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Current Experience

  • lab coordinator
    Since July 2016
    - Liaison between researchers and several departments like purchasing, finance, HR, EH&S, student programs, visiting scientist programs, vivarium, technology transfer. - Supporting 5 labs with 50 researchers - Organizing lab meetings, seminars, candidate interviews & conferences - Initiating + developing new processes and resources for the LC team - Ad hoc budget reporting

Past Experience

  • Site Identification Specialist
    November 2014 --- July 2015
    - Initiating and organizing large global clinical studies (100 – 1000 clinical sites) in Belgium and the Netherlands: identifying sites, taking care of contracts, database maintenance - Primary contact with Key Opinion Leaders - Flexible team member providing urgent and diverse support to other countries and legal and regulatory department as needed - Working under Standard Operating Procedures and company policies

  • Junior Academic Staff - PhD student
    September 2009 --- June 2014
    PhD in Neuroscience, IWT scholarship Laboratory for Neurobiology & Gene Therapy Development of different mouse models to assess neurobiological processes (Parkinson's disease, stroke, neural stem cells) with non-invasive bioluminescence imaging.


Self Assessment :
CommunicativeFlexibilityCritical thinkingCoordinationCollaborationAnalytical thinkingIndependenceOptimismOrganizationProactivityProblem solvingSelf-confidence


LinkedIn Assessment :
ImmunohistochemistryScientific WritingNeurodegenerationAnimal Modelsmolecular biologyPublic SpeakingMicroscopyFluorescence MicroscopyViral VectorsCell CultureIn VivoNeuroscienceWestern BlottingCell biologyOptical ImagingCellImmunocytochemistryFluorescenceLuciferase AssayBioluminescence imagingConfocal MicroscopyStereologyClinical trialsICH-GCPSOPProject Management


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Neuroscience (Biomedical Sciences) from University of Leuven in 2014
  • Master’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences from University of Leuven in 2009
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences from University of Leuven in 2007
  • in Science Mathematics from Klein Seminarie Roeselare in 2004

Training and Certification

  • FELASA categories B & C Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
Professional Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    Market Access Manager Medical Affairs Associate Medical Science Liaison (MSL) Project Manager Brand Manager Business Consultant
  • Locations I am interested in:
    Brussels, Belgium Leuven, Belgium Mechelen, Belgium Wavre, Belgium
  • Work From Home:
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position :    100% FTE
  • International:


    Expert has 3 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Leuven, Belgium


Driving License
  • Yes