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Mahgoub El-Tigani Mahmoud
About Mahgoub El-Tigani Mahmoud
Mahgoub El-Tigani Mahmoud is a Professor of Sociology at Tennessee State University, as well as former Director of the University’s Office of International Relations and Programs. He received his PhD in Sociology from Brown University. A former adviser of the Ministry of Social Affairs of the Democratic Government of Sudan, he worked at the African Center for Democracy and Human Rights’ Studies of the Gambia. Professor Mahmoud is a founder and has been repeatedly elected president of the Sudan Human Rights Organization-Cairo and is Editor-in-Chief of the bilingual Sudanese human Rights Quarterly. His published works include many chapters in many volumes on human rights, Africa, and the Sudan. He writes in both English and Arabic. His most recent publications include State and Religion in Sudan and The Sources of Islamic Jurisprudence – Justice and Law in Islam, and the Arabic translations of William Adams’ Nubia - Corridor to Africa and Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban’s Islamic Law and Society in Sudan. Dr. Mahmoud is a Multiple Year Honoree in the 9th Edition of Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, added to his inclusion in Who’s Who in America (2012).