Curriculum Vitae

Professional appointments 

(all at Department of Health Promotion, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University)
July 2018 - current  Professor of Health Promotion 
July 2013 - June 2018 Professor Prevention of Obesity 
April 2009 – June 2013 Associate Professor 
March 2007 – March 2009   Associate Professor 
Sept.2001 – Feb.2007 Postdoctoral researcher, ‘Netherlands Research program weight Gain prevention’ (NHS-NRG)’ 
Nov.2000 - August 2001 Senior Researcher ESFA-project (European Smoking prevention Framework Approach) 
June 1998 – Oct.2000 Junior Researcher ESFA-project 
March 1998 - May 1998 Research assistant 

Teaching
 

(all at Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University) 
Regular courses:
2002 - 2008  Planning group member, module Cancer Prevention, Master Health Education and Promotion 
2002 - 2008  Training coordinator (and trainer), module Cancer Prevention, Master Health Education and Promotion 
2002 - 2011  Planning group member, module Determinants of Health Behaviour, Bachelor Health Education and Promotion 
2006 - 2011  Planning group member (and trainer), module Health and Interventions, Bachelor Health Sciences 
2008 - 2012  Module coordinator Diffusion of Innovations, Bachelor Health Education and Promotion 
2008 - current  Module coordinator, Determinants of Exercise and Physical Activity, Master Sports and Physical Activity Interventions 
2008 - current  Training coordinator, Determinants of Exercise and Physical Activity, Master Sports and Physical Activity Interventions 
2010 - current  Planning group member, module Een leven lang gezondheid, Bachelor Health Sciences 
2011 - current Module coordinator, module Gezondheidsbevordering, Bachelor Health Sciences

Miscellaneous:
1998 – current Lectures in multiple modules, thesis supervision, tutoring. Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University
2008 – current Basic Teacher Qualification (BKO) coach of several PhD students and Postdoctoral researchers, Maastricht University

Education:
March 2002 PhD, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University
August 1992 – Feb.1998 Health Sciences, Maastricht University. Graduation: Health Education and Promotion
August 1985 - June 1992 Atheneum, Hertog Jan College, Valkenswaard