Bram Alefs completed his M.A. in Neurobiophysics at the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen in 1999, with a thesis entitled "Developing a database to test the robustness of automatic speech recognition systems taking human performance as reference", supervised by drs. T. Andringa, prof.dr.ir. H. Duifhuis. He recently completed his Ph.D. "Auditory representation of temporal speech boundaries" at the Technical University Vienna, supervised by Univ.Prof.DDr. F. Rattay and Univ.Doz.Dr. W. A. Deutsch.
Bram Alefs has interests in psychophysics, neurophysics, speech perception and acoustics.