Applicants who signed the privacy statement on their application form and were subsequently accepted to the GTF are excluded from lists of newly accepted students released each month.
Imam Ahmed Ibrahim Ahmed has entered the Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Studies degree program. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Sharia and Law from Al Azhar University in Cairo. Imam Ahmed is currently working toward a diploma certificate in human rights at Curtin University. He serves as an Imam of the Western Australian Islamic Council and is a Marriage Celebrant.
Mr. Eeshat Ansari has just begun his work toward a Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Studies degree with the Graduate Theological Foundation. Mr. Ansari received a Master of Physics in Solid State Physics from Aligarh Muslim University in India. He also holds a Master of Computer Science from Florida Atlantic University. Mr. Ansari is a self-employed author of Islamic books.
Imam Abdi Hersy has enrolled in the Doctor of Philosophy in Islamic Studies degree program. He attended St. Paul Community and Technical College and received an Associate in Applied Science degree in Respiratory Therapy. Imam Hersy also received a Certificate in Health Informatics, as well as his Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Emphasis, from the University of Minnesota. His Master of Business Administration in Information Technology Management was earned through Western Governors University.
Ms. Alaina King has entered the Doctor of Psychology degree program. She received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from Boston College and her Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Lesley University. She serves as a Chief Executive Officer and a Certified Public Accountant.
Mr. Jose Lopez has recently begun his studies toward the Doctor of Education degree. He earned a Master’s degree in Pastoral Ministries from Santa Clara University and later completed his Doctor of Ministry degree with the Graduate Theological Foundation. He currently serves in a managerial position.