Mujahid Osman is deeply interested in the intersection of theology and global politics. He graduated with a bachelor of social science in 2015, majoring in political science and religious studies. In 2016 he completed his honors degree, specializing in religious studies and researching queer religious bodies. Mujahid has served as a lecturer at the University of Cape Town, where he taught a class on religion, gender and sexuality. As a master of global affairs student, he was the recipient of a Kroc Institute Fellowship.