Short CV

1/3/2016-present: principal statistican at the Janssen pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson 

2016: PhD in statistics, Center for Statistics, Hasselt University and KULeuven (Belgium)

10/2012-1/3/2016: doctoral researcher, Center for Statistics, Hasselt University and KULeuven (Belgium)

2009-2012: MSc in Biostatistics, Hasselt University (Belgium)  

2012-10/2012: Post doctoral researcher, Dept. Psychology and Education, VU Universiteit Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

2006-2012: Post doctoral researcher, Dept. Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University (The Netherlands)

2006: PhD in psychology/psychometrics, Dept. Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University (The Netherlands)

2001: MSc in psychology, Dept. Psychology, KULeuven (Belgium)

Full CV

Research intrests

- Statistical modeling

- Validation of surrogate markers 

Cognitive development and cognitive decline

- Cognitive assessment and psychometrics (classical test theory and item response theory)

Teaching areas

- Database management in statistics (master statistics)

- Project discovering associations (master statistics)

- Cognitive aging (master psychology)

- Brain damage (master psychology)

- Research methods and designs (research master psychology)

- Psychodiagnostics (bachelor psychology)

- Aging (bachelor medicine)

Some links to useful software packages

- R: an open source software environment for statistical computing

- R commander: a GUI frontend for R

- Ubuntu: an open source linux (unix-based) operating system

- Openoffice: an open source office suite for word processing, spreadsheets and presentations

Last update: April 4th, 2020