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Past Experience

  • PhD researcher
    January 2011 --- January 2017

    During my PhD project in the lab of Clinical and Experimental Endocrinology I was responisble for the design and execution of scientific experiments investigating the beneficial role of vitamin D in intestinal pathologies such as colon cancer and inflammatory bowel disease.

    Other responsiblities:

    -Data analysis + interpretation

    -Presenting results (written reports and oral presentations)

    -Supervision of student projects


Self Assessment :
AdaptabilityAnalytical thinkingApproachabilityAttention to detailCollaborationCommunicativeCoordinationCritical thinkingCuriosityEfficiencyFlexibilityIndependenceInterest in knowledgeKindnessOptimismOrganizationProblem solvingResiliencyWillingness to compromise


Self Assessment :
Animal models Cell biology Negotiation Scientific writingAnalysisAseptic TechniquesAssay developmentBiologyBiomedical SciencesCancer ResearchCell CultureData ManagementDesign of Experiments (DOE) DNA extractionEndocrinologyEnglishGood Laboratory Practice (GLP)Grant PreparationGrant WritingGraphPad PrismHistologyImmunohistochemistry (IHC)InflammationInterpret systematic reviewsLaboratory ResearchMicrosoft OfficeMolecular & Cellular BiologyPCRPresentation SkillsProblem SolvingProject ManagementqPCRScientific WritingTeamworkUnderstand levels of research evidence

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analyze data Control data Develop protocols Guide students Interpret data Report data Write papers Write protocolsCollaborate with principal investigatorCollaborate with project teamConduct animal studiesConduct limited data and/or statistical analysis.Conduct literature searchesConduct research at universitiesDesign scientific experimentsdrafting grant applicationsExecute scientific projectsGuide studentsInterpret dataInterpret scientific dataManuscript preparation and reviewOral presentationPresent data at congressproject managementRead medical literatureReport study conclusionsReview dataWrite papers


  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from KU Leuven in 2017
  • Master in Biomedical Sciences from KU Leuven in 2010

Training and Certification

  • FELASA C in 2012 Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency
Professional Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    Medical Writer Regulatory Affairs Associate Scientific Writer
  • Positions I am NOT interested in:
    Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Medical Science Liaison (MSL)
  • Locations I am interested in:
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Work From Home:
    Yes, 0 to 2 days per week
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position :    100% FTE
  • International:


    Expert has 5 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Vlezenbeek, Belgium


Driving License
  • Yes