Dr Mark Dechesne, Dr Yvonne Kleistra, Dr Winnie Gebhardt, Dr Arie-Jan Kwak, Dr Dineke Tigelaar, Dr Pieter Slaman, and Charlotte de Roon MSc work as staff and researchers at the Dual PhD Centre. They are experienced researchers with a background in various academic fields and disciplines. The Centre’s staff provides intensive one-on-one supervision to Dual PhD candidates, supervise the theme group meetings and develop the training programme and deliver parts of it. They also maintain contact with the Centre’s internal and external partners and are busy with their own research. They are assisted by the coordinator educational affairs Petra Evers BA, and the director, Dr Johannes Tromp.