BRAIS is supported by an elected Council which includes BRAIS Officers.

The current BRAIS Council Members are: 

Dr Ali-Reza Bhojani, Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham

Dr Fozia Bora, University of Leeds

Dr Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor, University of Derby

Professor Robert Gleave, University of Exeter

Professor Hugh Goddard, the Alwaleed Centre, University of Edinburgh

Dr Jon Hoover, University of Nottingham

Dr Roy Jackson, University of Gloucestershire

Dr Carool Kersten, King’s College London

Dr Shuruq Naguib, Lancaster University

Professor Judith Pfeiffer, University of Oxford

Professor Oliver Scharbrodt, University of Chester

Dr Ayman Shihadeh, SOAS, University of London

Dr Saeko Yazaki, University of Glasgow

The following two members have been co-opted to the Council:

Dr Alison Scott-Baumann, representing the Muslims in Britain Research Network

Dr Hilary Kalmbach, representing the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies