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Curriculum Vitae


2010 - 2014 PhD student, University of Groningen
Working title: "Paradox of the cichlids"

2006 - 2009 Master student Biology, University of Groningen
Master projects:
1. Fish in a tank: Simulations and empirical data
2. The evolution of reinforced thresholds and division of labour
3. Within nest genetics of Lasius flavus and one of its mutualists Tetraneura ulmi.

2003 - 2006 Bachelor student Biology, University of Groningen

1997 - 2003Barlaeus Gymnasium, Amsterdam

Conference talks

Sep 2012Cichlid Science Meeting, Leuven
Title: Diversification in a dynamic landscape

May 2012Dutch Society for Theoretical Biology (NVTB) Annual Meeting 2012
Title: Dynamic landscapes driving diversity

Aug 200915th European Meeting of PhD Students in Evolutionary Biology
Title: The evolution of reinforced thresholds and division of labour

Dec 200821st Annual Entomology meeting, conference held by the section Experimental and Applied Entomology, under the auspices of the Netherlands Entomological Society.
Title: Social structures in a Lasius flavus nest: a genetic approach

Sept 20084th European meeting of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI)
Title: The evolution of reinforced thresholds and division of labour

Teaching experience

April - May 2010Biostatistics Course: assisting undergraduates
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Louis van de Zande

2007, 2008 Biomathematics Course: assistant for undergraduates
2009, 2010 Coordinator: Prof. Dr. F. J. Weissing

June - July 2009Diversity & Evolution course: assistant for undergraduates
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. L.W. Beukeboom

January 2008Programming C++ Course: assistant for undergraduates and graduates
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. C.K. Hemelrijk

Feb - March 2007Syllabus Mathematics: developing exercises
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. F.J. Weissing

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Lake Tanganyika pictures courtesy Jen Reynolds