Sh. Abdulazim el-Siddig, PHD

Dr. Abdelazim M el-Siddig was born in the Sudan. He studied law and Sharia (Islamic law) at the Faculty of Law, University of Khartoum where he graduated with Honors-Upper Division. Later he received his Masters of Law degree from the Univeristy of Pennsylvania Law School. He then obtained his Doctorate degree in Islamic Legal Theory from Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa. 

He has served as a Postdoctoral Research Associate (Law, Religion & Society), at Temple University and as a Professor of Islamic Law at the Islamic American University. He was Founder & Director of the Aqsa Family Center in Bridgeview, Illinois. He is also a Certified Life Coach of Scream Free Living. Dr. Elsiddig currently resides with his wife and their four children in Palos Heights, IL. Shayk Abdelazim currently serves as the Executive Director of ICNA Family Services.