Profile: Maria Vosjan

Name: Maria Vosjan
Job Title: Operations Manager
E-mail: m.vosjan@cyclotron.nl: m.vosjan@cyclotron.nl
Tel: +31 (0) 20 4449141

Born in Ommen, the Netherlands, Maria Vosjan joined the company since May 2012. As Operations Manager Maria is member of the Management Team of BV Cyclotron VU, and responsible for all operational processes within the company . Ms. Vosjan is also involved in the implementation of new 18F tracers, and heavily involved in the realization of the successful move of BV Cyclotron VU to the new location in the VUmc Imaging Center.

In 2000, Ms. Vosjan finished her Higher Laboratory Education, graduating as a Bachelor in Biochemistry in Enschede, the Netherlands. Later, she was a PhD student at the VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, as part of Prof. Guus van Dongen’s group. In 2012, she successfully defended her thesis: “Nanobody constructs, targeting growth factors and their receptors, for PET imaging and cancer therapy”.

It is within this project that Ms. Vosjan performed detailed research on the application of 89Zr in Immuno-PET. In her free time, Ms. Vosjan is a cello player in a symphony orchestra, and recently started learning how to play the piano. Furthermore, she enjoys playing snooker and spending time in her vegetable garden. To keep in shape, she likes bicycling and takes spinning classes at the gym.