CV

Professional Experience
2016-Department of Sociology University of GroningenPostdoctoral researcher
2014-2016Department of Population Health London School of Hygiene and Tropical MedicineResearch Fellow
2013-2014Department of Sociology   University of GroningenPostdoctoral researcher
2011-2012Department of Social PsychologyUniversity of Groningen Researcher / Teacher

Education
2008-2012Ph.D.Evolutionary Social Psychology (cum laude)University of Groningen
2006-2008MSc.Behavioral and Cognitive Neurosciences (cum laude) University of Groningen / Cambridge University
2002-2006BSc.Artificial Intelligence (with honor)University of Groningen

Grants, Awards & Nominations
2015
VENI three year post-doctoral fellowship’ (awarded by the NWO - the dutch scientific organisation) for proposal Spreading fertile ideas - social network influences on having children
2015European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association New Investigator Award 2015
2013 'Rubicon two year post-doctoral fellowship’ (awarded by the NWO - the dutch scientific organisation) to visit the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
2012
'Linda Mealey Award for Young Investigators’ at the International Society of Human Ethology (ISHE) conference 2012 
 
2012 ’Best poster award’ at the International Society of Human Ethology (ISHE) conference (Tall claims? The importance of height of US presidents)
 
2011 ’Best poster award’ (with Kelly Cobey) at the International Society of Human Ethology (ISHE) conference (Social cues influence mate preferences)
2008
Nominated for the national thesis prize organized by Het Parool (Quiet as a mouse: Western scrub-jays conceal auditory information when competitors cannot see)

Editorial work
2013-  On the Editorial Board of Frontiers in Evolutionary Psychology and Neuroscience
2013- On the Editorial Board of Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences (formerly Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology)
 
Refereeing


Full CV available on request