Director of Institute

Curriculum Vitae
Mohsen Malek Afzali Ardakani, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Al-Mustafa International University

PERSONAL DETAILS:

Father’s Name: Kazem
Place of Birth: Yazd – Iran
Date of Birth: Mar. 30th 1970
Marital Status: Married
Address: 19, Besat St., Shahid Karimi Blvd., Qom – Iran P.C.: 37131-98437
Phone: +98 25 3711 0703
Cell: +98 912 153 6413
Email: mohsenmalekafzali@yahoo.com

EDUCATION:

2011                 Defense of Doctoral Dissertation with the title of "The Rule of Maintaining the System" at Ferdowsi University of Mashhad,
2007-2009   Ph.D. study in jurisprudence and Islamic law at Ferdowsi University of Mashhad,
1998-2001   M.A. degree in Public Law at University of Tehran(Qom Branch),
1994-1998   Bachelor's degree in Law at University of Tehran(Qom Branch),
1993-2001   Study in Religious and Seminary Studies at Hoza of Qom,
1994                 Diploma in Culture and Literature at Zeynoddin high school of Qom,
1984-1993    Studying Religious and Seminary at Hoza of Yazd.
 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

Since 2001 up to now, teaching law and jurisprudence in several universities and seminaries for undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D. students.

Universities and Centers:

Islamic Azad University of Naragh,
University of Qom,
Al-Mustafa International University,
Center of Islamic law and jurisprudence in Seminary of Qom,
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad,
Center for training of judges,
Al-Zahra University,
Payam Noor University of Mashhad,
Islamic Azad University of Arak,
Ma’aref University,
Baqer Al-Olum University,
Imam Reza Higher Education Institute.

Courses Taught:

Introduction of law,
Constitutional rights,
Administrative rights,
Labor rights,
Civil rights,
Specific criminal law,
Islamic law,
Constitutional rights in Islamic countries,
Fiqh texts,
Principles of Fiqh,
Rules of criminal and civil Fiqh,
Position of Supreme Leader in political Fiqh,
Fiqh of punishments and sanctions,
Fiqh of judgment,
Fiqh of ransoms/blood-money,
Fiqh of retaliation.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

2015-2018     Head of the Al-Hikmah Institute of Al-Mustafa Intl. University for Intensive Courses and Sabbatical Leaves,
2014-2016     Chairman of Islamic Jurisprudence and Law Commission of the Expediency Council,
2012-2018     Director of the Department of Jurisprudence and Law of Research Center at Al-Mustafa Intl. University,
2012-2015     Director of the Department of Jurisprudence and the Principles of Islamic Law of the University of Qom,
2012-2015     Director of the jurisprudence and the principles of Islamic law magazine of the University of Qom,
2011-2012     Member of the Human Resources Commission of the Supreme Council of the Seminary of Qom,
2010-2014     Advisor of the Administrative and Financial Assistant at Daftare Tablighat of Qom Seminary,
2009-2012     Head of Human Sciences Research Center at Al-Mustafa Intl. University,
2006-2008     Director General of Postgraduate Studies at the International Center for Islamic Studies,
2005-2006     Head of Education Deputy of the Institute of Human Sciences at the International Center for Islamic Studies,
2001-2005     Director General of Human Resources at the International Center for Islamic Studies,
1998-2001     Expert and responsible for regulating the rules at the International Center for Islamic Studies.
 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:


 

Title

Type

Publishing status

Publisher

Year

1.        

The status of religious tourism in the dialogue of religions

Article

 Published

University of Bucharest (Romania)

2017

2.        

Scientific presenting about the jurisprudence of participation in elections from the point of view of Islamic political jurisprudence

Chair

presentation

Research Institute of Islamic jurisprudence

2018

3.        

Scientific presenting about the theory of coincidence of the philosophy of information jurisprudence

Chair

presentation

Al-Mustafa Intl. University

2017

4.        

The challenges on religious education and propaganda in secular societies and introducing a pattern for coming out of them

Article

Published

International Conference on Islam in Modern Secular Societies (Kyrgyzstan)

2018

5.        

A study on the permission or non-permission of strike in Islamic government

Article

Published

Siyasate Motealiyeh Quarterly Journal

2017

6.        

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Information Fiqh

Article

Published

Second National Conference on Information Fiqh

2017

7.        

The maintenance of the system, the basic purpose of the Shari'a in Fiqh and the legal regulation of the Islamic legal system

Article

Published

Assays of the Third International Congress of Islamic Human Sciences

2017

8.        

Pilgrimage from the perspective of Islamic Fiqh (scientific observer)

Book

Published

Al-Mustafa Research Center

2017

9.        

Interaction between Fiqh and ethics in the foundations of organ transplantation

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic education association of Iran

2017

10.     

A Muslim woman and the right of political - social participation with the consideration of political-social situation of women in Saudi Arabia

Article

Published

International Seminar on Islam and Human Rights - India

2016

11.     

Measurement of recognition of the expediency of the system from the point of view of political Fiqh

Article

Published

The journal of the Studies of Fiqh and the foundations of law

2016

12.     

Monitoring and gaining information in the governing system of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

Article

Published

National Conference on Information Fiqh

2016

13.     

Position of proclaiming the pagans in the foreign policy of the Islamic government from the perspective of Islamic Fiqh

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government

2016

14.     

The sentence on receive surplus tariffs by physicians (bribery) at medical centers from the point of view of Fiqh and law

Article

Published

Journal of Medical Law

2016

15.     

