- Pre-university education in Brunssum - Health Sciences at Maastricht University (graduation December 1996) - PhD in Health Sciences, Maastricht University (2002)
I am an associate professor in Work and Health and my research focuses on sustainable employability, organizational design, employee participation and engagement, as well as advanced research methodology and mixed methods. I supervise several internal and external PhD students and (co-)authors numerous publications in these fields.
As regards education, I am the program coordinator of the master programme Work, Health & Career and coordinator of the course Health, health determinants of the European Union of the bachelor programme European Public Health. I am involved in numerous lectures, planning groups and thesis projects in the programmes Work, Health & Career, European Public Health, Health Sciences and Medicine.