Talant

Country: Kazakhstan

School: Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (USA)

Area of Study: Islamic Studies

Research Focus: Faith and Kazakh ethnic identity.

Ara Badalian

Country: Iraq

School: Asia Graduate School of Theology (Philippines)

Area of Study: Islamic Studies

Research Focus: Christian-Muslim dialogue in Iraqi history.

Samuel Nwokoro

Country: Nigeria

School: University of Edinburgh (UK)

Area of Study: Islamic Studies

Research Focus: The Islamization of Arabic and the Arabization of Melkite Christian theology in light of encounters between Christian missionaries and their Muslim neighbors in Nigeria.