Two upcoming forensic PhD defense ceremonies on the use of non-human biological traces in forensic science

30 March 2018

On April 26th forensic NFI experts Monique Wesselink and Frederike Quaak will defend their PhD theses in the Agnieten Kapel of the University of Amsterdam. The defense of Frederike’s thesis entitled Microbial populations and their potential in forensic investigations will start at 10:00 followed by Monique’s defense of her thesis entitled DNA markers for forensic identification of non-human biological traces at 12:00.

Promotor and co-promotor of the PhD research are prof dr Ate Kloosterman (NFI/IBED) and dr Irene Kuiper (NFI), respectively. If you are interested to attend. Because of the limited space in the Agnieten Kapel and the expected substantial interest, please let us know if you are interested to attend the PhD defense of Monique and/or Frederike by sending an email to

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