Sara Silvestre

Dr. Sara Silvestre

Migration, Diversity & Justice


Sara Silvestre is an associate researcher in the Migration, Diversity and Justice research cluster at the Institute for European Studies of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium. She holds a double PhD in Political Science and Public Policy from the Institute for European Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium and the ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal. Sara has previously worked as research assistant, research support specialist, and policy and project officer.

Her research interests include EU policy-making; Europeanisation; negotiation behaviour and strategies; migration and asylum policies.