Aagje (pronounced Achya) serves as the Graduate Academic Advisor for the graduate program in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, as well as being an integral part of the COGA team. She advises students throughout their time at KU, including the admissions process, regular enrollment, petitions, the comprehensive/final exam process, and graduation. She also works with graduate faculty and students to understand University policies and procedures, develops written and online communications, and maintains student records in her departments.
Aagje joined the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology in 2013 and the COGA advising unit in 2019. A native of the Netherlands, she holds an MS in Biology from the Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.