Pim de Voogt is a principal scientist in Environmental Chemistry and a chemistry quality assurance monitor. He is an expert in analytical environmental chemistry (chromatography and mass spectrometry) of polar organic compounds, fates of substances in the aquatic environment. In addition, he oversees the coordination of European research projects (including e.g. PERFOOD). He was appointed Full Professor in Chemical-Biological Interactions in Aquatic Ecosystems at the University of Amsterdam and is a member on the EU committee SCHEER.