Karina De Castris

Operations Manager Italy

Karina is Operations Manager for EJR-Quartz-Italy. She is also the editor for the ESA kids’ site in 6 languages, with special responsibilities for the Education mascot Paxi.

She was previously an assistant editor on the ESA Portal, also responsible for monitoring statistics and handling promotion. Prior to joining EJR-Quartz, Karina worked for Serco as librarian at ESRIN. Before moving to Italy, she was a research assistant in physiological psychology at McGill University. Karina holds a degree in psychology from McGill University and a Masters in Organizational Psychology from the University of London.