Dr. Sarah Pearson

Astrophysicist, Science Communicator & Public Speaker


Sarah Pearson is an Assistant Professor at the University of Copenhagen, where she does research on galactic dynamics. Pearson's two passions are astrophysics research and communicating astrophysics. She has extensive experience giving lectures to both scientific peers and to non-scientific audiences. Follow these links for more details on her Publications (ADS), CV (pdf), and Research.

(2024) You can now buy tickets to my first solo live outreach talk at Bremen Theatre in Copenhagen on January 8th, 2025 here>>
(2024) I'm excited to announce that I have been accepted as a new member of the Danish Young Academy.
(2024) Our new paper, where we forecast the population of globular cluster stellar streams in Milky Way-type galaxies, is out: arXiv: 2405.15851!
(2024) I received an ERC starting grant! I'm very excited to expand the Extragalactic Streams Group at U. Copenhagen in the years to come!
(2024) I've been selected for Berlingske's Talent 100-list celebrating talented people in Denmark.