Faculty of Instructors

Shaykh Ali Suleiman Ali


Dr. Ali Suleiman Ali was Born in Ghana, Africa. He moved to Saudi Arabia to pursue studies and graduated with Arabic and Islamic studies Degree.Dr. Ali pursued further scholarship at the University of Michigan where he earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in Islamic and Arabic Studies.Dr. Ali has taught several Islamic Studies and Historical courses in various institutions in USA , such as Oakland University, University of Detroit-Mercy, Wayne County Community College, and Miftaah Institute. Dr. Ali is a co-founder, Core Scholar, and member of the Board of Trustees of the American Learning Institute for Muslims (ALIM), an academic institution where scholars, professionals, activists, artists, writers, and community leaders come together to plan and develop strategies for the future of Islam in the modern world.He serves as the Imam and Director of the Muslim Community of Western Suburbs, Canton Michigan. Additionally, he serves as the Director of Muslim Family Services, a division of ICNA-USA and is a member of the Islamic Council of North America, (ICNA), the North American Imams Federation,(NAIF), the Association of Muslim Jurist of America (AMJA) and the Fiqh Council of North America (FCN).