Jasmin Schomakers
Post Doctoral Researcher
UCC Blue Economy

Postdoc Researcher and Project Manager of the H2020 RRING project and H2020 GRRIP project


I am the project manager of the H2020 RRING project. RRING has a consortium of 21 international partners aiming to create a global network of RRI (Responsible Research and Innovation) researchers to promote mutual learning and collaboration in RRI. With the project’s partner UNESCO, RRING aims to align RRI with the Sustainable Development Goals as a global common denominator.


Graduate of the University of Applied Sciences Eberswalde (Germany) with a B.Sc. in International Forest Ecosystem Management and of University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (Austria) with a M.Sc. in Soil Science. In 2017, I completed my PhD in Vienna, studying the effects of typhoon events on carbon re-accumulation in sub-tropical forest ecosystems of Taiwan. Between 2009-2017 I worked as a research assistant at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (Austria), the American University of Beirut (Lebanon) and the National Pingtung University of Science and Technology (Neipu, Taiwan). Since July 2018 I am working at MaREI.