Ms. Ottilia Kobori studied Biology at the Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, and got her MSc degree in Terrestrial and Water Ecology at the same university in 2007. She joined the study of cyanobacteria in 2010 in the research group of Dr. Zoltán Gombos, Biological Research Center, Szeged, Hungary, as an International Training Course student. She continued in the same group as a PhD student under the guidance of Dr. Bettina Ughy. In 2015 she joined the Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd. for Applied Research, Szeged, Hungary, where she works as a research fellow ever since. She has several publications in the topics of ecology, cyanobacterial and green algae molecular biology and biotechnology.