2013

For the academic year 2013-2014, the Belgian American Educational Foundation (B.A.E.F.) has provided fellowships to 100 individuals:

88 Belgian Fellows to study in the United States
11 American Fellows to study in Belgium
 
1 winner of the Alumni Award

The Fellows were selected competitively from a pool of brilliant applicants by a Fellowship Committee that interviews all candidates personally.

BAEF Fellows 2013

 

Belgian fellows 2013-2014 and American fellows 2012-2013, June 1, 2013

Mr. ALEXANDER, Koen, UGent, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, MS in Engeneering Physics -Photonics, Cornell U.- Prof. Alexander Gaeta
Mr. BEKÉ, Len, UGent, Honorary Fellow, MA in Linguistics, culture & literature of the Southwest, U. of New Mexico, Albuquerque, Dr. Damian Wilson
Mr. BENTEIN, Klaas, UGent, Francqui Foundation Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Papyrology, linguistics, U. of Michigan, Dept. of classical studies - Prof. A. Verhoogt
Ms. BINDELS, Laure, UCL, Honorary Fellow, Postdoctoral research on the Impact of gut microbiota on cancer & disorders, U. of Nebraska, Lincoln - Prof Amanda Ramer-Tait and Prof Jens Walter
Mr. BOCHNER, Gregory, ULB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Philosopy on Externalism and the transparency of mental content, NYU, Institute of Philosophy, Director, Prof. P. Boghossian
Mr. BORENSTEIN, Daniel, ULB, Conditional Grant Fellow, Master in Business and Administration, NYU Stern School of Business
Mr. CALUWAERTS, Didier, VUB, Honorary Fellow, Postdoctoral research on the Structural Regulation of Deliberative Systems, Harvard U., Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation - Prof. B. Jackan
Dr. CHATELLE, Camille, ULg, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Brain computer interfaces and diagnosis, Harvard Medical School,Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital - Dr. J. Giacino
Mr. CLAEYÉ, Kirian, UGent, UGent Fellow, LL.M. Intellectual Property Law, UC Berkeley
Ms. CLEENEWERCK DE CRAYENCOUR, Aude, UCL, Firmin Van Brée of the Hoover Fellow, LL.M. Impact of the rule of reason on EU Competition Law, UC Berkeley
Mr. COBUT, Pierre-Jean, ULB, Conditional Grant Fellow, MBA in Management and Entrepreneurship, Stanford GSB
Mr. COGOLATI, Samuel, KULeuven, Cleary,Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton Fellow, LL.M. in International Legal Studies, Harvard U.
Prof. Dr CORNELIS, Erlinde, UGent, Francqui Foundation Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Health communication / Social marketing, San Diego State U., Dept. of Marketing - D. Schwartz
Mr./dr COUVREUR, Valentin, UCL, UCLouvain Fellow, Post-doctoral research in Improving crop resistance to water stress, UC Davis, Dept. of land, air and Water ressources - Prof. J. Hopmans
Mr. COX, Kristoff, UA, Honorary Fellow, LL.M, U. of Chicago
Dr. DANHIER, Pierre, UCL, Henri Benedictus Fellow of the King Baudouin Foundation, Postdoctoral research on Non invasive molecular imaging of tumor metastasis, The Johns Hopkins U. School fo Medicine - Prof. Z. Bhujwalla
Ms. DAUBERCIES, Laurence, ULg, ULg Fellow, doctoral research on French Cultural Studies (Old Regime), U. of Washington Seattle, Division of French & Italian studies - Prof. G. Turnovsky
Mr. DE BODE, Ian, KULeuven, Conditional Grant Fellow, MBA - General management and entrepreneurship, Stanford Graduate School of Business
Ms. DE MAEYER, Juliette, ULB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Journalism studies, CUNY, Tow-Knight center for entrepreneurial journalism - Dr J. Jarvis
Dr DE NEVE, Jan-Walter, ULB, Francqui Foundation Fellow, Master of Public Health, Harvard U., School of Public Health
Mr. DE RIJCK, Simon, UGent, Francqui Foundation Fellow, PhD in Elementary Particle Physics or Nuclear Physics, U. of Texas Austin
Mr. DEVILLE, Pierre, UCL, Honorary Fellow, doctoral research on Human dynamics in Complex Networks, Northeastern U.  Center for Complex network research - Prof. A. Barabasi
Mr. DIERICK, Steve, UCL, Honorary Fellow, Postdoctoral research on a Unified Approach to the Furanosteroids., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Prof.Jef K. De Brabander
Ms. DONNELLAN, Lieve, UGent, UGent Fellow, Post-doctoral research in Archeology: Connected urban minds in the Greek world (1st BCE), U. of Chicago, Dept. of Classics - Prof. J. Hall
Ms. DUDEK, Phebe, KULeuven, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, MS in Urbanism and Urban design (2yr), MIT Center for Advanced Urbanism
Mr. DUERINCK, Tim, VUB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Chemical Engineering - Adsorption, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Chemical & Biomolecular engineering - Dr K. Walton
