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Her research focuses on political communication, and in particular on deliberation, disagreement, attitude polarization, political participation, public opinion perception, and computer-mediated communication. Her work has been supported by grants from the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation and from Junta de Castilla y León and published in a number of peer-reviewed journals, including Communication Research, Journal of Communication, Public Opinion Quarterly, New Media & Society, among others. Dr. Wojcieszak has also received several awards for research and teaching and has been included in the 2010 special edition of Who is Who in America. She has also served on the Editorial Board of Journal of Communication, International Journal of Public Opinion, and "EastBound" as well as a reviewer for various journals. To step beyond the academic ivory tower, Dr. Wojcieszak has worked in the media industry and as a media planner/buyer. Now she applies her knowledge to attenuating sociopolitical conflicts and is part of international projects assessing media and public opinion in conflict zones.