The governing and administrative body of URD includes Board of Founders, Board of Trustees, University Council and the President.
Board of Founders:
URD is Founded by the dedication, wisdom, and generosity of the Board of founders comprised of distinguished highly experienced theologians and scholars of Iran who are pioneers of the approach of peaceful coexistence of religions.
Their abiding support advances URD, s sacred mission of boosting coexistence of all religions, proximity amongst Islamic denominations, combating sectarian violence and terrorism worldwide.
The members of URD board of founders are as follows:
1. Seyyed Abul-Hassan Navvāb
2. Mohammad Ali Taskhiri
3. Mohsen Javadi
4. Hamid Havali Shahriari
5. Mohammad Ali Shomali
6. Ali Reza Arafi
7. Ahmad Vaezi
8. Hamid Parsania
9. Hossein Toufighi
The University of Religions & Denominations, the first of its kind in Iran, is an offshoot of the Islamic Seminary established to train experts and conduct research in these very fields. While striving to introduce Islam in the light of the teachings of the Holy Prophet’s Household ... more