Education

  • 2012- 2014  MSc     Forest and Nature Conservation, Specialty: Ecology Wageningen University, Netherlands.  GPA 8.2
  • 2008-2012   Bachelor  Animal Management, major: Wildlife management University of applied sciences  Van Hall Larenstein, Netherlands GPA:7.8
  • 2004- 2008  MBO   Animal Husbandry, AOC de Groene Welle, NL

Work / Internships

  • 2015 – current  Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), Netherlands. Ecologist | Advisor flora and fauna legislation. 
  • 2011- 2012        Department of Conservation (DOC), New Zealand, 6 month internship. Studying the effects of  rodents on endemic chevron skinks (Oligosoma homalonotum)
  • 2011                    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA), Norway. Field technician for Scandlynx project (June and October)

Grants / Awards

  • 2012 VSB Scholarship
  • 2013 KNDV Travel Grant

Presentations / Lectures

  • 29 June 2013 – Dutch Gecko Meeting“New Zealand geckos; threats and the role of consumers”
  • 15 May 2015 – Lacerta workgroup Midden-Nederland ” Reptiles in extreme habitats”

Member of:

  • Dutch Herpetological society (NVTH Lacerta)
  • Society for the study of Amphibians and Reptils (SSAR)
  • Dutch Association of Tropical Forests (VTB)
  • Royal Dutch Zoological Society (KNDV)  

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