Dr. Gesa Praetorius is an Associate Senior Lecturer in Maritime Science at Linnaeus University in Kalmar and an Adjunct Associate Professor within the Training and Assessment Research Group at University of South-Eastern Norway. Dr. Praetorius is an expert in human factors, system safety and cognitive systems engineering which she applies to study the complex interplay between human operators, technology and organization in maritime operations. Her current research projects focus on the cooperation between human operators and automation in traffic management and on the applicability of resilience engineering concepts in maritime safety training.