Professorships

Several senior staff of Sanquin Research hold chairs at Dutch universities.

Professorships Sanquin Staff

  • Prof Masja de Haas MD PhD (Translational immunohematology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden)
  • Prof Wim de Kort MD PhD (Donor health care, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Karin Fijnvandraat MD PhD (Pediatric hematology), Emma Children’s Hospital, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Taco Kuijpers MD PhD (Pediatric immunology, Emma Children’s Hospital, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Sander Meijer PhD (Pharmaceutical plasma proteins, Faculty of Pharmacy, Utrecht University)
  • Prof Joost Meijers PhD (Experimental vascular medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Koen Mertens PhD (Pharmaceutical plasma proteins, Faculty of Pharmacy, Utrecht University)
  • Prof Jaap van Buul PhD ( (Molecular cell biology of cell migration, Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam))
  • Prof Timo van den Berg PhD (Immunotherapy, especially the role of non-specific immunity in tumor reduction, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam)
  • Prof Anske van der Bom MD PhD (Clinical Epidemiology, especially Transfusion Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden) 
  • Prof Ellen van der Schoot MD PhD (Experimental immunohematology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Marieke van Ham PhD (Biological immunology, Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof René van Lier MD PhD (Experimental Immunology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Jan Voorberg PhD (Cellular hemostasis, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Hans Zaaijer MD PhD (Blood-borne infections, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam) 
  • Prof Sacha Zeerleder MD PhD (Translational Immunohematology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)  
  • Prof Jaap Jan Zwaginga MD PhD (Clinical blood transfusion medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden University)

Emeriti professors

  • Prof Rob Aalberse PhD (Biological immunology, Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam)
  • Prof Lucien Aarden PhD (Molecular immunology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam
  • Prof Anneke Brand MD PhD (Transfusion Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden University)
  • Prof Ernest Briët MD PhD (Epidemiology of Blood Transfusion, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden University)
  • Prof Dirk Roos PhD (Non-specific Immunology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam
  • Prof Cees Smit Sibinga MD PhD (International Development of Transfusion Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Groningen) 
  • Prof Dick van Rhenen MD PhD (Blood transfusion medicine, Erasmus University Medical Center, University of Rotterdam)