) 2012 and Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA) 2015. Prior to that, he was a consultant to the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) (2019), and co-authored a report with Ben Schonveld, senior consultant at the United Nations on the return of foreign terrorist fighters in Southeast Asia. Ahmad also served as think-tank member (2014-2019) and consultant (2018-2019) to the Institute for Youth Research Malaysia (IYRES), Ministry of Youth and Sports Malaysia.

Links: 
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ahmadelmuhammady/
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=jgU2VSIAAAAJ&hl=en
Researchgate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ahmad-El-Muhammady
Academia.edu: https://iium2009.academia.edu/AhmadElMuhammady
Global Peace Institute:https://globalpeaceinstitute.org/team/dr-ahmad-el-muhammady/
ICCT-The Hague: https://icct.nl/people/ahmad-el-muhammady/


Area of Specialisation


  • Humanities ~ Humanities ~ Religious Studies ~ Islamic Studies - Counter-terrorism, Militant Rehabilitation, Terrorist Ideological Profiling


Professional Membership


  • 2021 - 2022: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Associate Fellow), International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT), The Hague, Netherlands


Teaching Responsibilities


BASIC POLITICAL SCIENCE 2011/2012 2013/2014 2019/2020 2008/2009 2010/2011 2014/2015 2009/2010 2020/2021 2012/2013
BASIC THEMES OF AL-QUR'AN 2008/2009 2012/2013 2013/2014 2009/2010
CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN THE MUSLIM WORLD 2013/2014
INTRO. TO CREATIVE & CRITICAL THINKING 2014/2015 2012/2013 2009/2010 2008/2009 2010/2011 2011/2012 2015/2016
INTRO. TO HUMAN SCIENCES 2008/2009
ISLAM AND OTHER RELIGIONS 2017/2018
ISLAMIC REVEALED KNOWLEDGE 2014/2015
PUBLIC SPEAKING 2015/2016 2016/2017
THINKING SKILLS 2016/2017 2020/2021 2019/2020 2015/2016
UNDERSTANDING ISLAM 2013/2014 2011/2012
WRITING SKILLS 2017/2018 2018/2019


Research Projects


Completed
No data
On-Going
2018 - Present Understanding Extremist Discourse, Intervention and Rehabilitation: Bridging the Gap between Stakeholders in Malaysia and Southeast Asia


Publications


Article

2021 Rehabilitation & reintegration (R&R): Malaysian experience. Digital Study Visit from European Practitioners, () pp.
2020 Malaysia in the post-IS era. East Asia Forum, 6th April 2020 () pp. 1-3
2017 External conflicts and Malaysia's National Security: the case of Daesh. The Journal of Defence and Security, 8 (1) pp. 42-56
Conference or Workshop Item

2019 The important factors of anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing education. In: 1st International Conference on Financial Markets 2019 (ICFM),
Book Section

2021 Malaysia: Balancing National Development, National Security and Cybersecurity Policy. In: Routledge, ISBN: 978-0-367-02423-9, pp. 325-336
2021 Malaysia: Balancing National Development, National Security and Cybersecurity Policy. In: Routledge, ISBN: 978-0-367-02423-9, pp. 325-336
2020 Radicalisation model: learning from Malaysian militant-extremists. In: Routledge, ISBN: 978-0-367-27880-9, pp. 155-184
2019 Ideologi kumpulan pengganas Daesh/ISIS: asas, formulasi dan implikasi. In: Institut Penyelidikan Pembangunan Belia Malaysia (IYRES), ISBN: 978-96716147-2-3, pp. 20-35
2018 The role of universities and schools in countering and preventing violent extremism: Malaysian experience. In: Rajaratnam School of International Studies and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, ISBN: 978-981-11-8742-1, pp. 95-109
2016 Countering the threat of Daesh in Malaysia. In: Konrad Adenauer Stiftung; S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), ISBN: na, pp. 105-122