Jeroen Dobbelaar was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands in 1993. He received his B.Sc. degree in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry at the Eindhoven University of Technology in 2014. In 2013, he performed his minor research project in the Hammond research group at the MIT Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Boston, USA and in 2014 he finished his bachelor thesis under the supervision of Dr. Timothy Noël at the Eindhoven University of Technology. He is currently a master student at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the group of Dr. Timothy Noël.