Group Members

In our group we strive for an inclusive and equal lab culture. The Beil lab encourages a diverse working environment for all current and future members of the group.

Ning Wei

PhD Candidate

Mahdi Samapour

PhD Candidate

Martijn Hoving

MSc Candidate

Our group is closely connected to the Lerch Lab, please check out their website when you are interested about smart and soft materials, or contact Dr. Michael Lerch directly.


B.Sc. and M.Sc. Students

Students with a (bio-)chemical background are always welcome in our group to perform a research projects or thesis with us. Contact Sebastian directly by email or in his office (5172.0860).

PhD Students

Motivated and qualified students are welcome to apply for a thesis in our group. For external students please apply via email with cover letter, CV, and letter of recommendation. Groningen students are encouraged to visit Sebastian in his office (5172.0860) to discuss opportunities. Applicants interested in aquiring scholarships will be assisted by Sebastian.

At the moment there are no funded positions available in our group.

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Motivated and qualified students with a PhD and (bio-)chemical background are continuously welcome to apply for self-funded positions in our group. Please apply via email with cover letter, CV, and min. one letter of recommendation. Sebastian can assist in the application process for fellowships (e.g., Marie-Curie), please suggest appropriate options.

At the moment there are no funded positions available in our group.


Dr. Jonas HoffmannFSE Research FellowJun. 2022 to Jan. 2023
PhD Candidates
M.Sc. Zao ChengCSC FellowNov. 2022 to Feb. 2023
Undergraduate Students
Anne StoppelMaster Research ProjectNov. to Dec. 2022
Ana Garcia CastilloBachelor ThesisApr. to Aug. 2022
Jacob-Jan HaaksmaBachelor Research ProjectFeb. to Jul. 2022
Jan. 2023