Hania Sholkamy is a member of the Advisory Group
for the UNRISD project Linking Social Protection and Human Rights. Previously, she collaborated with UNRISD and participated in the Gender-Related Research within the UN System, a UN Women-UNRISD Workshop in November 2012.
She is the Carnegie Centennial Scholar and a Junior Fellow at the University of Yale (2014-2015), and is also an Associate Professor at the Social Research Center at the American University in Cairo. Her research interests are in health, particularly reproductive health, gender, population and qualitative research methods. She has previously worked on gender-based social protection in Egypt, and as a regional consultant on social policy for the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, the Arab League and is a member of the Bath University Social Policy Network