Professor at the University of Algeria, specialist and an expert dialogue between cultures, religions and civilizations, formly Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt and Permanent Representative to the League of Arab States, Scientific Director of the International Master in Arabic and Islamic Studies - Open University public - Catalonia - Barcelona – Spain, president and founder of the University of continuous education- Algeria. Award 2013 UNESCO to Arab culture, and Award 2013 Italian Cultural Foundation "DUCCI" to peace. Member of Appeal of 138 Muslim religious leaders « Common Word », and co-founder of the Islamo-Christian Friendship Group in France.
Mr. Mustapha Cherif was chosen Sharif by the Royal Centre for Strategic Studies and the Royal Aman in publications until 2010: 500 most influential figure in the Islamic world. Author of 20 books on dialogue between religions and the Arab-Islamic civilization.