Professor Ate Kloosterman

Ate Kloosterman was appointed to the chair of Forensic Biology at the University of Amsterdam in 2008. He has worked at the NFI since 1979 and was awarded a PhD from the University of Santiago de Compostela in 2002.

His work focuses mainly on the further development and refinement of forensic DNA analysis and the scientific investigation of non-human DNA. Professor Kloosterman also has extensive experience serving as a permanent court-appointed expert on behalf of the NFI.