Ramez Islambouli a native of Lebanon moved to the United States in 1985 to pursue his academic studies. He holds an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering and a graduate degree in bioethics, both from Case Western Reserve University. He is an adjunct professor of Islamic law at the Law School at Case, a part-time lecturer of Islam in the Dept. of Religious Studies and a full-time lecturer and section head of Arabic language in the Dept. of Modern Languages and Literature and is the faculty advisor for the Muslim Students Association (MSA). He also teaches Islamic studies at Cleveland State and John Carroll universities.