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Doagoo Hasan

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Hasan Doagoo

PhD Students
Department of Religious Studies

Area(s) of Interest:


Hasan Doagoo is interested in Islamic Reformation, with a specific focus on female issues. He hopes to explore new possibilities in the field by offering a new lens in understanding Islamic law, while adding insights from Ethics and Social Justice perspective. For undertaking this project, Hasan is working with Dr. Lyakat Takim as his supervisor.


  • McMaster University, Ph.D. in Religious Studies (Western field), 2018-
  • Queen’s University, M.A. in Religious Studies, 2017-2018
  • Hartford Seminary, Graduate Certificate in Islamic Studies and Muslim-Christian relation, 2014-2015.
  • International Institute for Islamic Studies, M.A. in Islamic Studies, 2011-2016.
  • Imam Khomeini Research and Educational Institute, B.A. in Islamic Philosophy, 2006-2009.
  • Islamic Seminary of Qom, Levels 1-4 in Islamic Jurisprudence and its principles, 1998-2016.



  • Advanced reading in Islamic literature of Qurān and Hadith, Graduate course, Winter 2017, International Institute for Islamic Studies.
  • Advanced reading in Islamic Theology and Ethics, Winter 2016, International Institute for Islamic Studies.

Teaching Assistant

  • Cults, Conspiracies and Close Encounters, Fall 2018, McMaster University.
  • World Religions (Eastern traditions), Winter 2018, Queen’s University.
  • World Religions (Western traditions), Fall 2017, Queen’s University.


  • Post-Reformation Protestant perception of Islam and Muslim sects: A study of Oratio Persica De Differentia Religions Turcicae & Persicaein context, MA thesis, Queen’s University 2018.