Elisabeta Osmanaj took a PhD at the State University of Tirana-Faculty of Social Sciences-Department of Labor and Social Policies. She is an associate professor at the Alexander Xhuvani University in Elbasan, where she teaches private and public law and EU institutions. It organizes national and international conferences, in which it is also a speaker of recognized competence and experience. She has been Head of Department of Social Sciences in Alexander Xhuvani since 2016. Her main research fields include Social Services in criminal justice and European Union’s social policies. Her recent researches deal with minorities’ rights in Albania, with a focus on the Roma community.