ASSOC.PROF.DR. ÝBRAHÝM ASLAN    
Name : ÝBRAHÝM
Surname : ASLAN
E-Mail : iaslan@ankara.edu.tr, aslanteolog@hotmail.com
Phone Number : 03122126800/1333
Title : ASSOC.PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF DIVINITY
Department : DEPARTMENT OF MAIN ISLAMIC SCIENCES
Personal Information


·    He was born in Caykara, administrative district of Trabzon in 1974. He graduated from Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University in 1999. He became a  Research Assistant in the department of Theology under the Division of Basic  Islamic Sciences in Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University in 2001. He gained MA (Master) degree in 2002 with the title of thesis “A Comparative  Investigation of Hasan b. Muhammad's 'Treatise on Destiny' and Yahya b. Husayn's 'Refutation',[Faculty of Divinity, Department of Theology, Ankara University, 2002]. He gained Phd (Doctorate) degree in 2007 with the title of thesis “The Methodology of Qadi Abd al-Jabbar”, [Faculty of Divinity, Department of Theology, Ankara University, 2007]. His main interest is on Islamic Theology, Methodology, Comperative Theology in the Context of Abrahamic Religions. 

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      Current Position/Title: 

       Assistant Professor, 

       Department of Theology, 

       Ankara University, 

       Faculty of Divinity, 

       Ankara, Turkey,

 

·     Work Experience, including previous positions and titles, and the approximate dates of employment.

       1999-2001, worked as a Primary School Teacher 

       2001-2010, studied as a Research Assistant 

       2010-……., studies as a Assistant Professor

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      Publications:

 a.Journal Articles:

 

       “The Question of the Meaning of the al-Lawh al-Mahfuz,” Journal of the Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University, 2009, Volume: 50, Issue: 1, pp. 25-47. 

      “Theology of Fear in al-Qāḍī ‘Abd al-Jabbār and Kierkegaard,” Journal of Felsefe Dünyasý, 2010, Volume: 51, Issue: 1, pp.186-211. 

       “Linguistic Content of the Debates on Kalām Allāh,Journal of the Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University, 2010, Volume: 51, Issue: 1, pp. 131-150.

       “The Relationship Between Speculation (naẓar) and Knowledge (‘ilm) in theMu’tazilite Theology: the case of al-Qāḍī ‘Abd al-Jabbār,” Journal of the Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University, 2010, Volume: 51, Issue: 1, pp. 151-176.

      ‘The Criticism of Qadi Abd al-Jabbar on the Goodness-Evil Dualism’, Journal of Kalam Studies, Volume.11, Issue.1,pp.77-100, 2013.

       A Hanbalite Interpretation of al-Usul al-Khamsah: The Case of Qadi Abu Yala al-Farra, Journal of Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University, volüme.53,       Issue.1, 2012, pp.55-83.

      b. Encyclopedia Articles

       Human free will, Divine Predestination, Fatalism, Genie, Death, Power, Divine  Law, Oath of Allegiance at "Christian-Islamic Dictionary", Munich (forthcoming)

      c. Article Translated:

     “Islamic Left and Attempts of Modernization in Egypt,” Ḥasan Ḥanafī, trans (from  Arabic into Turkish) Ibrahim Aslan, Journal of Islamiyyât, 2004, Volume: 7, Issue:  4, pp. 131-150.

     “On the Relationship between the Ancient Eastern Thought and Islamic Thought,”  ‘Alī ‘Abd al-Fattāḥ al-Maghribī, trans. (from Arabic into Turkish) Ibrahim Aslan,  Journal of Theological Studies, July 2004, Volume: 2, Issue: 2, pp. 125-154.

    “Historicity of the Science of Kalām,” Ḥasan Ḥanafī, trans. (from Arabic into  Turkish) Ibrahim Aslan, Journal of the Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University,  2004, Volume: XLV, Issue: 1, pp. 263-284. 

   ”  The Enlightening Islam,” Ḥasan Ḥanafī, trans. (from Arabic into Turkish) Ibrahim    Aslan, Journal of Ýslamiyyât, 2002, Volume: 5, Issue: 2, pp. 37-42.

       e-Current Courses Taught:

    Basic Religious Informations,High School, Department of Divinity, 3 hours, 60  Students

      Comparative Religious Thoughts in Islam,High School, Department of Education, 3 hours, 20 students.

       The Historicity of Islamic Theology, MA, 4 Hours, 3 Students.

      Jewish, Christian and Islamic Theology in Comparative, PHD, 4 Hours, 3 Students.