BA in Physics and BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion.
MSc and PhD in Physics from Tel-Aviv University.
Participated in the Technion Excellence Program: 2001 – 2005.
Irina included advanced courses in her curriculum.
Recommendation to Program participants: “I recommend to study as many courses in basic sciences as possible, beyond the demands of the program. If possible, try to participate in a research project in your field of interest.”
Irina was a Postdoctoral researcher at the Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, working on galaxy evolution models.
Today (2018): Postdoctoral researcher in the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics in Potsdam, Germany, working on gravitational waves.