2004 – 2011 Atheneum – track Culture & Society, Marne College Bolsward
2011- 2015 BSc Architecture and Construction Engineering, specialization Structural Engineering, NHL University of Applied Sciences
2013 MSc course: Smart & Bioclimatic Design, TU Delft
2015 MSc course: Sustainable Innovation in Practice (D-Exto), TU Delft
2016 – 2018 Master in Design Engineering, Harvard University
2017 – 2018 Community Biotechnology Initiative, MIT Media Lab Visiting Student
2018 – 2020 Program in Media Arts and Sciences (MAS), MIT Media Lab

2014-2015 Thesis: (induced)earthquake-resistant renovation of existing buildings in Groningen (NL)
2014-2015 Project leader: integration of PV in the historical areas of the Wadden Islands, province of Fryslân / municipality of Leeuwarden / Duurzame Wadden (NL)
2015 Research startup ecosystem Boston, Omrin / Paques / Wetsus / EcoStyle / BioBrug (USA)

2012 Student Assistant Mathematics (BSc, freshmen’s class)
2014-2015 Student Assistant Structural Engineering; Steel Structures (BSc, junior’s class)
2017 Teaching Fellow EPS25: Energy and Climate – Vision for the Future (Harvard College Gen Ed)

2013 Photovoltaics in Historical Built Environments – Interactive Design Manual, NHL University of Applied Sciences, Leeuwarden. ISBN: 978-94-91790-03-4

2018 Participatory Design Conference, Genk (BE). Workshop WS(9): Community Driven Design of Living Technologies.

2015 “Het Zodenhuis van Firdgum. Middeleeuwse boerderijbouw in het Friese kustgebied tussen 400 en 1300” – Daniël Postma. Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Groninger Instituut voor Archeologie. ISBN: 978-90-367-8280-7

2013 Book presentation “Photovoltaics in Historical Built Environments”, NHL Hogeschool, 19-11-2013 (Leeuwarden, NL)
2014 “Zonnestroom in historische gebieden Waddeneilanden”, ARK Fryslân, 02-10-2014 (Leeuwarden, NL)
2015 “Zonnepanelen in beschermd dorpsgezicht”, counsel meeting municipality of Vlieland, 14-09-2015 (Vlieland, NL)
2015 “How To Integrate Solar PV in Historical Buildings?”, MIT Energy Club, 19-11-2015 (Boston, USA)

2011-2015 Honors program NHL University of Applied Sciences
2011-2012 Board member student association Built Environment
2012 Course Interior & Design
2012 Project Eco-Acupuncture, Florence (IT)
2013 Project reconstruction Sint-Clemens church Ameland (NL)
2014 Project reconstruction ‘Zodenhuis’ Firdgum (NL)
2014 Spanish language course
2015 Project Eco-Acupuncture, Leeuwarden (NL)

2012 1st prize architectural model, project ‘EWO’, NHL University of Applied Sciences
2013 Jury prize NHL Academy Award, NHL University of Applied Sciences
2013 1st prize Pecha Kucha contest, Leeuwarden Studiestad
2013 Jury prize LC Award, Leeuwarder Courant
2014 2nd prize academic project, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou (CH)
2016 Fulbright scholarship
2018 Peter Rice Prize for excellence in Architecture and Structural Design