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Jafar Morvarid is an assistant professor of philosophy at Ferdowsi University in Iran and the dean of the Department of Interfaith Dialogue at Al-Mustafa International University of Mashhad, where he operates different interfaith projects. He has given several lectures on "Interreligious Dialogue: Requirements and Obstacles," "The Third Interreligious Dialogue between Shi’a Islam and Orthodox Christianity," and "Interfaith Dialogue between Benedict Christianity and Shi’a” in various universities and communities. Morvarid was a participant in the International Higher Education Interfaith Leadership Forum. He recently began Hartford Seminary’s International Peacemaking Program.