Research Groups

Jesse Veenvliet


Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neuroscience (Utrecht Medical Center) & Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences (University of Amsterdam) PhD
Utrecht University: Experimental and Clinical Neuroscience MSc
Radboud University Nijmegen - Medicine

Research Experience

from 2021
Research Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
Topic: Stembryogenesis - reconstructing development in a dish to understand how embryos build themselves
Postdoctoral Research, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Dept. Developmental Genetics
Berlin, Germany
Adviser: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Herrmann
Topic: De- and reconstructing the post-implantation mammalian embryo
PhD Research, Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neuroscience & Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, Dept. Molecular Neuroscience
Utrecht & Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Advisers: Prof. Dr. Marten Smidt & Prof. Dr. Peter Burbach
Topic: Molecular mechanisms of dopaminergic subset specification
MSc Internship, LMCB-MRC, University College London
London, UK
Adviser: Prof. Dr. Antonella Riccio
Topic: Role of HDAC2 S-Nitrosylation in cortical development
MSc Internship, Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neuroscience, Dept. Molecular Neuroscience
Utrecht, the Netherlands
Adviser: Prof. Dr. Marten Smidt
Topic: Role of retinoic acid in dopaminergic subset specification during midbrain development
Medical Scientific Internship, Radboud University, Dept. Psychoneuropharmacology
Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Adviser: Prof. Dr. Alexander Cools
Topic: Individual differences in the sensitivity to serotonergic drugs in rats

Fellowships and Awards (selected)

Grant from German Centre for the Protection of Laboratory Animals (Bf3R)
Role: Principal Investigator
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellowship
Role: Investigator