Jentel Van Havermaet

Jentel Van Havermaet obtained a Master's degree in Educational Sciences, specialization Special needs Education and disability studies, at Ghent University in 2019. She finished her studies with a master's thesis on the parenting experiences of mothers and fathers living with a visual impairment. In the following academic year, she did some courses via credit contract, submitted a research proposal to the FWO and BOF and worked at a Local Police Office.

Since November 2020 she is doing her PhD with supervision of Prof. Geert Van Hove and Prof. Elisabeth De Schauwer. Her research focuses on the conceptualisation of a visual impairment for the person and their environment.


Henri Dunantlaan 1
B-9000 Gent

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