Seyyed Hossein Nasr

Seyyed Hossein Nasr

Seyyed Hossein Nasr

University Professor

Core Faculty


Office Phone: (202) 994-5704

Seyyed Hossein Nasr (C.V.) graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with an undergraduate degree in Physics and Mathematics. He went on to Harvard University where he studied Geology and Geophysics, and then completed a PhD in the History of Science and Philosophy.

He is a world renown scholar on Islam and is currently a University Professor at GW. He has published over fifty books and hundreds of articles in numerous languages and translations.

Islamic Studies and Perennial Philosophy