Dr. Line Caes obtained her Masters in Psychology with Magna cum Lauda at Ghent University (2008), where she also undertook graduate training (2008-2012), funded by the Funds for Scientific Research in Flanders (FWO).
Her dissertation was awarded “Le Prix de Psychologie, these de psychologie scientifique, 17th periode treinnale, 2010-2012” awarded by Academie Royale de Belgique. She is also the recipient of the “Dr John T Goodman Award for Student Research in Pediatric Pain 2012” and “The Southwood Adolescent Chronic Pain Visiting Studentship Award 2012”, supporting an extended visit to the Centre for Pain Research at The University of Bath, UK.
In October 2012, she started her post-doctoral fellowship at the Centre for Pediatric Pain Research (IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada), funded by the Louise and Alan Edwards Fellowship in Pediatric Pain Research (2012-14).
From 2014-2016 Dr. Caes was a Lecturer of Psychology in the School of Psychology at NUI, Galway, where she contributes to research and teaching of Health Psychology, in the postgraduate programs (MSc and Structured PhD) in Health Psychology as well as in the undergraduate degree programmes in Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Therapy. She also continued her research on the bidirectional influences of paediatric pain between parents and preschoolers as part of the Centre for Pain Research for which she received the IASP Early Career Research Grant (2015).
Since July 2016, Dr. Caes is a Lecturer of Psychology at the School of Natural Science at the University of Stirling.
Le Prix de Psychologie, these de psychologie scientifique, 17th periode treinnale, 2010-2012