Abdalrahman Migdad is an Assistant Professor of Islamic social economics at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University and a Research Fellow at the Center for Islam and Global Affairs (CIGA). He lectures in both the Department of Islamic Economics and Finance as well as the Department of Political Science and International Relations at IZU.  Dr. Migdad received his education in Palestine, the US, Japan, and completed a Post-doc in Turkey. He received his Ph.D. from the School of Global Studies at Doshisha University in Japan, where he focused on Human Economic Security and social Islamic economics. Simultaneously he had completed an advanced doctoral program in Global Resource Management. His Master's degree was from the School of Public Policy at Pepperdine University in the US, and his BA degree was from the Islamic University of Gaza. Dr. Migdad has many academic papers and has recently published the 3rd ed. of his Microeconomics book that he has co-authored. Dr. Migdad's current research interests include international political and social economy and justice, as well as Islamic social economics.