Usama Hasan specialises in developing Islamic theological critique of, and alternatives to, Islamist extremism. His focus areas include developing policy and programmatic interventions to support deradicalisation efforts in the UK and internationally. He also specialises in Islamic approaches to religion-state relationships.
A regular contributor to national and international media, Usama is also a Senior Fellow at Quilliam International and a member of the Against Violent Extremism and the UK Counter-Terrorism advisory networks. Usama is a practicing Imam.