Mariam Gersamia - საერთაშორისო გამჭვირვალობა - საქართველო

Mariam Gersamia

Project Manager

Mariam Gersamia is a full professor and media psychologist at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU, Georgia). She received her doctoral degree in journalism studies (2004) and post-diploma education in body-oriented psychology (2017). With 22 years of experience in academia, she was in charge of the journalism and mass communication department and programs, twice-elected as a member of the academic council at TSU (2010-2015). For now, she is in charge of the English taught graduate program “Media Psychology and Communications” at TSU.

Besides her academic career, she has cooperated with local and international organizations, is a founder of the center “media Voice”. Mariam worked for the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia as the head of the PR Department and Minister’s adviser (2006-2009), was an Executive Director of the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia (2009-2014). Mariam is a member of international scientific associations and editorial boards. She is the Eastern Partnership Civil Society fellow (2022) and an honourable citizen of Louisville (USA).