Sara de la Rica holds the Director position at ISEAK. De la Rica is a Full Professor of Economics at the University of the Basque Country (Spain), and Associate Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labour (IZA) in Bonn, and at the Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CreAM) in London. She was the President of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE) in 2012, and President of the Spanish Committee of Women Studies in Economics (COSME) in 2012-2013. She has been Co-editor of the Academic Journal IZA Journal of European Studies, 2012-2016. She has been involved in collaborative projects with National and Regional Labour Policy Institutions and also with the European Commission in a Peer Review Tender on Activating Measures for Unemployed Workers. Her most prominent publications concern Gender, Immigration, Unemployment, Labour Market Institutions and the Future of Jobs. She has published in many international leading academic journals, available from her personal website.