Current (2018 - ...): Senior Research Scientist at Google Brain (San Francisco). I work on generative models, identifiability, among other topics.
2015-2018: Research Scientist at OpenAI (San Francisco). Part of the founding team of OpenAI and lead of the Algorithms team, focused on basic research.

2019: The Gerrit van Dijk prijs from the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities, for my work in machine learning.
2019: The ELLIS PhD Award for "outstanding research achievements during the dissertation phase of outstanding students working in the field of artificial intelligence and machine learning".
2017: PhD with 'cum laude', highest distinction in the Netherlands, and first time it was awarded at the CS department in 30 years.
2015: Google's first European Doctoral Fellowship in Deep Learning