Job reports

By the time you finish your study, you will likely start looking for a job. If you’re wondering where you could end up after graduating, you may find ideas in these testimonials, kindly provided by alumni, telling us a bit more about their first positions in the real world. The Dutch testimonials are currently being translated into English!

Chemical Engineers

Bart De Moor
Process engineer – Yara Technology Centre

Jeroen Ongenae
Process & project engineer – Eastman (Taminco)

Maarten Sabbe
Postdoctoral researcher – LCT UGent
Doctor-assistant – HoGent

Bart Van Den Bossche
Senior production leader – Styrolution

Yumi Vanwonterghem
Support Process Engineer – Yara International

Materials Science Engineers

Sander De Vrieze
​Advisor – Centexbel

Mariet Dhollander
Contact Engineer – ExxonMobil

Karel Docker
Product Manager Rod – Aurubis Olen

Heiko Isselee
Technology Manager – Bekaert Izmit & Bekaert Lipetsk

Pauline Koslowski
Business Unit Manager of Basaltex – NV Flocart (Groep Masureel Veredeling)

Marlies Lambrecht
Scienctific Contributor – SCK-CEN (Study Centre for Nuclear Energy)

Brecht Pieters
​R&D Engineer – Metallo-Chimique NV

Sara Van Biesen
Project Engineer Materials Technology – Laborelec

Lien Van Der Schuere
Research Scientist Functional Thermoplastic Textiles – Centexbel

Tom Waterschoot
R&D Program Manager for Industry – ArcelorMittal Group (OCAS)

Ben Wildemeersch
Mentor-Purchase Operations – Daikin Europe NV