Salma Khedr studied Economics (B.A.) at the American University of Beirut and later Environmental and Resource Economics (M.Sc.) at Kiel University. She has worked on MEDRESET (American University of Beirut and Istituto Affari Internazionali) and MEDAM (Kiel Institute for the World Economy) projects during her studies. As of summer 2020, she is working as a Research Assistant in the Project CLAIM at the Institute for Environmental, Resource and Spatial Economics at Kiel University.