.As director Roessingh Research and Development the responsibilities of Miriam include general management, strategy, finance, communications, stimulating and creating new business, strengthening the relation between partners and institute and setting up new instruments to facilitate collaboration.
She graduated in applied physics at the University of Twente.
Her professional life includes:
researcher and consultant at Dutch telecom company KPN
project manager at Development Agency East Netherlands
managing director at MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology
director at High Tech Factory and High Tech Fund
director strategic business development at University of Twente
Besides, she is involved as:
board member of Industry Circle Twente
board member of space research institute SRON
board member Rho
president supervisory board Enschede Promotie
member supervisory board Orkest van het Oosten
member advisory committee EFRO Oost-Nederland