Since 2009, I have been teaching at the University of Groningen, in the Netherlands. I teach mainly Psychology courses, with an emphasis on Auditory Perception, Research Integrity, and Methodology.

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My research focuses on understanding how speech perception is affected in less than optimal conditions, because of hearing impairment, ageing, communicating in a non-native language, or external noise.

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Mindwise is the blog of the Psychology Department in Groningen. As editor-in-chief, I think of it as a lot more than just a blog. I think of it as an essential element in communicating the work we do to each other and to the public.

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The Epicurean

The Epicurean was a column I wrote for the newspaper of the University of Groningen. Three years and more than 70 recipes on one page.

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