Head of the Science Policy Unit; VIB
Geert Van Minnebruggen obtained his Ph.D. in science from the University of Ghent (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Laboratory of Virology) in 2004. After an academic postdoc, he joined Barrier Therapeutics (spin-out Janssen Pharmaceutica) where he became project director anti-infectives in 2006. In 2008, he moved to VIB to first pick up the position of integration manager. In May 2014 Van Minnebruggen became head of the VIB Core Facilities Program and early 2017 he moved into the position of head of the VIB Science Policy Unit.