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Nisa Muhammad

Assistant Dean, Religious Life

  • Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel


Dr. Nisa Muhammad is the Assistant Dean for Religious Life.  She is responsible for programming that serves the faith, service, and justice needs of the Howard University community.  Dr. Muhammad organizes Muslim worship services and answers questions about challenges from race to religion to relationships. She is also the advisor to the Muslim Students Association, the Youth Justice Advocates, the Nepalese Students Association and the Chess Club. Dr. Muhammad is on the executive boards of the ACSLHE (Association for Chaplaincy and Spiritual Life in Higher Education) and the Institute for Muslim Mental Health.  She is the past president of the Association of Muslim Chaplains.