Mohamed A. Arafa

Adjunct Professor of Islamic Law
Assistant Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, Alexandria University Faculty of Law (Egypt)

Adjunct Professor, IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Phone: (317) 640-9733
E-Mail: marafa@iupui.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Education

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), 2006, Alexandria University, Faculty of Law (“English” Department), Alexandria, Egypt
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in American Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, 2008, University of Connecticut School of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence (S.J.D.), 2013, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Courses

Islamic Law

Bio

Mohamed ‘Arafa, is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice at Alexandria University Faculty of Law (Egypt) and an Adjunct Professor teaching Islamic Law at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (U.S.A).

Professor ‘Arafa earned his Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) degree from Alexandria University Faculty of Law (English Department), Alexandria, Egypt in 2006, his Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in American Criminal Law and Criminal Justice from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 2008, and his Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 2013.

He authored several law reviews articles in numerous U.S. journals on Corruption and Anti-bribery Law; Anti-Money Laundering Law; Economic, White-Collar, and International Crimes; Islamic Law; Islamic Criminal Law; Comparative Criminal Law; Middle Eastern and Egyptian Politics. Most recently his book published in Germany by Lambert Academic Publishing (entitled: Towards a New Anti-Corruption Law in Egypt After Mubarak: A Comparative Study Between the United States Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Egyptian Anti-Bribery Law, and Islamic Law http://www.amazon.com/Towards-Anti-Corruption-Egypt-After-Mubarak/dp/3659396141 ). Furthermore, Professor ‘Arafa focuses his teaching and scholarship in the areas of Criminal Law; Advanced Criminal Procedures; Corporate Crimes; White Collar Crimes; Criminal Evidences, Authentication, and Forensic Science; Criminology and Penology; Therapeutic Jurisprudence (“TJ”); Islamic Law; Islamic Criminal Law; International Criminal Law; International Human Rights Law, and Humanitarian Law. (His research and scholarship can be accessed online at his author’s page http://ssrn.com/author=1601014 ).

Professor ‘Arafa is also a Visiting Professor of Business Law at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport (College of Business Management). Moreover, Professor ‘Arafa is a permanent member of The Arab Society for Commercial and Maritime Law (ASCML); Council on International Law and Politics; The American Bar Association (ABA); The American Bar Association (ABA) Dispute Resolution, Business Law, and Educational Committees Program; and The Egyptian American Rule of Law Association (EARLA). Recently, he qualified and was certified as a Civil and Domestic Mediator under Indiana Alternative Dispute Resolution (A.D.R.) Rule 25. In addition, he recently has been named to the editorial board of the United States-China Law Review as an “Honored Reviewer.” The review is published by David Publishing Company.