Stan Gielen

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Personal information

Name              :    Stan Gielen (Constantinus Cornelis Adrianus Maria Gielen)
Address          :    Pijnenborgstraat 4
                             6561 EV Groesbeek, The Netherlands.
Tel.                 :    +31 24 397 7981 (private)
                              +31 70 349 4002 (work)
e-mail              :    S.Gielen@nwo.ru.nl
Date of birth   :    december 18, 1952 in Breda (Netherlands).
Married to       :   Janet van der Veen
                                3 children (born 1981, 1983, 1985)

Education:

1974                : Bachelor Degree in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, University Nijmegen
1976                : Master of Science (Experimental Physics), University Nijmegen
1980                : Ph.D. in Biophysics, University Nijmegen

Professional activities:


Aug 1980

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Dec 1982

Assistant professor at Utrecht University, Dept. Medical and Physiological Physics.

Jan 1983

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July 1983

Research Associate at Northwestern University Evanston/Chicago

Aug 1983



Visiting professor at University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)

Sep 1983

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Apr 1985

Associate professor at Utrecht University, Dept. Medical and Physiological Physics

May 1985

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Aug 1985

Research consultant at Northwestern University, Evanston/Chicago

Aug 1985

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Aug 1988

Associate professor at Utrecht University, Dept. Medical and Physiological Physics

Aug 1988

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Aug 2010

Full professor and head Dept. Biophysics, Faculty of Science, Radboud University

1995

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Aug 2010

Additional appointment as full professor at Radboud University Medical Centre.

Sept 2010

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Aug 2016

Dean Faculty of Science, Radboud University

Sept 2016

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present

    President Executive Board NWO

Awards


  • Senior member IEEE (2004)
  • Royal decoration “Ridder in de orde van de Nederlandse Leeuw” (2007)
  • Member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW; elected 2009)
  • Member of Koninklijke Hollandse Maatschappij der Wetenschappen (2018)


Professional activities:

Local
  • Chairman of subfaculty of Physics (1989-1991)
  • Member of board of Faculty of Science (1992-1994).
  • Chairman of subfaculty of Physics (may 1995 to may 1997).
  • Chairman Training programme Physics (1997-1998)
  • Vice-dean of Faculty of Science (1998-2002)
  • Director of training program Molecular Life Science (1999-2002)
  • Programme Director of Research Master Cognitive Neuroscience (2003 – 2007)
  • Director Donders Centre for Neuroscience at Radboud University Nijmegen (2007-2010)
  • Dean Faculty of Science, Radboud University Nijmegen

National
  • Director Foundation for Neural Networks (SNN) (1988-2003).
  • Member of Life-Science Board of Dutch National Science Foundation (NWO) (1995-1998).
  • Chairman of Advisory Committtee of Life-Scienec Board of NWO. (1998 -2003)
  • Member Board of Graduate School "Integrated Biomedical Engineering" (University Twente) (1995 - 2003)
  • Founder of Programme Physical Biology of Dutch National Science Foundation (NWO).
  • Member Cognition Board of Dutch National Science Foundation (NWO)
  • Member of Committee for Biophysics and Biochemistry of Dutch Royal Academy of Sciences. (1998- present)
  • Chairman of Board of F.C. Donders Institute for Cognitive NeuroImaging. (2000 - 2002)
  • Member of Programme Board Physics of Lorentz Center (University Leiden) (2002 – present)
  • Co-founder of company SMART BV (Statistical Modeling and Artificial Reasoning Technology) in 2000
  • Member of the Council of the Dutch Royal Academy Science for Cognition ( 2005-2009)
  • Member of the jury of the Heinekenprize for Biochemistry and Biophysics (2006-2010)
  • Member of the Council of the Dutch Royal Academy Science for Earth and Life Sciences (since 2008)
  • Chairman of the NWO committee Brain & Cognition 2008-2011
  • Chairman NWO committee for Food, Brain & Cognition (2011-2013)
  • Member Board of IIP Brain&Cognition (since 2010)
  • Member of the Board of the High-Field Magnet Laboratory (since 2014)
  • Chairman of supervisory board of NOVA (Nederlandse Onderzoekschool voor Astronomie) (since 2014)
  • Chairman of NIKHEF board (since 2012)
International
  • Member Neuroscience Topical Team of European Space Agency. (1995-1998)
  • Member Facility Science Team of European Space Agency (1996-1999).
  • Member of Life Science Working Group of European Space Agency (1998-present).
  • Member of Executive Board of the European Network of Excellence for Neural Networks ("NEuroNet") (as of 1996)
  • Member Executive Board of European Neural Networks Society (ENNS) (as of 1993)
  • EEC-representative in the Executive Board of Council of Scientists of the Human Frontier Research Program (Straatsburg, Frankrijk) (1997-2001)
  • Member of Japanese “Real World Computing Program” Committee (1992-2002).
  • Member Board of Governors of International Neural Network Society (2002-2004)
  • Member Governing Board Science Europe (since november 2017)