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Professional Experience

2010-          
Associate Professor, Tilburg University
2008-2010
Assistant Professor, Tilburg University
2006-2008
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Tilburg University (Part Time 80%)
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Energy Transport Environment, Center for Economic Studies, KU Leuven (Part Time 20%)
2006
Jean Monnet Fellow, Florence School of Regulation, European University Institute, Florence
2004-2005
Senior researcher, Energy Transport Environment, Center for Economic Studies, KU Leuven
2004
Post-Doctoral Researcher, University of California Energy Institute, Berkeley
2000-2003
PhD researcher, Energy Transport Environment, Center for Economic Studies, KU Leuven
1998-1999
Research Assistant, Applied Mechanics and Energy Conversion, KU Leuven, (Part Time)

Academic Visits

2018
Università degli Studi di Firenze
2014-2017
Research Institute for Industrial Economics, Stockholm
2014,2018
Toulouse University
2010
Cambridge University
2006
TU-Dresden

Education

2004
PhD Economics, “Electricity networks and Generation Market power“,  KU Leuven
2001
Visiting Scholar, Enter PhD network. Toulouse School of Economics, U. Toulouse I
2000
Master of Advanced Studies in Economics, KU Leuven
1999
Master of Economics, KU Leuven
1998
MSc Mechanical Engineering, Energy Systems, KU Leuven
1997
Erasmus Exchange program, T.U.Braunschweig
1995
BSc Engineering, KU Leuven

Scholarships

2008-2010
Marie Curie Fellowship, Intra European Mobility, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
2006
Jean Monnet Fellowship, Florence School of Regulation, EUI-Robert Schuman Centre, Italy
2004
Visiting Research Associate, U. of California Energy Institute, Berkeley, USA
2001
Marie Curie Fellowship, U. Toulouse I, France
1996-1997
Erasmus Scholarship, T.U. Braunschweig, Germany

Administrative Tasks

2018-           
Academic Mentor, Undergraduate students, TISEM, Tilburg University
2018-           
Member University Council, Tilburg University 
2014-2018
Member Faculty Council, TISEM, Tilburg University 
2016-2018
Educational Coordinator Micro Track, CentER Graduate School, Tilburg University 
2012-2016
Coordinator Network Industries Track, Tilec, Tilburg University 
2013-2016
Coordinator MSc and BSc. thesis, Dept. Economics, Tilburg University
2000-2003
Member Faculty Council, FEB, KU Leuven

Language 

Dutch (Native), English (Fluent), German (Intermediate), French (Intermediate), Spanish (Intermediate) 

PhD Committee

Co-supervision: Bastian Henze, Tilburg, 2016; Committee Member: Xingang Wen, Tilburg, 2017; Ali Motavasseli, Tilburg, 2016; Richard Meade, Toulouse, 2014; Romeo Langestraat, Tilburg, 2013; Matthias Laffont, Toulouse, 2013; Joris Morbée, KU Leuven, 2011; Jasper Frunt, T.U.Eindhoven, 2011; Gerd Küpper, KU Leuven, 2010; Eckart Ehlers, Tilburg University, 2009; Paul Nillesen, Tilburg University, 2008