i am currently working as a bio-Informatics PhD student at ghent University researching the DNA of marine organisms. i am very passionate about combining Biology and Computer Sciences to gain new insights in how these life-forms evolve and adapt. what i truly love about my work is developing and programming new methods to solve problems and thoroughly document each step along this path.
- next-generation Sequencing
- Gene prediction
Bio-informatician / Predoctoral Fellow
Since May 2011
pre-doctoral position: 'annotation of marine eukaryotes' Pre-doctoral position: 'Annotation of marine eukaryotes'
N2N adminJanuary 2011 --- July 2014
for the Bioinformatics center of excellence called nucleotides2networks (n2n), i manage the website (http://www.nucleotides2networks.be) and co-organise the annual n2n symposium.
Junior ResearcherNovember 2010 --- April 2011
pre-doctoral position: 'deciphering transcriptional regulatory networks in green microalgae: ostreococcus as a modelorganism'
EmployeeSeptember 2005 --- December 2007
(1day/week): * general store management
Student EmployeeAugust 2004 --- August 2004
* database project: compiling an inventory of all belgian electrabel warehouse stocks using microsoft access.
Attention to detailCritical thinkingSelf-confidenceProblem solvingInterest in knowledgeIndividualityCuriosityCollaborationAnalytical thinkingIndependence
Skills and Expertise
Control data Develop protocols Interpret data Technology research Guide students Use content management systemsData miningDesign database Present data at congressPublication of articles
Master in Biochemistry & Biotechnology from Ghent University in 2010
Bachelor in Biochemistry & Biotechnology from Ghent University in 2008
in Latin-Mathematics from Heilig Maagd College Dendermonde in 2004
Training and Certification
Scientific Writing in 2014 Training
AA English Slide Design in 2013 Training
Project Management in 2013 Training
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