Ulrike Blumenreich is a research assistant at the Institute for Cultural Policy within the Association of Cultural Policy in Bonn. She works as a project manager for different research projects (topics e.g. "Financing of Culture", "Cultural Development Planning", "Socio Culture"), as lector at universities (e.g. Academy for Music and Theatre in Hamburg, Vilnius University), as co-editor (e.g. "Yearbook of Cultural Policy", "Journal on Cultural Policy") and consultant (e.g. Review on Studying Arts and Culture in Portugal). She graduated in Applied Cultural Sciences at the Universities of Lüneburg (Germany) and Växjö (Sweden).