General Information


Mustafa Macit Karagözoğlu is assistant professor in the hadith department of Marmara University, and the editor of İslam Araştırmaları Dergisi [Turkish Journal of Islamic Studies] published by the Turkiye Diyanet Foundation Center for Islamic Studies (ISAM). He received his PhD from Marmara University with an analysis of the classical Arabic literature on weak hadith transmitters (ḍuʿafā) in 2013. He conducted research at the University of California at Los Angeles in 2009-2010 and at Georgetown University in 2015-2016. His work is primarily focused on hadith literature and criticism, and their perception in contemporary Muslim discourses.

Institutional Information

Faculty of Theology
Basic Islamic Sciences
Department of Hadith