Yosra works as a research officer in the American University in Cairo in the Media, Conflict and Democratization Project in which she conducts desk and field research on the impact of media on democratization conflicts, including inter-ethnic and inter-religious conflicts.  She earned an MA in Comparative Politics from the American University in Cairo (2013), an MSc in Development Studies from Lund University (2011) and a BA in Philosophy (2005). Her research interests include Christian-Muslim relations in the Arab World, interfaith dialogue and conflict resolution.