Benjamin Abu Ismail is the Head of Academic Operations at MIHE. He holds an MEd from Leicester University in Applied Linguistics and TESOL and an MA in Islam & Sustainable Development from the Markfield Institute for Higher Education. Benjamin teaches Academic Writing Skills for BA and MA levels. He taught English in the Middle East for 17 years. He has also worked for a non-profit organisation, inter-faith centre in Leicester. Benjamin prides himself in his ability to relate to people of all backgrounds and faiths.