Mark Durie

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About me

Gender Male
Industry Religion
Occupation Pastor
Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Introduction Dr Mark Durie is an academic, human rights activist, pastor, a writing Fellow at the Middle East Forum, and Senior Research Fellow of the Arthur Jeffery Centre of the Melbourne School of Theology. He has published many articles and books on the language and culture of the Acehnese, Christian-Muslim relations and religious freedom. Holding a PhD in Linguistics from Australian National University and a ThD in Quranic Theology from the Australian College of Theology, he has held visiting appointments at the University of Leiden, MIT, UCLA and Stanford, and was elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities in 1992.