Saskia is manager of the VIB BioImaging Core in Ghent. She is trained as a cell biologist and obtained her Ph.D. in Biotechnology at Ghent University. She picked up an interest in microscopy during her postdoctoral studies at the University of Lausanne. In 2012, she joined the VIB BioImaging Core and was mainly involved in implementing volume EM in this facility setting that serves various research domains within the life sciences. Her main interest is to combine fluorescence microscopy with volume EM.