MSc Theoretical and Mathematical Physics2016 - 2018 LMU & TUM
In this 2-year masterâs programme I have taken courses in mathematical physics, pure mathematics, statistics & machine learning. I am scheduled to finish the programme in the summer of 2018 with a thesis on combinatorial algebraic topology under supervision of Prof. Dr. Ulrich Bauer (TUM), Prof. Dr. Oliver Junge (TUM) and Prof. Dr. Konstantin Mischaikow (Rutgers).
BSc Physics2013 - 2016 Leiden University
Besides the standard physics bachelorâs curriculum I have taken extra courses in computer science and mathematics and have finished a 1-year programme in astronomy (cum laude). I completed my BSc cum laude with a thesis (grade: 9.5/10) under supervision of Prof. Dr. Tjerk Oosterkamp.
Founder2012 - Now M. Snijders Techniek
With this small company I develop and maintain custom software packages. Amongst the projects done are an augmented reality social networking app (Minerva Spotter) and tools used internally by the Dutch Buildersâ Association (Bouwend Nederland).
Visiting AssociateAug - Sep 2017 Boston Consulting Group
At the Boston Consulting Group I was part of a team working on transforming the IT department of a major multinational consumer goods company. Within this project I developed original content and worked on many different aspects of the transformation. I received the grade "1" (excellent) for my overall performance.
PR Team Leader2014 - 2016 Leiden University
As student leader of the public relations team of the Leiden Institute of Physics I was responsible for the planning and coordination of the student team during the instituteâs PR-events, including all open days and special events.
Programmer2012 - 2013 Brugman Holding BV
At Brugman Holding BV I helped develop several large software packages used by major Dutch companies such as telecom providers and the national railway service. These programs automated data management and migration related tasks.
Teaching Assistant2014 - 2016 Leiden University
During my studies I have taught and assisted several exercise classes. I also gave tutorials covering all subjects to a group of freshmen throughout their first year.
Demonstrator & Coordinator2016 - 2018 Rino Foundation
During my time at Rino I performed and coordinated over 62 physics demonstrations.
Tutor2013 - 2016 De Nassau Scholengemeenschap
At my secondary school I volunteered as a tutor for underprivileged students.
iGEM Leiden2016 - 2016 Leiden University
With the Leiden iGEM team I participated in the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition in Boston, USA. With the project we genetically engineered an E. coli to detoxify martian soil.
Board of Education Member2013 - 2016 Leiden University
As the elected year representative I was tasked with overseeing the educational aspects of the institute.
Treasurer & Board Member2014 - 2015 Rino Foundation
As treasurer and board member of the Rino Foundation I was tasked with co-organising the over a hundred yearly physics demonstrations at schools, companies, university events and television programmes.
P.L.A.N.C.K.S. Committee Member2014 - 2015 Foundation F.M.A.
P.L.A.N.C.K.S is an annual worldwide theoretical physics competition with accompanying symposium. I was responsible for this symposium.