Celine grew up in the famous Bulb Region in the Netherlands but moved to Amsterdam to study chemistry. After graduating cum laude for the BSc. and MSc. Chemistry at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the University of Amsterdam, Celine started in 2020 as a PhD candidate in TheoCheM Group under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Célia Fonseca Guerra and Prof. Dr. F. Matthias Bickelhaupt. Her research focuses on the understanding of the intermolecular interactions in supramolecular assemblies, varying from DNA to hydrogen-bonded polymers. In her spare time, Celine practices Olympic Weightlifting and takes care of her significant indoor plant collection.