NL-RSE was formed in April 2017 after the example of the RSE communities in the UK and Germany.

The initiative was taken by the Netherlands eScience Center and ePLAN to bring together the RSE community in the Netherlands.

The community is growing quickly! RSEs working in institutes across the country have already joined NL-RSE:

Would you like to add your institute to the map? Join NL-RSE and email

NL-RSE Core Team

The NL-RSE core team currently consists of the following members:

James Meakin, Radboud UMC
Susan Branchett, TU Delft
Vahid Garousi, Wageningen University & Research
Mateusz Kuzak, Dutch Techcentre for Life Sciences
Maria Cruz, VU University Amsterdam
Niels Drost, Netherlands eScience Center
Ben van Werkhoven, Netherlands eScience Center
Carlos Martinez, Netherlands eScience Center

If you would also like to get involved actively within NL-RSE, please send an email to