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Current Experience

  • Principal Investigator Laboratory Experimental Hematology
    Since August 2015

  • Quality Manager Hematopoietic Stem Cell Laboratoy
    Since August 2015

Past Experience

  • Project Coordinator Limburg Clinical Research Program
    October 2014 --- August 2015

  • Senior Postdoc at the Laboratory of Biochemical Neuroendocrinology
    August 2013 --- October 2014
    Experience: - Research - Writing of grants and scientific publications - Supervision of PhD and Master students - Associate chair (2012) + chair (2014) at the Gordon Research Seminar: Proprotein Processing, Trafficking & Secretion, New London, USA. - Teaching: 1) Project practicum 3th Bachelor Biomedical Sciences 2) Epidemiology and statistics, switch program to management of management and policy in health care, switch program to Master of nursing and obstetrics, switch program to master in sexology, banaba pediatrics

  • Postdoc at the DZNE
    February 2013 --- July 2013
    Supervision: Prof. Dr. S.F. Lichtenthaler - Main research topic: mass spectrometry

  • Senior Postdoc at the Laboratory of Biochemical Neuroendocrinology
    October 2010 --- January 2013
    Supervision: Prof. Dr. J.W.M. Creemers

  • Postdoc at the Stem Cell Institute
    October 2007 --- October 2010
    Supervisor: Prof Catherine Verfaillie

  • PhD student at the Laboratory of Molecular Oncology
    October 2002 --- October 2007
    Title of the thesis: Impact of the targeted activation of the PLAG1 proto-oncogene in salivary glands, mammary glands, prostate and pancreas of PLAG1 transgenic mice. Supervision: Prof. Dr. W.J.M. Van de Ven


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  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Biomedical Sciences from KU Leuven in 2007
  • Master of Immunology, signal transduction and lymphoma in Immunology from Université Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III) in 2002
  • Master of Biochemistry in Biochemistry from KU Leuven in 2001
  • Bachelor of Chemistry in Chemistry from KU Leuven in 1999
  • Bachelor of Civil Engeneering in Civil Engeneering from KU Leuven in 1998
  • in from VTI in 0

Area / Region

Leuven, Belgium


Driving License
  • Yes