Assoc. Prof. Salih Yucel - School of Theology (Faculty of Theology and Philosophy)

Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor


Associate Professor Salih Yucel is a part-time lecturer (0.4) in Islamic Studies at ACU, and Islamic Studies lecturer (0.6) at Charles Sturt University. He got Bachelor of Islamic Studies from the University of Ankara in 1982. He completed Master of Theology at the University of Sydney in 1996 and his Doctorate at Boston University in 2007. His doctoral research was about the effects of prayer on Muslim patient's well-beings. He worked as a lecturer and Senior Lecturer in Islamic Studies at Monash University between 2008-2014. A/Professor Yucel is the author of four books, co-author of one book and number of book chapters and articles. Currently, he is the Principal Supervisor of six and co-supervisor of three PhD students at ACU, Charles Sturt, Monash and Deakin University. For his detail click


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Research Interests

Islamic Theology, Tafsir (Qur'anic Exegesis)hadith ; Islamic Movements, Islamic spirituality ;

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Research Projects

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Selected Publications


A Life in Tears, Tugrah Books, New Jersey, 2017


Muslim Identity Formation in Religiously Diverse Societies, Editor(s): Derya Iner, Salih Yucel, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015


Salih Yucel & Ismail Albayrak "The Art of Coexistence: Pioneering Role of Fethullah G??len and the Hizmet Movement" Tughra Books,, New Jersey, 2014


Islamofobya: Batida Depresen Hastalik (in Turkish) Nun Yayinlari, Istanbul, 2012


Prayer and Healing in Islam, Tughra Books, New Jersey, 2010

The Struggle of Ibrahim: Biography of an Australian Muslim, Tughra Books, New Jersey, 2010

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