She is PhD researcher at the European University Institute- EUI- Florence, Italy and a professor assistant of Prof. Dr. Olivier Roy for the academic year 2014/2015. She works on radicalization and Islamic movements in Egypt and Tunisia.
She was the chairperson of the Regional Center for Conflict Mediation and Dialogue (RCCMD) 2014-August 2015.She was a member of Cordoba New Network for conflict transformation and mediation at Cordoba Foundation, Geneva, Switzerland 2011-March 2014.
Ms. Soliman El Ashwal was a PhD Fellow at Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) Berlin, Germany Jan-August 2013. She was a member of the Advisory Board of the Egyptian network of Anna Lindh Euro-Mediterranean Foundation for the Dialogue between Cultures 2011- 2012. She was project manager, Office for Promotion of Parliamentary Democracy, European Parliament, Brussels, June 2011. She was the project manager of "Media and Religion" project, Religioscope Institution, Switzerland Jan-March 2011.
Moreover, She was an instructor at Canadian Ahram University , Egypt Sep-Dec 2011, and online instructor of The Understanding program organized by Adyan Organization, Lebanon 2010.