Personal profile

Research interests

Margot van de Weijer is an assistant professor in genetic epidemiology at the Amsterdam UMC, location AMC. Her current work focuses on the comorbidity and causality between substance use and psychiatric disease (PI Jorien Treur). 

Before starting her post-doc, she obtained a PhD in gene-environment interplay for well-being at the department of biological psychology at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Gene-Environment Interplay for Well-Being, Vrije Universiteit

1 Sept 20181 Feb 2023

Award Date: 5 Jul 2023

Master, Philosophy of Neurosciences, Vrije Universiteit

1 Sept 20161 May 2020

Award Date: 1 May 2020

Master, Neurosciences, Vrije Universiteit

1 Sept 20161 Aug 2018

Award Date: 1 Aug 2018

Bachelor, Psychology, Vrije Universiteit

1 Sept 20131 Aug 2016

Award Date: 1 Aug 2016


  • BF Psychology
  • RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry

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