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Student Profile: Muhammad Asadullah

June 09, 2020
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Dr. Muhammad Asadullah is an Assistant Professor at the University of Regina's Department of Justice Studies. Prior to joining UofR, he taught at Simon Fraser University, the University of the Fraser Valley, and Kwantlen Polytechnic University. He completed his PhD as well as a Masters in Criminology from Simon Fraser University, Canada. He also holds a Masters in Conflict Transformation from Eastern Mennonite University, USA.

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO COME TO SFU?

Dr. Howard Zehr, grandfather of Restorative Justice, from Eastern Mennonite University, USA suggested me to come to SFU and study with Dr. Brenda Morrison. 

TELL US ABOUT YOUR RESEARCH AND/OR PROGRAM.

SFU's School of Criminology is one of the most comprehensive programs in the world.

WHAT ARE YOU PARTICULARLY ENJOYING ABOUT YOUR STUDIES/RESEARCH AT SFU?

I am grateful to have funding support and extraordinary supervision from Dr. Brenda Morrison. I am thankful to my friends—I will not name them as I am blessed with many gifted friends—who offered support through quality time, laughter, food, and advice on my PhD thesis.

HAVE YOU BEEN THE RECIPIENT OF ANY MAJOR OR DONOR FUNDED AWARDS?

He is the recipient of multiple awards and scholarships, including Contemplative Social Justice Scholar Award, ACJS Doctoral Fellowship Award, C.D. Nelson Memorial Award, Liz Elliott Memorial Graduate Scholarship, President's PhD Scholarship, Provost Prize of Distinction, and Law Foundation Scholarship in Restorative Justice.

DESCRIBE YOUR PROGRAM FOR THOSE SEARCHING.

SFU's PhD program in the School of Criminology is one the best and well-funded programs in Canada.

DO YOU HAVE ANY ADVICE FOR STUDENTS?

Keep self-care and close friends as an integral part of your study plan.

Contact Muhammad: muhammad_asadullah@sfu.ca
Website: https://www.uregina.ca/arts/justice-studies/faculty-staff/faculty/asadullah-muhammad.html