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Experiences

Past Experience

  • Student Job
    September 2015 --- September 2015
    Quality control of various beer and yeast samples, using cell counting and microbial culturing techniques.

  • Master Thesis
    September 2014 --- June 2015
    Research group: Neural Circuit Development and Regeneration (Prof. L. Moons) Topic: Glaucoma and the brain Techniques used: - Animal model: mouse - Vibratome sectioning - Immunohistochemistry - Fluorescence microscopy - Western blotting

  • Intern
    September 2013 --- January 2014
    A 4 month internship at the Ophthalmology research group of ThromboGenics. - Optimization of the mouse model of retinopathy of prematurity. - Assisting with other research topics Techniques used: - Animal model: mouse, pig - Paraffin embedding - Microtome sectioning - Immunohistochemistry - Optical coherence tomography

  • Bachelor Thesis
    September 2012 --- June 2013
    Research group: Neural Circuit Development and Regeneration (Prof. L. Moons) Topic: Glaucoma and the brain, the effect of monocular hypertension in the mouse. Techniques used: - Animal model: Mouse - Cryostat sectioning - Immunohistochemistry - Fluorescence microscopy

Knowledge

Self Assessment :
Animal models Cell biology Diabetes Labtechnician R&D Scientific writing BiochemistryAnesthesiaCommunication SkillsConfocal MicroscopyData AnalysisData entryEndocrinologyFluorescence MicroscopyFluorescent microscopyImmunofluorescenceGeneticsImmunohistochemistry (IHC)In VivoLaboratoryLaboratory ResearchLaboratory TechniquesLabtechnicianMicrobiologyMicroscopyMolecular & Cellular Biologymolecular biologyNeuroscienceoncologyOphthalmologyPre-clinical researchRT-PCRSDS-PAGEWestern Blotting
LinkedIn Assessment :
EnglishMicrosoft OfficeResearchTeamworkPowerPointMicrosoft ExcelLife SciencesMicrosoft Word

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analyze dataConfocal microscopyControl dataData analysisData entry Interpret data Report dataOral presentationRead medical literatureUse western blotting techniqueWritten presentationMultiphotonIn-vivoMicrotomeVibratomeCryostatImmunohistochemistryWestern blottingMouse modelGlaucomaNeuroscienceLife SciencesOptogeneticsGraphpad prismFiji image JAdobe photoshopAdobe illustrator

Education

  • Master of Science (MSc) in Biology from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in 2015
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Biology from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in 2013

Training and Certification

  • Animator in het jeugdwerk Certification
  • Felasa B Certification

Languages

BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Dutch
Native
English
Professional Proficiency
French
Elementary Proficiency

Area / Region

Belgium

Others

Driving License
  • Yes