Bio


Géraldine earned a Ph.D. in Education in 2017 from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. She also holds two Master degrees, one in Marine Science from the University of Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium and the second in Education, Communication and Learning from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Since 2008, Géraldine has worked as a practitioner to lead large, international ocean literacy projects and as a researcher, studying the role that digital technologies can play in supporting ocean literacy. At VHIL, Géraldine is a Wallenberg postdoctoral fellow studying how VR can contribute to environmental and marine education.

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Advisor, Asian Marine Education Association (2017 - Present)
  • Director and co-founder, European Marine Science Educators Association (2011 - Present)
  • Director, National Marine Educators Association (2015 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Master of Education, Goteborgs Universitet (2013)
  • Bachelor of Science, Universite Catholique De Louvain (2001)
  • Master of Science, Universite Catholique De Louvain (2002)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Goteborgs Universitet (2018)