Irina holds a degree in International Relations and European Studies from the University Spiru Haret (Bucharest). At ISINNOVA since 2000, she is involved in various EU projects for which she supports the financial management under the various Framework Programmes and the organisation of project related events at national and European level. She is also involved in the preparation of proposals and expressions of interest for Request for Proposals/Invitations to Tender. Her track record of experience includes assistance to the project management of the following EU-funded projects: Biosurf (Horizon 2020), Mind-Sets (Horizon 2020), ECO-DOTS, Civitas Catalist, Biomaster, Atlete I & II, Thresholds, Imprint Net, RECORDIT, GRIDS, Beacon, RAISE, Needs, Move Together, AWARE, ASTRAL, TRANSPLUS. Romanian mother tongue, she is fluent in Italian and English and has a very good knowledge of French.