• 2020 – 2021 NATO Resolute Support Mission. Senior Transition Planner (P4) Combined Security Transition Command Afghanistan. Kabul HQ, Afghanistan
  • 2019 – 2019 DCAF-ISSAT The Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance – International Security Sector Advisory Team. Head Professional Development & Training (P4). Geneva, Switzerland
  • 2019 – 2019 The Baker Institute for Peace & Conflict Studies / Oller Centre for Peace and International Programs at Juniata College. “Partnering for Peace” Scholar-in-Residence / Academic Fellow (2019 – 2022). Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, US
  • 2016 – 2018 United Nations Development Programme / UN Volunteers. Chief, Peace Programming Section (P5). Bonn, Germany
    2014 – 2016 Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (OSCE SMM). Monitoring Officer (P4) Donetsk/Kherson Patrol Hub; Deputy/Acting Patrol Hub Leader (P5) Mariupol Patrol Hub. Ukraine
  • 2012 – 2013 UPEACE The Hague / Leiden University The Hague Campus. Lecturer ‘Transforming War Economies’. International Public Management, Safety & Law Programme. The Hague, The Netherlands
    2011 – 2013 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of The Netherlands. Senior Policy Advisor (P4) Department for Human Rights, Gender, Good Governance and Humanitarian Aid. The Hague, The Netherlands
  • 2010 – 2011 European Union Monitoring Mission to Georgia (EUMM). Team Leader Human Rights and Humanitarian Assistance (P4). Tbilisi/Gori, Republic of Georgia
  • 2009 – 2010 European External Action Services, Democracy and Election Observation Unit. Project Leader ‘Reform of the EU Election Observers’ Evaluation System (P4). Brussels, Belgium
  • 2009 – 2009 IPCB-S International Police Coordination Board Afghanistan – Secretariat. Political Advisor (P4). Kabul, Afghanistan
  • 2008 – 2010 BAZN Academy for Public Administration. Lecturer Governance, Democratisation, Civil Admin. Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • 2004 – 2008 Fontys University of Applied Sciences, Fontys International Projects. Int. Project Manager (P4). Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • 2003 – 2004 Lysøen Museet – Museum Villa Norwegian Violinist Player and Music Composer Ole Bornemann Bull (1810 – 1880). Educational Specialist (P4). Bergen, Norway
  • 1999 – 2004 Mundial Productions: Developer of Educational Materials (P4) ‘Mundial in the Classroom’. Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • 1997 – 2003 SOM DOBA (Fydes) Educational Consultancy. Psychologist / Counsellor. Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • 1993 – 1998 Institute Broers – Private Educational Institute. Teacher. Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • 1991 – 1991 Provinciale Ziekenhuisraad (National Council of Hospitals, Provincial Branch). Project Assistant (P3). Tilburg, The Netherlands


  • Civil-Military Cooperation Centre of Excellence (CIMIC CoE), The Hague, The Netherlands. Guest Lecturer / Subject Matter Expert. Field Worker Course, NATO CIMIC Liaison Course
  • Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus, The Bronx, NYC, USA. Women’s Faculty, Gender Studies www.fordham.eduJuniata College – Baker Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA  – Scholar-in-Residence
  • Juniata College, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, USA. Baker Institute for Peace & Conflict Studies (Scholar-in-Residence)
  • Bergen University, Norway. Department of Comparative Politics, SAMPOL601 Course on International Election Observation
  • Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Seoul, Republic of Korea. Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Summer Intensive Programme on Globalisation, Crisis and Recovery
  • Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands. School for Social and Behavioural Sciences, Department of Social Psychology
  • University of London, Birkbeck College, UK. School of Education, Communication & Language Sciences (ECLS), Undergraduate Course on Cross-Cultural Communication and Public Management