Dr DUFAYS, Sophie, UCL, Honorary Fellow, Postdoc. res. in Spanish American cinemas, Stanford U., Dept of Iberian and Latin American Culture, Prof Ruffinelli
Ms. ELLYNE, Erika, VUB, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, doctoral research in developing a regulatory approach to patent law., U. of Wisconsin Law School - Prof. Shubha Ghosh
Mr. GARSOUS, Grégoire, ULB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Economy:Towards Behavioral-Environmental Economics, Harvard U. Dept. of Economics, Littauer Center - Prof. E. Maskin & Prof  P. Antras
Prof. Dr GELENS, Lendert, VUB, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, Postdoctoral research on Collective cell cycle dynamics in Xenopus embryos, Stanford School of Medicine - Dept of Chemical and systems biology - Prof. J. Ferrell
Mr. GREVESSE, Thomas, UMons, Albert & Evelyn Jadot Charitable Trust Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Bio-mechanical behaviour of neural networks, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Scicences - Prof. K. Parker
Mr. HALLOT, Pierre, ULg, ULg Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Spatiotemporal reasoning and natural language, The U. of Iowa - Dept. of geography - Prof. K. Stewart
Mr. HENNEAUX, Pierre, ULB, Fonds David & Alice Van Buuren Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Probabilistic risk assessment of power systems, U. of Washington, Dept. of  Electrical Engineering - Prof. D. Kirschen
Mr. HOCEPIED, Cédric, UCL, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, LL.M. in international legal studies, NYU
Ms. HOX, Valerie, KULeuven, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, Postdoctoral research on the effects of sex hormones on mast cell function, NIH - National Institues of allergic and infectious diseases -Prof. D. Metcalfe
Ms. JANSSENS, Karen, VUB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, LL.M. in public international law, Viriginia Law School
Mr. JENART, Cedric, UA, Fernand Collin & Luc Wauters Fellow, LL.M. in Comparative Constitutional and Administrative Law, Harvard U.
Ms. JONCKHEERE, Katherine, UGent, Honorary Fellow, LL.M. in Law, Science & Technology, Stanford U.
Mr. KUNTI, Samindra, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, MS in Journalism, Columbia U. Graduate school of Journalism
MD LANNAU, Bernd, UGent, Francqui Foundation Fellow, Post-doctoral research in Plastic surgery - lipofilling, U. of Pittsburgh School of Medicine- Dept of Plastic surgery - Prof. P. Rubin
Ms. LANOTTE, Esther, UCL, Honorary Fellow, LLM in international law, NYU
Mr. LEONARD, Johan, UCL, van Itallie Fellow, LL.M. in  international Taxation, NYU
Dr. LEROY, Philippe, UCL, Honorary Fellow, Master of Business Administration, Stanford U. Graduate School of Business
Mr. MAHIEU, Frederic, VUB, Conditional Grant Fellow, MBA Program, Harvard Business School
Mr. MAHIEUX, Arnaud, ULB, PDF Fellow, Post-doctoral research on the investigation of the Venus terminator dynamics, The U. of Arizona, Dept. of Planetary sciences - Prof. R. Yelle
Mr. MARIS, Michael, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, Post-doctoral research in new insights in obesity and type 2 diabetes, UC San Diego, Dept of Medicine - Prof. J. Olefsky
Dr. MASUREEL, Matthieu, ULB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Post-doctoral research in Structural biology of membrane proteins, Stanford U. - Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Physiology- Prof. B. Kobilka
Ms. MAT, Audrey, UCL, UCLouvain Fellow, Post-doctoral research on biological rhythms in marine organisms, U. of Washington, Dept of Biology - Prof. H. de la Iglesia
Mr. MICHIELS, Daan, KULeuven, PhD, PhD in Mathematics, U. of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Ms. MORBÉE, Katrien, UGent, LLM, LL.M. in corporate and financial law, Yale U.
Mr. NTWARI NSHUTI, Clément, UCL, Firmin van Brée Fellow of the Hoover Foundation UCLouvain, MS in Electrical engineering:Telecommunications - wireless sensor networks, Stanford U.
Mr. PANNECOECK, Bart, KULeuven, Conditional Grant Fellow, Master of Business Administration (MBA), Berkeley Haas School; Kellogg School of Management
Ms. PENSON, Yanna, Other, van Itallie Fellow, Graduate program in Performing Arts -piano, Mannes College the New School for Music, NY
Mr. PLETS, Gertjan, UGent, UGent Fellow, Post-doctoral research of the sociopolitical dimensions of cultural heritage, Stanford U., Dept of Anthropology - Prof. L. Meskell
Ms. RENSON, Virginie, VUB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Post-doctoral research on Lead isotopes as tracers for pottery provenance, U. of Missouri-Columbia, Research reactor center - Prof. M. Glascock
Ms. ROBBRECHT, Evelyn, KULeuven, Conditional Grant Fellow, Master of Business Administration, U. of Chicago Booth SB
