PhD Student


Lorela holds a master’s degree in Religious Studies through a Fulbright Scholarship, as well as a graduate certificate in Middle East and Muslim World Studies from FIU. She was previously a lecturer at Beder University in Tirana, Albania. Additionally, she served as a Consultant for the International Organization for Migration (IOM), specializing in rehabilitation and reintegration of individuals returning from conflict zones. Her research interests revolve around religion, migration, peace, and violence.