PROF. JOKE H. MEIJERPROF. JOKE H. MEIJER

Prof. dr. Joke H. Meijer

Prof. dr. Joke Meijer is professor of Neurophysiology at the Leids Universitair Medical Centre (LUMC). She is head of the Circadian Clocks lab in which 24-hour rhythms in bodily functions are investigated, particularly in challenging conditions such as artificial illumination and shift work. Professor Meijer is also appointed as a fellow of the Royal Academy of Sciences and has obtained a full Professorship in 2007. She is also appointed as a visiting professor at Oxford University and ‘Member at Large’ of the Society for Research on Biological Rhythms. Her work is characterized by a multidisciplinary approach, combining electrophysiological recordings with modern imaging techniques. More information can be found here and on her personal website

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The BioClock Consortium is funded by the NWA-ORC programme of the Dutch Research Council (NWO; project number 1292.19.077).