Ameer JAJE OP was born in 1969 in Mosul Iraq. He worked with Catholic Institute for Theology in Baghdad for many years. He finished his bachelor’s degree in Theology from Seminary of St. Peter and Paul in Baghdad, he has two Master’s degrees in theology as well. He completed his Ph.D. in History of Religions from Faculty of History at the University of Strasbourg by writing thesis titled {The celebration of Ashura among Iraqi Muslims Shiite}. He is teaching courses on interreligious dialogue at the Catholic Institute of Paris (since 2017).