Dr. Dieuwke Sevenster

Assistant Professor

Dieuwke Sevenster works as an assistant professor in the Experimental Psychopathology section within the department of Clinical Psychology. After receiving a PhD (2014) at the University of Amsterdam on human fear memory reconsolidation she continued to research memory processes in both animals and humans at the University of Leuven, funded by an FWO Flanders postdoctoral grant. Combining insights from the reconsolidation field and fear generalization her current research focusses on contextualization of emotional memory. Research interests: memory consolidation and reconsolidation; fear conditioning; generalization; translational research.