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dr. M. (Marije) aan het Rot

dr. M. aan het Rot
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Curriculum Vitae

Short Biography

Dr. Marije aan het Rot studied Health Sciences at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. Before graduating with a Master's degree in Biological Health Sciences, she completed two research traineeships, one in the local Experimental Psychopharmacology Unit of the Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology under the mentorship of Prof. Wim J. Riedel and another in the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University under the mentorship of Prof. Marco Leyton. After graduating from Maastricht University she returned to McGill University to do her Doctoral degree under the mentorship of Profs. Simon N. Young, Debbie S. Moskowitz, and Chawki Benkelfat.

Upon completing her studies Dr. aan het Rot worked as a postdoctoral fellow in the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program of the Department of Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Her mentor there was Prof. Dennis S. Charney. In 2009 she moved back to the Netherlands to take on the position of assistant professor in the Experimental Psychopathology group of the Heymans Institute for Psychological Research at the University of Groningen. Dr. aan het Rot is associate professor as of November 2014.


Academic Positions

  • University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands: Assistant/Associate Professor, Heymans Institute for Psychological Research, 2009-Present
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA: Postdoctoral Fellow, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, 2007-2009

Graduate Studies

  • McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada: Ph.D. degree in Neurological Sciences, 2001-2006
  • Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands: M.Sc. degree in Biological Health Sciences, 1996-2000
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