Fenne Verhoeven is a senior researcher and mainly focuses on acquiring new projects in the field of care and technology, most recently in close collaboration with University Medical Centre Utrecht and UCREATE.
Fenne is also a lecturer for the Industrial Engineering & Management programme, where she delivers various courses on research skills and supervises interns and graduates. She also coaches a number of lecturers in support of their (doctoral) research. Fenne is a member of the curriculum committee, and she developed and implemented the associated research curriculum.
Fields of expertise
- Co-design of technology in healthcare
- Empowering people with impairments How participatory methods can inform the design of empowering artifacts
- Food Ahoy! A pirate game helps children with cancer enjoy eating again
- Mobiles for mobility Participatory design of a ‘Happy walker’ that stimulates mobility among older people