Dr. Walead Mosaad

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Director of Muslim Student Life



Dr. Walead Mosaad, serving as the Director of Muslim Student Life at Lehigh, is a scholar of the Islamic tradition. He received his PhD from the University of Exeter in the UK in Arab and Islamic Studies, and was also classically trained at the Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt. He is also a visiting professor at the Bayan Claremont College of Theology. He has traveled extensively throughout the Muslim world, as well as Europe and the Far East, delivering lectures on various topics of interest, including Muslims as minorities, interfaith understanding, and the importance of purification and spirituality in addressing the human condition.  


  • 9/21-29/2019 Teaching Leadership and Spiritualty Course at Claremont School of Theology
  • 10/14-10/22/2019 Conducting a Spiritual Retreat in Cairo, Egypt
  • 11/14-12/5/2019  Leading a group on a pilgrimage to the holy cities of Mecca and Medina