PhD representatives

The VNOP relies on volunteers for organizing activities.

We aim to have at least one PhD representative per academic group of Dutch or Flemish Universities. Presently the following PhD’s are liason (contactpersoon) for the VNOP. They are in contact with Jochem Spaans (the PhD representative in the VNOP Board).

  • – Utrecht: Lilly Bogicevic
  • – Amsterdam (VU): Hester Sijtsma
  • – Amsterdam (UvA): Tycho Dekkers
  • – Tilburg: Marieke de Bruine
  • – Nijmegen: Geert Verheijen
  • – Groningen: Ole Gmelin
  • – Leiden: Jochem Spaans
  • – Maastricht: Fabian van de Berg
  • – Leuven: Isabel ten Bokkel

If you like to join (for your group) please contact Jochem or email to