Academic Template

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The Wowchemy Academic Resumé Template for Hugo empowers you to create your job-winning online resumé and showcase your academic publications.

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Barrie Kersbergen

Barrie Kersbergen

Data Scientist & PhD candidate

University of Amsterdam


Barrie Kersbergen joined in 2010 as a data scientist. His main focus is solving business problems by improving processes with scalable recommendation systems. Examples of his work are the recommendation systems ‘others also viewed’, ‘often bought together’, ‘look further’, ‘visual recommendations’ and ‘search ranking’ functionality, that serve millions of items to millions of customers. In January 2021, he started as an external PhD candidate at the University of Amsterdam in the “AI for Retail Lab”.









Jan 2021 – Present California

Responsibilities include:

  • Analysing
  • Modelling
  • Deploying
University X
Professor of Semiconductor Physics
University X
Jan 2016 – Dec 2020 California
Taught electronic engineering and researched semiconductor physics.


Neural Networks and Deep Learning
See certificate
Formulated informed blockchain models, hypotheses, and use cases.
See certificate
Object-Oriented Programming in R
See certificate