Jasper Machiels received his M.Sc. in Psychology (main subject: Consumer Behaviour, second subject: Media & Cognition) from the University of Twente, where he wrote his master’s thesis on self-referencing of advertisement stimuli.
He also holds a M.Sc. in Health Sciences (main subject: Prevention & Public Health) from the Free University of Amsterdam. He wrote his master’s thesis during an internship at the University Medical Center Utrecht, where he conducted a meta-analysis on the effectiveness of self-management interventions for COPD patients.