J.N. (Jelle) Boontje

Communications Officer
Marketing, Communication and Multimedia

Jelle Boontje is Press and Communications Officer at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. He focuses on:

  • Press requests: main contact for journalists, handling press inquiries
  • Press moments: organising and supervising at the faculty
  • Communication: writing press releases, news items and articles for online (uu.nl) and offline (Vetscience Magazine) applications
  • Content strategy: developing and implementing the content strategy on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Training: organising and conducting media training sessions
  • Advisory role in the field of photo/video, communication, image editing
    • Involved in the development of the UU Material Bank

His background is in journalism, photography, image editing and communications.