Short CV

Highlights

Education

  • 2008-2011 PhD in Sociology of Education, Ghent University

  • 2005-2007 MA in Sociology (cum laude), KU Leuven

  • 2003-2005 BA in Sociology, KU Leuven

Research positions

  • 2020 Associate professor at KU Leuven

  • 2020 Associate professor at University of Amsterdam

  • 2015 Assistant professor at KU Leuven

  • 2014 Assistant professor at University of Amsterdam

  • ​2012 Visiting Scholar (Fulbright) at UCLA

  • 2008 PhD researcher at Ghent University

Awards

  • 2018 Education Council Prize for outstanding education achievement, by KU Leuven

  • 2014 Prize Frans Van Cauwelaert, by the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science

  • 2012 Charles Ullens Prize, Best PhD Thesis, by King Baudouin Foundation

  • 2012 Research on Early School Leaving (PhD-Thesis), by Foundation P&V

  • 2012 PhD Dissertation Prize, by VOR and VFO

  • 2008 Best Master Thesis, by Alumni Association Social Science