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Specialties: virology / immunology


Current Experience

  • Postdoctoral Researcher
    Since February 2015

Past Experience

  • PhD student
    May 2011 --- February 2015
    Respiratory viruses: pathogenesis, treatment/vaccination

  • MSc. student
    September 2009 --- April 2011

  • Laboratory Technician
    January 2007 --- January 2009
    Neuropathology & neurochemistry

  • Research Technician
    January 2004 --- January 2007

  • stagaire (intern)
    January 2004 --- January 2004


Self Assessment :
Critical thinkingEfficiencyFlexibilityIndependenceInterest in knowledgeOptimismOrganizationPerspectiveProblem solvingResult OrientedResponsibilityWillingness to compromiseCollaboration


LinkedIn Assessment :
VirologyImmunologymolecular biologyCell biologyBiochemistryCell CultureResearchMicrobiologyInfectious diseasesMicroscopyscienceLaboratoryWestern BlottingProtein PurificationIn VitroMolecular Cloning

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Guide students Analyze data Create SOPs Design case record forms Develop protocols Interact with physicians Interpret data Molecular Diagnostics Report data Search literature on clinical trials Use a confocal microscopy Write papers Write protocolsAseptic techniquesAttend investigator meetingAttend seminars, courses and meetings within and outside the companyBiomarker ResearchCalculate trial timelinesCell cultureCommunicationConduct animal studiesComplete study proceduresConduct literature searchesCreate SOPsDesign case record form (CRF)Design protocolsDesign studyDesign study documentsDesign subject consent formCollaborate with project teamCollect dataConduct university research Design scientific experimentsEthics committee submissionsFollow up projectslifescienceManage laboratory proceduresManage research projectsmanaging a small teamManuscript preparation and reviewObtain grantsOptimize assay performanceOral presentationOrganise meetingspcrPlan experimentsPublication of articlesSet up research projects


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Microbiology, Infectiology and Immunology from Université Laval in 2015
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Microbiology and Immunology from Université Laval in 2011
  • Microprogram in Quebec Respiratory Health Training Program from CHIR - RHN of the FRQS in 2011
  • Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry from Universiteit Antwerpen in 2009
  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Plantijnhogeschool van de provincie Antwerpen in 2004

Training and Certification

  • ICH-GCP in 2016 Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Professional Proficiency
Full Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Notice Period:
    12 weeks
  • Locations I am interested in:
  • Work From Home:
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position
  • International:

Area / Region

Mechelen, Belgium


Driving License
  • No