Education: B.A. Arabic Language & Islamic studies / curriculum Dev. Specialist
Hometow Taiz, Yemen. Ijad graduated from Sana’a University’s Language College with a bachelor degree in Arabic language & Islamic studies in 2005. He has worked at YCMES since 2006, and has advised numerous doctoral and master’s students from international universities. Topics for such students have ranged from Islamic history, Yemeni social hierarchical structures, to Sufism in Yemen. Jihad teaches primarily in MSA, although he is a specialist in Sana’ani and Taiz’i dialects.