| Post date: 2020/01/8 | 

Imam Sadeq University President
Full name: Hussein Ali Saadi
Date and place of birth: 1354 SH, Shahroud
Higher Education:
  • PH.D. in Islamic Jurisprudence and Law, Imam Sadeq University.
  • Master of Arts in Philosophy, Qom University.
Seminary (Howza) Education Degree: Ijtihad
He has taken courses taught by the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei (Makasib al- Muharama) for three years, Ayatollah Vahid Khorasani, Ayatollah Hashemi Shahroudi, Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi, Ayatollah Shobeiri Zanjani, Ayatollah Moemen Qomi, Ayatollah Bagher Bagheri Kani, Ayatollah Fazel Lankarani and Ayatollah Mahdavi Kani.
Educational CV
Seminary positions and activities:
  • Official Professor of the high stage studies (dars-e-kharej).
  • Teaching the high stage course of Osoul e Fiqh. (Complete course from 1387 to 1396, the second course is underway).
  • Official Professor of the Advanced Level in Qom Seminary. (Teaching Rasael and Kifaya at the school of Ayatollah Golpayegani, Qom from 1379 to 1385.)
  • Official Professor of the Advanced Level in Tehran Seminary.
  • The Professor of the Fourth Level in the specialized centers of Qom Seminary.
University Positions and Activities:
  • Teaching Specialized Jurisprudence of Communication at M.A. and PhD. Levels.
  • Teaching Jurisprudence of Power at M.A. and PH.D. levels of Political Sciences.
  • Teaching Criminal Jurisprudence at M.A. and PH.D. levels of Criminal Law.
  • Teaching Jurisprudence of Economics at M.A. and PH.D. levels of Economics.
  • Teaching Jurisprudence of Management at M.A. and PH.D. levels of Management.
  • Teaching various textbooks of Islamic Studies at M.A. and PH.D. levels.
Executive CV
  • Member of task force on Islamic Sciences in Supreme Leader’s Publication Office.
  • Dean of the Faculty of Islamic Studies and Theology , Imam Sadiq University, appointed by the late Ayatollah Mahdavi Kani from 1391 to 1397.
  • Member of Jurisprudence Committee, IRI Academy of Arts.
  • Member of Jurisprudence Committee, IRI Central Insurance.
  • The Assembly of Experts candidate from Golestan Province in 1394.
  • Temporary Friday Prayer Imam in West Tehran
Research CV
  • Mala Fide Possessor (zeman e yad) Rule
  • Kifayat-ol-Osul , a Detailed Explanation, 3 volumes
  • Ijtihad and Imitation, 2 volumes
  • Jurisprudence of Power
  • Conflict of Reasons
Academic-Scholarly Essays:
The president has tens of academic-scholarly essays, academic-review essays and specialized essays published in various magazines, periodicals and journals. Some are listed below:
  • Principles of Collecting Customs Tax
  • Surveying Fake News Spread in the Media from the Perspective of Jurisprudence
  • Two-Base Legitimacy (An Analysis of Religious Democracy).
  • A Comparative Islamic and Christian Study of Salvation
Acting as supervisor or advisor of more than 50 dissertations some of which are listed below:
  • Legal and Jurisprudential Principles and Requirements of Safeguarding Iran’s Oil Resources Side by Side with Production
  • Executive Challenges of Contracts (Oghood) in Islamic Banking: A Case Study of Mudaraba and Ju’ala
  • Jurisprudential Survey of Commercial Advertisements.
  • Executive Challenges of Contracts (Oghood) in Islamic Banking: A Case Study of Sherkat
  • Reasons for Proving Sexual Crimes in Iran’s Criminal Law and Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Jurisprudential Survey of Time Limitation in Civil Affairs.
  • Jurisprudential Survey of Permitting Marriage Annulment with an Emphasis on Novel Questions
  • The Effect of Intention in Criminal Liability and the Degree of Punishment in Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Preemptive Defense in International Criminal Law and Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • A Study of Disrupting Order from the Perspective of Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Conflicts between Criminal Confessions (Jurisprudential Survey of Article 235 in Islamic Punishment Law).
  • Conditions of Transactional Laws from Imamiyeh Point of View (Principles Related to Osul and Appropriate Terminology Usage).
  •  Accountability and Exoneration of Physician's Error in Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Analyzing Criminalization and Penalty for "Imsak" and “Dideban” in Light of the "Assisting a Crime " Theory
  • The Legal and Jurisprudential Bases of Self-Defense Legitimacy
  • Non-Muslim Tourists’ Visit to Holy Shrines and Mosques.
  • Men’s and Women’s Acting in Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Jurisprudential Principles of Custody Law Amendment
  • Status of Ashura in Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Invasion of Privacy according to Imamiyeh Jurisprudence
  • Status of Nahj-al-Balagha in Imamiyeh Jurisprudence.
  • Gamete and Embryo Transfer in Imamiyeh Jurisprudence, and the Laws of Iran, France and Egypt
  • Subrogation in Private Insurance with the Comparative Study in French law.