Sara Silvestre

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Sara Silvestre is a Research Project Officer at the Brussels School of Governance. She oversees national and European funding programmes for the school. She holds a double Ph.D. in Political Science and Public Policy from the Institute for European Studies, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon. She previously worked as a Research Fellow, Research Support Specialist, and Policy and Project officer.

She is also an Associate Researcher in the Research Centre for Migration, Diversity and Justice at the Brussels School of Governance at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Her research interests include EU policy-making; Europeanisation; negotiation behavior and strategies; migration and asylum policies.


Peer Reviewed Article:

Silvestre, S.(2019). ‘Understanding the European Integration in the Asylum Policy: State-of-the-Art and Avenues for Future Research’, Journal of Contemporary European Research15(4): 401-409.




Sara Silvestre successfully defends PhD

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