Dr. S.M. Ghazanfar (“Ghazi”) is Emeritus-Professor/Chair, 1968-2008; Founding-Director, International Studies Program, 1988-93, University of Idaho. Author of several books and almost 200 professional publications, he has a global reputation as a scholar. He has received numerous honors and awards: Hall of Fame (UK-based, Pride of Pakistan), Hall of Honors, Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, Idaho Treasure Award, Distinguished/Outstanding Faculty Awards, Alumni Excellence Awards, Lifetime Achievement Award, Unity Service Medallion, Martin Luther King Award, Legendary Locals of Moscow, Idaho, and numerous listings in national/international Who’s Who’s and other distinctive handbooks. Contributed to several encyclopedic works; serves as referee, editorial boards of professional journals. Contributed to 2003 PBS series on “Islam: Empire of Faith.” Always active in the community, he was instrumental in establishing Interfaith Council and Human Rights Commission, and served on both for several years. He and his wife live in Atlanta, Georgia, and may be contacted at HYPERLINK “mailto:email@example.com” firstname.lastname@example.org.