Aniek has a background in Bioinformatics and obtained her master’s degree at the University of Amsterdam.
Upon completing her studies, she started working as a Bioinformatician at Naktuinbouw, located in The Netherlands. Her focus was on the analysis of next-generation sequencing data and development of software that can detect pathogens in plants.
Aniek joined the CIC team in March 2020 and her main task is to support the Curtin Open Knowledge Initiative (COKI). Using her skills in data engineering and software development she helps the COKI team setting up structured workflows which are designed to import data from many different bibliometric sources.