Mr. SALENBIEN, Wout, UGent, UGent Fellow, PhD in Paleontology, paleoclimatology, biogeochemistry, Duke U.
Dr. SARTENAER, Olivier, UCL, Francqui Foundation Fellow, Postdoctoral research in the Philosophy of science, Columbia U., Dept of Philosophy - Prof. P. Kitcher
Ms. SCHAUS, Malorie, ULg, ULg Fellow, doctoral research in law on" measure under WTO law and case law", Harvard U. - Prof. Mark Wu
Mr. SCHEVENELS, Florian, UCL, Léon Speeckaert Fellow of the King Baudouin Foundation, Postdoctoral research in Organic Chemistry, Scripps Institute, Florida (Jupiter Center)  Dept. of Chemistry - ProF. S. Snyder
Mr. SCHMIDT, Laurent, UCL, Karel Vinck Award, Business and general management, Harvard BS
Mr. SCHOTSAERT, Michael, UGent, Honorary Fellow, Postdoctoral research on Infection-permissive immunity against influenza, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dept of Microbiology - Prof. A. Garcia-Sastre
Ms. SCHROUFF, Jessica, ULg, Henri Benedictus Fellow of the King Baudouin Foundation, Postdoctoral research on decoding human brain activity in real life setting, Stanford U., School of Medicine - prof. J. Parvizi
Ms. SEEUWS, Stéphanie, UGent, Honorary Fellow, LL.M., Georgetown U.
Mr. SERCU, Tom, UGent, Francqui Foundation Fellow, MS in Data science, NYU
Mr. SLITS, Laurent, UCL, Francqui Foundation Fellow, LL.M. in Corporate, Financial & International Economic Law, Columbia U.
Mr. SPLEETERS, Damien, UCL, National Lottery Fellow, M. in Investigative journalism, Columbia U. -Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism
Dr VANDE CASTEELE, Niels, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, Cxlinical pharmacoly of early drug development, UC San Diego, Health Sciences, Prof. W. Sandborn
Mr. VAN DEN MEERSSCHE, Dimitri, UGent, National Lottery Fellow, LL.M.in international legal studies, NYU
Ms. VANDENSANDE, Els, KULeuven, Clifford Chance Fellow, LL.M. in procedural law, specifically judicial deliberation, Yale U.
Mr. VAN DE POEL, Bram, KULeuven, H. Van Waeyenbergh Fellow of the Hoover Foundation KULeuven, Postdoctoral research on the Origin and evolution of the plant hormone ethylene, U. of Maryland, Dept of cell biology and molecular genetics - Prof. C Chang
Mr. VAN DER LINDEN, Martin, UCL, Honorary Fellow, PhD in Economics, social choice theory, Vanderbilt U.
Ms. VANDEWEERDT, Clara, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, MA in Law and Diplomacy, Tufts Fletcher School
Mr. VAN DYCK, Colin, UMons, Gustave Boël - Sofina Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Theoretical design for molecular electronics, Northwestern U., Dept of Chemistry - Prof. M Ratner
Ms. VAN MELKEBEKE, Athina, UGent, Stibbe - Ludovic De Gryse Fellow, LL.M., U. of Chicago
Dr VANNUSCORPS, Gilles, UCL, Honorary Fellow, res. on the role of motor knowledge in action concepts, Harvard U., Dept Psychology, Prof. A. Caramazza
Ms. VANOEVEREN, Ine, Other, Music Fellow, D.M.A. in Contemporary Music Performance - Flute, UC San Diego
Mr. VAN OUTRYVE D'YDEWALLE, Constantin, KULeuven, Emile Boulpaep Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Neurology, spinal muscular atrophy, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Neurology - Prof. C. Summer
Ms./ dr VAN PUYMBROECK, Birgit, UGent, Paul Vernel Fellow, Post-doctoral research in English literature: modernism, women, technology, Yale U., Dept of English - Prof. L. Peterson
Mr. VERCAUTEREN, Vincent, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, LL.M. in Taxationand the international taxation law certificate, Georgetown U.
Dr. VERCNOCKE, Bert, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, Postdoctoral research on Black holes and warped effective field theory, Stanford U., Dept. of Physics - Prof. R. Kallosh
Mr. VERHELST, Lawrence, KULeuven, Francqui Foundation Fellow, LL.M., Harvard U.
Mr. VERMINCK, Tristan, UGent, Honorary Fellow, LL.M., U. of Chicago
Mr. VERREET, Bregt, KULeuven, KULeuven Fellow, Postdoctoral research on Multicrystalline organic solar cells, Princeton U., Electrical Engineering - Prof. B. Rand
Ms. VERSTRAETEN, Inge, UGent, Paul Vernel Fellow, Post-doctoral research on the Identification of ligands of START-domain proteins, UC Riverside , Institute for integrative genome biology - Prof. S. Cutler
Ms. WELLENS, Nathalie, KULeuven, Honorary Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Triage & payment systems in geriatric health care, U. of Michigan, Geriatrics Center - Prof. B. Fries
Ms. WIAME, Aline, ULB, Hoover Fondation Brussels Fellow, Postdoctoral research in Philosophy on Thinking Through Stage and Image in James and Bergon's philosophies, Penn State U., Dept of Philosophy - Prof. L. Lawlor
Mr. WIJNANDTS, Jean-Charles, ULg, Francqui Foundation Fellow, PhD in Economics, U .of Pennsylvania, Dept of Economics

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