Iris joined the Rathenau Instituut in August 2020 as a researcher. She is involved in the analysis of quantitative data in the Dutch science system. Iris also works on publications about facts and figures regarding various aspects of the science system.
Education and career
Iris studied political science at Leiden University where is obtained her Bachelor’s and Research Master’s degree. In January 2021 she obtained her doctorate from Erasmus University for her thesis on neighbourhood cohesion and the fear of crime in Dutch neighbourhoods. Since 2019, Iris also works as a researcher at the Nationaal Comité 4 en 5 mei.