Staff


Head

Assoc Prof Noor Aisha bte Abdul Rahman
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)
Research Interests: Malay legal history and institutions; Muslim law and its administration in Singapore and Malaysia; Sociology of religion (Islam and Malay religious orientations)

Office : AS8 06-07
Tel : 6516 3707
Email :mlshead@nus.edu.sg

Deputy Head

Assoc Prof Maznah Mohamad 
Ph.D. (Universiti of Malaya)
Research Interests: Gender studies; Islamic law; Malaysian studies; sociology of family

Office : AS8 06-03
Tel : 6516 6049 
Email : mlsmm@nus.edu.sg

Associate Professor

Assoc Prof Syed Muhammad Khairudin Aljunied
Ph.D. (School of Oriental and African Studies, London)
Research Interests: History of ideas; colonial and postcolonial studies; Muslim minorities; Islamic thought in Southeast Asia

Office : AS8 06-02
Tel : 6516 6671 
Email : mlsasmk@nus.edu.sg

Associate Professor

Assoc Prof Farid Alatas
Ph.D. (Johns Hopkins, USA)
Research Interests: Historical sociology; the sociology of social science; the sociology of religion and inter-religious dialogue

Office : AS1 03-12
Tel : 6516 3837 
Email : socsfa@nus.edu.sg


Assistant Professor

Dr Sher Banu A.L. Khan
Ph.D. (Queen Mary, London)
Research Interests:Gender, religion and politics in pre-colonial Malay World; East-west encounters in the 17th Century; early modern globalization

Office : AS8 06 06
Tel : 6516 4199 
Email : mlssbalk@nus.edu.sg

Senior Lecturer

Dr Suriani Suratman
Ph.D. (Beilefeld, Germany)
Research Interests:Malay families; Malay middle class; culture and society;

Office : AS8 06 05
Tel : 6516 6002 
Email : mlsss@nus.edu.sg

Joint Appointment

Dr Noorman Abdullah
Ph.D. (Beilefeld, Germany)
Research Interests:Religion and society; deviance and social control; sensory studies

Office : AS1 02 17
Tel : 6516 5924 
Email : socnooa@nus.edu.sg



Lecturer

Dr Azhar Ibrahim
Ph.D. (National University of Singapore)
Research Interests:Religion and society; deviance and social control; sensory studies

Office : AS8 06 04
Tel : 6516 5703 
Email : mlsai@nus.edu.sg



Administrative Staff

Mdm Rasmidah bte Rawi
Management Assistant Officer

Administrative portfolio:Secretary to Head, Graduate matters
Office : AS8 06 01
Tel : 6516 3707 
Email : mlssec@nus.edu.sg


Administrative Staff

Mdm Dahlia bte Kasmani
Management Assistant Officer

Administrative portfolio:Finance, Undergraduate matters
Office : AS8 06 01
Tel : 6516 2635 
Email : mlsdk@nus.edu.sg