Natasja Costermans is one of the four lucky students who won the NWO-WIAS PhD graduate programme. She will start a PhD fellowship at the Human and Animal Physiology group and Adaptation Physiology Group in September.
The winners of the NWO-WIAS PhD graduate programme contest are: Natasja Costermans, Sem Jacobs, Jerine van der Eijk and Thomas Staessen. Wednesday 25 February was the final selection for the WIAS Graduate Programme. This programme, funded by NWO, gives the 4 most excellent MSc students the opportunity to do a PhD at the WIAS group of their choice.
They were elected by the jury consisting of members of our International Advisory Board, headed by prof Nico van Straalen (VU), prof Jos van Putten (UU), dr Karen Plaut (Purdue Univ) en dr Shirley Tarawali (ILRI, CGIAR).