Team Joost Schalken-Pinkster

Dr. Joost Schalken-Pinkster studied artificial intelligence and obtained a PhD in software engineering in 2007. He then worked as an architect, consultant and researcher. He has worked at Verdonck, Klooster and Associates, at Software Improvement Group, and as an architect in the guarantee data project Parelsnoer. From 2011-2018 he was a lecturer at the Hogeschool Utrecht in the field of software Engineering. Since 2018, he has been a college teacher at Hogeschool Windesheim.


  • Extensive research experience, also in the field of statistical methods
  • Knowledge of Agile and Scrum (professional scrum master)
  • Internationally certified IT auditor (CISA)
  • Nesma-certified function point analyst
  • Teacher Software Project Management
  • Auditor for Security Verified and ISO 27001



Joost Schalken-Pinkster: http://nl.linkedin.com/in/jschalken