Eveline Crone
Principal Investigator, Professor

Eveline is full professor of neurocognitive developmental psychology at the Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences.

Lina van Drunen
PhD Candidate

Lina is a PhD Candidate studying Individual differences in environmental and genetic effects on structural brain development.

Simone Dobbelaar
PhD Candidate

Simone is a PhD Candidate studying the role of social environment in the neurocognitive development of social competence.

Sophie Sweijen
PhD Candidate

Sophie is a PhD Candidate at the Erasmus Sync Lab, working on the Brainlinks Project.

Kayla Green
PhD Candidate

Kayla is a PhD Candidate, interested in the behavioural and neural predictors of wellbeing.

Ilse van de Groep
Postdoctoral researcher

Ilse van de Groep is a Postdoctoral researcher studying the behavioral and neural development of antisocial behavior in young adulthood.

Yara Toenders
Postdoctoral researcher

Yara is a postdoctoral researcher, who is interested in mental health during development from childhood to young adulthood.

Stephan Heunis
Postdoctoral researcher

Stephan is a part-time postdoctoral research engineer focusing on reproducible analysis pipelines, data management processes, and visualisation.

Suzanne van de Groep
Associate researcher

Suzanne is an associate researcher of the SYNC lab studying the behavioral and neural development of prosocial behavior.

Michelle Achterberg
Associate researcher

Michelle is an assistant professor interested in longitudinal brain development, social information processing and behavioral control.

Lysanne te Brinke
Research fellow

Lysanne is a research fellow of the SYNC lab and is highly involved in our citizen science initiatives.

Nienke Steenks
Junior Researcher

Nienke is junior researcher and is primarily involved in citizen science initiatives of the SYNC lab.

Eduard Klapwijk
Data steward

Eduard is a researcher and research data steward interested in the development of antisocial and risky behavior - also has a strong focus on open science.

Mark Mulder
Data manager

Mark has a background in psychology and obtained his Master in Economic and Consumer Psychology at Leiden University in 2019.

Yolijn Aarts
Project Coordinator

Yolijn is project coordinator and is involved in the Gravitation program ‘Growing Up Together in Society (GUTS)’.

Noura Borggreven
Knowledge Coordinator

Noura Borggreven is knowledge coordinator at Erasmus SYNC lab and is involved with the overarching societal impact of SYNC lab.

Jaïr van Nes
Research assistant

Jaïr is a research assistant and is involved in our longitudinal Braintime project on adolescent brain development.

Sterre van Riel
Science Communication manager

Sterre is science communication manager at the SYNC lab and the ‘Growing Up Together in Society (GUTS)’ program. She translates and communicates scientific matters into language that is understandable for everyone in society.

Dimitri Mau Asam
Art director

Dimitri is Art director and graphic designer responsible for the entire branding of SYNC lab.



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