Dr. Abd al-Rahmaan al-Birr (b. 1963 in Egypt) is a professor of Hadith (sayings of the Prophet Muhammad) at al-Azahar University and a member of the guidance office of the Muslim Brotherhood. He completed a Bachelor's Degree in theology in 1984 at the school of theology and advocacy in Egypt. He earned his MA in Hadith at the school of theology in Cairo. He earned a PhD in the same field from the same school in 1993. Dr. al-Birr has 22 publications on different religious topics.