VU University Amsterdam, Molecular Ecology, PhD., 2005
Wageningen University, Population Biology, MSc., 2000
Wageningen University, Biology, BSc., 2000.
2014-present - Lecturer in Biology, Middlesex University
2014-present - Scientific Associate, NHM London
2011-2014 - NERC Postdoctoral Fellow, Imperial College London/NHM London
2008-2011 - PDRA, Imperial College London/NHM London
2004-2008 - PDRA, VU University Amsterdam.
Learning & Teaching Interests
Research Outputs & Interests
My research aims to link the evolution and maintenance of biological diversity to changes in genomes. I use insects as model organisms to gain understanding of the genetics underlying phenotypic divergence. In addition, I use phylogenomic methods to resolve hexapod relationships.