Klaus Linkenkaer-Hansen is Assistant Professor in the Department of Integrative Neurophysiology at Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research (CNCR) at VU University Amsterdam. He received his MSc. in Physics-biophysics from the Niels Bohr Institute (Copenhagen University, Denmark) in 1998. He received his Doctor of Science in Technology (PhD) from Helsinki University of Technology (Finland) in 2002. Following post-doctoral fellowships at the Netherlands Institute for Brain Research and in the Neuroinformatics Group at CNCR, he became leader of the Neuronal Oscillations and Cognition Group in 2008. His research has been funded by 25+ awards from a number of European funding agencies, including the Nordic Research Academy, the Danish Research Academy, the Danish Research Agency, the Lundbeck Foundation, the Finnish Foundation of Technology, and the VENI scholarship from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO/ZonMW).