Dr. Main is an experienced lecturer in Islamic Studies. In his teaching career, he has provided instruction and training to students at schools as well as college level. He has a certification to recite and teach Quran (Ijazah) and memorization with an uninterrupted chain of correct readers that continues back to the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). He also served as an Imam of several Islamic centers throughout the United States and abroad. He obtained his PhD in Islamic Studies in 2005 with specialization in Islamic Economic and Financial System and has been a speaker at regional and national conferences.
Currently the shaykh is an assistant professor of Islamic studies in the American Open University and an Imam of MAS Katy Center in Houston Texas. He was the acting Academic Dean and Assistant Professor at Islamic American University and a Research Assistant at Al-Yarmook University.