CV

Research interests

Data science, artificial intelligence, cognitive science, computer science

Positions

2019: Senior data scientist at Anchormen
2017 – 2018: Senior research scientist at Philips Research
2015 – 2017: Associate professor at Utrecht University
2014 – 2015: Assistant professor at Utrecht University
2012 – 2014: Assistant professor at Radboud University Nijmegen
2011 – 2012: Post doctoral fellow at Princeton University (in the Todorov lab)

Education

2006 – 2011: PhD in Cognitive Science at Radboud University Nijmegen (cum laude, dissertation)
2000 – 2006: MSc in Cognitive Science at University of Amsterdam (cum laude)
1998 – 2000: Artificial Intelligence at University of Amsterdam

Honors and awards

2016 – Member of Utrecht Young Academy
2016 – Designated APS Rising Star
2014 – EASP Jos Jaspars Award for early career scientific achievement
2012 – SESP Dissertation Award
2012 – NWO Open Research Area grant
2011 – ASPO Dissertation Award
2011 – NWO Rubicon grant

Post-docs

  • Loek Brinkman (with Neeltje van Haren and Henk Aarts)

PhD students

  • Lin Jansen (website, with Rob Holland and Daniël Wigboldus)
  • Rik van den Brule (website, with Pim Haselager, Gijs Bijlstra, and Daniël Wigboldus)
  • Manuel Oliveira (with Teresa Garcia Marques and Leonel Garcia Marques)

Former PhD students

  • Andre Klapper (website, received PhD September 11, 2017)
  • Carmel Sofer (website, received PhD March 17, 2016)