Jason Welle OFM
Director of Studies at the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies

Dr. Jason Welle, O.F.M., is Director of Studies at the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies in Rome, Italy. His research and teaching focus on Sufism, Muslim-Christian relations, and the Franciscan intellectual tradition, primarily in the medieval period. He is a Franciscan friar of the Assumption BVM Province (USA).