Since October 2007
i am currently working at the Inflammation Research center (irc), a vib-ugent departement, where i perform basic Research in the field of Inflammation. i have a ph.d. in Sciences (Biotechnology) and i'm an Expert in Biomedical molecular Research in the field of Inflammation and immunity. i'm responsible for the Planning and follow-up of multiple Research projects executed by ph.d students. i manage and execute my own reseach projects in collaboration with technicians. i peer-review articles, write articles and grant proposals and give Presentations on the different topics.
I am currently working at the Inflammation Research Center (IRC), a VIB-UGent departement, where I perform basic research in the field of inflammation. I have a Ph.D. in Sciences (biotechnology) and I'm an expert in biomedical molecular research in the field of inflammation and immunity. I'm responsible for the planning and follow-up of multiple research projects executed by Ph.D students. I manage and execute my own reseach projects in collaboration with technicians. I peer-review articles, write articles and grant proposals and give presentations on the different topics.
Since October 2002
Analytical thinkingAttention to detailApproachabilityCollaborationCommunicativeCoordinationCreative thinkingCritical thinkingEfficiencyFlexibilityIndependenceInterest in knowledgeKindnessOptimismOrganizationProblem solvingResponsibility
Biochemistry Cell biology Scientific writing R&DAllergy and immunologyAnimal ModelsAntibodiesBiomedical SciencesBiotechnologyCell Based AssaysCell biologyCell CultureCell SignalingCommunication SkillsData AnalysisDesign of Experiments (DOE) DNAElectrophoresisELISAEnglishEnzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)Gel ElectrophoresisGood Laboratory Practice (GLP)Grant PreparationGrant WritingGraphPad PrismImmunoassaysImmunohistochemistry (IHC)ImmunologyImmunoprecipitationIn VivoInflammationLaboratory ResearchLaboratory SkillsLife SciencesMammalian Cell CultureMicroscopyMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft OfficeMicrosoft PowerpointMicrosoft WordMolecular & Cellular BiologyMolecular CloningPCRPhenotype PowerPointPresentation SkillsProblem SolvingProject ManagementProject PlanningProteinsqPCRResearchScientific WritingSDS-PAGETeamworkTissue CultureWestern Blotting
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skills Analyze data Guide students Interpret data Report data Write papersAttend seminarsCell culturecollaborate in research projects at universitiesCollect dataCommunicationConduct animal studiesConduct literature searchesConduct research at universities
PostDoc in Biomedical Sciences, Biotechnology from Ghent University in 2016
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Biotechnology from Ghent University in 2007
Master’s Degree in Biotechnology from Ghent University in 2002