Dr. Mohd Farid bin Mohd Shahran
Presently Dr Farid is the Director, Centre for the Study of Shariah, Laws and Politics, Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (IKIM). He was awarded with Ph.D in the field of Islamic Thought by the International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilisation (ISTAC) in 2006. His current academic involvements includes:
Research Fellow, Fatwa Division, Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM).
Member, JAKIM Aqidah Expert Council.
Member, State Fatwa Council of Negeri Sembilan.
Senior Fellow, Institute of Strategic Research Malaysia (IKSIM).
Senior Fellow, Centre of Human Rights, Research and Advocacy (CENTHRA).