Patrick De Boever

Patrick De Boever

Research Manager

    of Centre of Excellence Microbial Systems Technology, including 5 more teams (more updates on the website, Instagram and Twitter page).

  • Research and innovation management
  • Matchmaker and problem solver
  • Track record in health research, epidemiology, and microbiology
  • Expertise in molecular biology, chemical analytics, human physiology, data science

Prof. dr. ir. Patrick De Boever

Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Universiteit Antwerpen (Belgium)

Visiting address:
Campus Drie Eiken
Universiteitsplein 1 D.C.117
2610 Wilrijk
Belgium

Postal address:
Campus Drie Eiken
Universiteitsplein 1 D.C.117
2610 Wilrijk
Belgium

Short CV

2020 – present Research and innovation manager, Centre of Excellence Microbial Systems Technology at the Department of Biology at University of Antwerp (Belgium). Topic: research and development for future applications of micro-organisms in bio-economy, healthcare, feed and food, and agriculture
2010 – present Part-time professor, Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University (Belgium). Topic: systems toxicology, environmental epidemiology, biomarker development
2007 – 2020 Project manager and team leader, Health Unit, Flemish Institute of Technology – VITO (Belgium). Topic: environmental risks factors and human health, environmental epidemiology, retinal image analysis
2001 – 2007 Postdoctoral fellow and team leader, Laboratory for Microbiology, the Belgian Nuclear Research Centre – SCK CEN (Belgium). Topic: microbial ecology of extreme environments, spaceflight microbiology, biosafety and microbial contamination
1997 – 2000 PhD in Applied Biological Sciences, Faculty of Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences, Ghent University (Belgium). Topic: gastro-intestinal microbiome, pro- and prebiotics
1991 – 1996 Bio-engineer (MScEng), Faculty of Agricultural and Applied Biological Sciences, Ghent University (Belgium). Topic: gastro-intestinal microbiome and probiotics

My publication list and citation statistics can be found on my Publons page or via Google Scholar.