About

The Lab

As part of Utrecht University's Faculty of Science the lab is integrated within the Departement of Pharmaceutical Sciences and part of the Chemical Biology & Drug Discovery division. The lab is located in the beautiful David de Wied building.

Internships for Bachelor and Master students are available through Konjoin!

DDW by Ivar Pel

Meet

The Team

Balthasar Heesters

Balthasar Heesters

Assistant professor

May 2021 -

Ilhan Tomris

Ilhan Tomris

postdoctoral fellow

December 2023 - April 2024


PhD (Utrecht University, pending)

MSc (MCLS), Utrecht University

BA, Hogeschool Utrecht

Igor Sweet

Igor Sweet

PhD candidate CBDD

January 2021 -


MSc (Drug Innovation), Utrecht University

BSc (CPS), Utrecht University

Martijn Breeuwsma

Martijn Breeuwsma

PhD candidate

September 2021 -


MSc (MCLS), Utrecht University

BA, Hogeschool Utrecht

Jan-Willem Langenbach

Jan-Willem Langenbach

PhD candidate CBDD

December 2022 -


MSc (Drug Innovation), Utrecht University

BSc (Chemistry), Utrecht University

Luc Krimpenfort

Luc Krimpenfort

PhD candidate

December 2023 -


MSc (Medical Biology), University of Amsterdam

BSc (Beta-Gamma), University of Amsterdam

Emilija Radonić

Emilija Radonić

Master student

November 2023 - August 2024


BSc, Utrecht University

Stan Verjans

Stan Verjans

Master student

February 2024 - August 2024


BA, Hogeschool Nijmegen

This could be you

This could be you

scientist

Tomorrow - Future


Awesome degrees

Alumni

Marijn Lamain

Marijn Lamain

Master student

Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Maria Pla Gran

Maria Pla Gran

Master student

Feb 2023 - Nov 2023

Melissa Ripamonti

Melissa Ripamonti

Master student

Jan 2023 - Nov 2023

Ilias Taghaout

Ilias Taghaout

Master student

Aug 2022 - Mar 2023

Samuel Feldmann

Samuel Feldmann

Bachelor student

Sep 2022 - Feb 2023

Lynn Vermeer

Lynn Vermeer

Master student

Oct 2021 - Sep 2022

Reinier van der Palen

Reinier van der Palen

Technician

Sep 2021 - Jul 2022

Kyah van Megesen

Kyah van Megesen

Master student

Aug 2020 - Mar 2021

Milou Valk

Milou Valk

Master student

Sep 2016 - Jun 2017

15
MSc theses
4
BSc theses
7
other internships

Contact us

Email Josch

All fanmail can be directed to Josch Kuhlmann, who helps us and others with administrative tasks.

Reach-out online

Contact a lab member or the PI (Balthasar Heesters) on X, mastodon or by email.

Check out Konjoin

For UU students there is the possibility to search for projects that we need help with on the Konjoin website.