Roeland Merks

Full Name
Prof.dr. R.M.H. Merks
Researcher - Unknown
+31 20 592 4117
Scientific Computing


Professional activities

  • Professor: Universiteit Leiden - [UL] - 20%
  • Board Member: Mathematics Cluster NDNS+
  • Committee member: Soesterberg, The Netherlands - NCSB Netherlands Symposium for Systems Biology -[SB@NL
  • Committee member: Dutch Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Research School - [BioSB]
  • Board Member: Lorentz Center, Leiden, The Netherlands - Member Life Sciences Board Lorentz Center
  • Committee member: Platform Wiskunde Nederland - Member Commissie "Innovatie"
  • Chair: Chair of evaluation committee - CNRS - research untit: BioEmergences - Multiscale Dynamics in Morphogenesis
  • Editor: Journal: PLoS One - Academic Editor
  • Editor: Associate editor - Journal: Frontiers in Plant Systems Biology
  • Lecturer: Guest lecturer - Universiteit van Amsterdam - [UvA] - Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Ghent University


  • NWO EW Visitor Grant for the sabbatical of Dr. Joao de Carvalho (2015)
  • Vidi Innovational Research Grant NWO - Reconstructing the interactions between cells and extracellular matrix during angiogenesis (2010)
  • Marie Curie European Reintegration Grant - Integrating modeling into plant systems biology: Applications to auxin-driven plant morphogenesis (2008)
  • Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship (EIF) - Computational modeling of cell cycle activity and leaf development in Arabidopsis thaliana (2005)