Sarah Brechmann
International Affairs and Research Funding | Research Management and Communication

Sarah Brechmann joined the IRS office Science Management and Communication with focus on research funding and international affairs in February 2019. Prior to this, Sarah was working in the field of international development cooperation, with special focus on EU funded projects. She gained international work experience in the Netherlands and Ukraine. She holds a BA in European Studies from Maastricht University and a MA in International Relations and International Organisation from Groningen University.



In 2019, the IRS hosted 12 international guest researchers – more than ever before. This is the result of the institute's long-term strategy of increasing its international visibility and promoting international cooperation. Guest researchers participating in or contributing to unique IRS programmes such as the IRS Spring Academy, IRS Seminars and IRS International Lectures allows them to engage in dialogue with IRS scholars and other experts. more info