BSc Earth Sciences, specialisation Geology and (geo)hydrology; Vrije Universiteit (VU University) Amsterdam
MSc (cum laude) Geosciences of Basins and Lithosphere, specialisation Architecture and Evolution of Sedimentary Basins; Vrije Universiteit (VU University) Amsterdam
PhD candidate Physical Volcanology, Monash University Clayton, Australia. Thesis title: "Factors influencing alternating magmatic and phreatomagmatic eruption styles at the volcanic complexes of Mt. Gambier and Mt. Schank, Newer Volcanics Province, south-eastern Australia"
Supervisors: Prof.Dr. R.A.F. Cas and Dr. M.Raveggi