Timo Huijgen is Senior advisor - Research Data Management at the Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA) at Maastricht University. He obtained his master’s degree in Economics at Maastricht University. His research activities are mainly in the field of data handling, data structuring and data analysis. He participates in several large projects in the field of education research, such as the ROA graduate surveys and the NCO-project (the Netherlands Cohort Study on Education). He is also involved in the development and implementation of ROA's research data management policy.