The PhD project commenced in October 2001 and was part-funded by the MCB for three years. Dr Serena's work was supervised by Professor Tariq Modood, of the Department of Sociology, University of Bristol, who first proposed a project on the statistical mapping of Muslims in Britain, drawing on the 2001 Census. Professor Dave Gordon of the University's School for Policy Studies, was also a joint-supervisor.
The MCB acknowledges the financial assistance obtained from the Rangoonwala Foundation, Euro Packaging Plc and Mrs Unaiza Malik for this project.
Dr Serena's book 'Muslims on the Map' is due for publication in 2006.
'An Introduction to Muslims in the 2001 Census' by
Serena Hussain - a paper presented at the Muslims in Britain network meeting, University of Birmingham, September 2005.