Ans Vercammen is a postdoctoral research associate at the Centre for Environmental Policy. She has a Candidate degree (2002) and Masters degree (2005) in Experimental Psychology from Ghent University, and a PhD in Behavioural and Cognitive Neuroscience from the University of Groningen, The Netherlands (2009). Following a 3-year postdoc at NeuRa in Sydney (https://www.neura.edu.au), she took on a lectureship in psychology at Australian Catholic University. In 2015, she moved to the UK to complete the MSc in Conservation Science at Imperial College, graduating with Distinction. Prior to taking up her current post, she worked as a Teaching Fellow at the Department of Psycholgoy at Royal Holloway University of London (2016-2017).