Anke is a principal consultant at Technopolis
Group with over twelve years of experience in science and innovation policy.
Anke holds a MSc in Biology from Wageningen University and a MSc in Science Education
and Communication from the University of Utrecht.
Her activities with Technopolis include
evaluations of research institutes and programmes, impact assessments, policy
studies, strategic support and programme management support. Anke’s’ main fields
of interest are life sciences and health, science communication and projects at
the interface of policy, research and society.
Before joining Technopolis, Anke worked as a
policy advisor for the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. She was
involved in a foresight study on regenerative medicine, and advisory committee on
animal testing and biotechnology, and coordinated a number of funding programs
for researchers. Before this she worked as a researcher at the Dutch Cancer
Institute and the Dutch Cancer Society.
She is fluent in English and Dutch.