Maintenance of the system, absolute or contingent obligation, with an approach to political thought of Imam Khomeini

Article

Published

Siyasate Motealiyeh Quarterly Journal

2016

16.     

Fiqh fundamentals of the necessity for people to cooperate with security and intelligence institutions in the context of Islamic political Fiqh

Article

Published

National Conference on Information and People

2016

17.     

Ethics of debate in Islamic government

Article

Published

National Conference on Ethics Philosophy

2015

18.     

Fiqh fundamentals of the Islamic Republic of Iran's population policies, with emphasis on the ideas of the Supreme Leader

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government

2015

19.     

The Application of the Rule of maintaining the System in intelligence activities

Article

Published

National Conference on Information Fiqh

2015

20.     

Maintaining of the system, the main purpose of legislating in the law system of Islam

Article

Published

International Congress of Islamic Human Sciences

2015 

21.     

The contrast between traditional and modern Ijtihad

Article

Published

Journal of a critic on law and Fiqh book

 

2015 

22.     

Criticism on the Individuality of Hijab (Joint)

Article

Published

Journal of Fiqh and the basics of Ferdowsi University

 

2015 

23.     

Appointment of agents in Islamic Fiqh and the constitutional law of the Islamic Republic (Joint)

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government

 

2014 

24.     

The matter of delegacy in the Parliament of Islamic Republic (Joint)

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government

2014 

25.     

Profit concerning and spirituality in the Islamic economic system, with emphasis on economic rules of Quran verses (Joint)

Article

Published

Philosophy of ethics

2015

26.     

Suspension of Hajj by the Islamic governor (Joint)

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government

2014 

27.     

Women's Presidency, with emphasis on the idea of the Supreme Leader and the Islamic Republic's fundamental law (Joint)

Article

Published

Journal of Islamic Revolution Studies

2015

28.     

Semantic survey of military testimony and the necessity of general introduction of the committed in the five religion’s Fiqh (Joint)

Article

Published

Journal of Islamic Fiqh and law Studies of Islamic Azad University of Babol

 

2014  

29.     

Cultural development and the Waqf (Joint)

Article

Published

Mirase Javidan Magazine

2013

30.     

The rule of maintaining the system

Book

Published

Research Center for Islamic Culture and Thought

 2013

31.     

Constitutional law and an introductory to the Islamic Republic of Iran’s rule

Book

Published

Ma’aref  Publication

2012

32.     

Leader and leadership

Book

Published

Research Center for Islamic Culture and Thought

2012

33.     

Status of waqf's role in cultural development (Joint)

Article

Published

Assays of the Waqf Conference at Kashan University

2012

34.     

The component of Islamic culture and modern civilization

Article

Published

Assays  of the Contemporary Islamic Civilization Conference (16th Sheikh Tusi Festival)

2012

35.     

Considering the condition of being a mail for president election in the context of Fiqh (Joint)

Article

Published

Journal of Islamic Fiqh and law Studies of Islamic Azad University of Babol

2014 

36.     

Financial corruption in the light of Islamic law and Fiqh: What is the nature and definition (Joint)

Article

Published

Journal of Al-Ijtihad and Al-Tajdid

2012

37.     

The concept of the system and its application in Fiqh and principles

Article

Published

Journal of Fiqh and the basics of Ferdowsi University

2012

38.     

Considering the condition of piety and justice of government officials in Imamiyah Fiqh and the constitutional law of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Joint)

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 68

2013

39.     

The nature and the rule of participation in the elections from the point of view of Islamic political Fiqh

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 66

 

2012

40.     

The state ruling and its position in the constitutional rights of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 62

2011

41.     

The effects of the rule of maintaining of the system

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 58

2010

42.     

The status and credibility of the decisions of the Supreme Council of the Cultural Revolution

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 48

2008

43.     

The position of the System Expediency Council in the legislative process

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 44

2007

44.     

Supervision on the Prophet's way of governing

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 43

 

2006

45.     

Legal position and the  role of the Assembly of Experts in the Islamic Republic

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 40

2006

46.     

Monitoring the System Expediency Council on the realization of the 20-year vision of the system

Article

Published

Quarterly Journal of Islamic Government No. 38

2005

47.     

Supervision and supervising institutions

Book

Published

Research Center for Islamic Culture and Thought

2003

In addition to the above, there are also:

1) Master’s thesis entitled "The process of monitoring the rulers in the constitutional law of the Islamic Republic of Iran";
2) Ph.D. thesis entitled "The rule of maintaining the system and its effects with emphasis on the political system of Islam." It’s published by the Institute of Culture and Islamic Thoughts, entitled "The rule of maintaining the system";
3) Advisor and supervisor in several thesis project at Al-Mustafa Intl. University, University of Qom, Islamic Azad University of Naraaq, Islamic Azad University of Arak, and the Seminary of Qom. (About 250 theses that I was supervisor in 200);
4) As a referee in dozens of thesis and doctoral dissertation in higher education centers and seminary;
5) Three published ISI articles and an ISC article in English; (Joint)
6) Evaluating dozens of articles for scientific journals.
 

COURSES AND SCIENTIFIC WORKSHOPS:

1) Introductory to advanced level of Arabic language course at Baqer Al-Olum University;
2) English language course at Al-Mustafa Intl. University (TOEFL course);
3) Textbook writing workshop at Al-Mustafa Intl. University;
4) ICDL course;
5) ISI essay writing course;
6) Advanced training course of Islamic sciences software;
8) Islamic culture and civilization courses;
9) Workshop of the laws and regulations of the Ministry of Sciences and Researches at the University of Qom;
10) Academic poster making workshop.