Rami Nashashibi is the Executive Director and one of the original founding members of the Inner-city Muslim Action Network (IMAN). He completed his B.A. in English Literature and International Studies at DePaul University, has an M.A. in Social Sciences and is currently a PhD candidate in sociology at the University of Chicago. Previously, he has been an adjunct professor at Columbia College Chicago, Robert Morris College, and Daley Community College and most recently at St Xavier University. He is also a recipient of the Davis Putter Student Activist Grant and lectures frequently on a range of topics relating to Islam, Muslims and community activism.