Oda Maria is a 2nd year Master student, studying Maritime Management, commercial specialization at University of South-Eastern Norway (USN). She holds a bachelor of business with a major in international business from the University of the Sunshine Coast in Australia. As part of her bachelors’ program she was also studying one semester at Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico and Konkuk university in South-Korea.

She has been working part-time as a student assistant for the Training and Assessment Research Group (TARG) since February 2019. In TARG, she is currently working on SFU (centre of excellence in education initiative) which is focused on enhancing the educational quality.