University of Amsterdam                                                                                                                                                    

Masters’ degree in Media Studies (Research) (mean grade 8.7)                                                                                                                                       Amsterdam, 2018-2020

  • Cum Laude
  • Thesis used a variety of computational methods (NLP, sentiment analysis and key-word-in context) to analyse the viewing behaviour on YouTube as represented by 3 million comments
  • Specialized in New Media and Digital Culture
  • Part of Student Tech Team to help students with social media analysis software

University of Groningen                                                                                                                                                                   

Bachelor’s Degree in Arts, Culture, and Media (ACM)                                                                                                                                                         Groningen, 2013-2017

  • Graduated on political satire in postmodern society
  • Erasmus semester at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest

Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy of the Humanities                                                                                                                                     Groningen, 2015-2018         

  • Graduated on Kierkegaard’s concept of existential irony                                                                                                                                                        
  • Part of Dr. Stahl’s extracurricular political theory reading group.

Eötvös Loránd University – Institute for Art Theory and Media Studies                                                                                                                             Budapest, Spring 2018

  • Member of Dr. Dessewffy Tibor’s interdisciplinary, cross-cultural research 
    project on the online perception of contemporary populistic political figures
  • Trained in social listening and online reputation management software (SentiOne).

Ceecom2018                                                                                                                                                                                                Szeged, Summer 2018

  • Presented accepted paper at the 11th Central Eastern European Communication May 2018 and Media conference at the track ‘The Political Space of Entertainment’

on the condition of satire in postmodern society.

Ceecom2019                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sofia, Summer 2019

  • Presenting accepted paper at the 12th Central Eastern European Communication June 2019 and Media conference on the intellectualization of hate speech on YouTube.
Research Schools

Digital Methods Summer School                                                                                                                                                        Amsterdam, Summer 2019 

  • Student Participant 
  • Tracking the Intellectualisation of Hate Speech on YouTube 

 Digital Methods Summer School                                                                                                                                                       Amsterdam, Summer 2019 

  • Student Participant 
  • Tracking YouTube’s Recommendation Systems 

 Digital Methods Summer School                                                                                                                                                       Amsterdam, Summer 2019 

  • Project Facilitator 
  • Tracking Covid-19 Conspiracy Theories


Extracurricular Activities

University of Amsterdam, Student Tech Team                                                                                                                                        Amsterdam, 2019-2020
Student member of the technical support team                                                                 

  • Proficiency in the Digital Methods Initiative Tools
  • Responsible for teaching and helping fellow students with digital analytics

University of Groningen, Arts, Culture, and Media                                                                                                                                  Groningen, 2016-2017      Student Mentor                                                                                                             

  • Contact person for first-year students
  • Helping new students adjust to the University
  • Provide lectures on learning and efficiency.

University of Groningen, Nomination Advisory Committee (BAC)                              

Student member of the BAC for an Associate Professor Arts in Society                                                                                                                             Groningen, 2016-2017

Student member of the BAC for a University Lecturer in Pop Music                                                                                                                                   Groningen, 2015-2016

Student member of the BAC for a University Lecturer in Theatre/Performance Studies                                                                                                          Groningen, 2015-2016 

University of Groningen, Departmental Board Arts, Culture and Media                    
Student member of the Departmental Board of ACM                                                                                                                                    Groningen, 2015-2016

  • Voiced the opinions of the students
  • Assessed teaching and program regulation

University of Groningen, Study Association of Arts, Culture and Media                                                                                             Groningen,  2014-2015
As a board responsible for around 200 ACM-members                                                      

  • As treasurer accountable for the financial health of the association
  • Contact person of the Arts, Culture and Media book supplier
  • Responsible for the organization of academic related activities
  • Coordinator of student activities within the study program
  • Creating social cohesion between Arts, Culture, and Media students.
Research Contributions to Publications 

‘Esoteric Fascism Online 4chan and the Kali Yuga’ (2020) in Far-Right Revisionism and the End of History edited by Louie Dean Valencia-García  

‘Fake news and the Dutch YouTube political debate space’ (2020) in The Politics of Social Media Manipulation edited by Ricard Rogers and Sabine Niederer

Computational Tools 
  • 4CAT: Capture and Analysis Toolkit
  • Excel 
  • Tableau
  • Gephi
  • WordPress
  • Python (Basics)
  • Adobe Illustrator (Basics)
  • SPSS (training for an IBM certification).
  • Approaching problems from an interdisciplinary perspective
  • Familiarity with working in an international political space
  • Partaking in/ organizing/ managing conferences a.o. events
  • Quantitative and qualitative data analytics using DMI-analysis software
  • Rapidly adaptable to an international environment
  • Thorough understanding of media dynamics and convergence culture.