Marie-Lise Schläppy

Research associate

Perth, WA

Contact me for

  • Providing an expert opinion
  • Conference presenting
  • Opportunities to collaborate


Marine biology:

Researcher, project manager, coordinator of citizen scientists, teaching. Specialties: Marine benthic invertebrates on man-made structures, Sponge physiology and microbial processes, coral reef ecology and management, benthic fauna communities and distribution, reef monitoring techniques (including remote). Projects in cooperation and development (logframe-trained). Citizen science through the Reef Check method.


certificate of advanced studies in gifted pedagogy, teaching at HEP Fribourg, Switzerland, Université Populaire Lausanne, president of the Association Aribel, an ECHA talent point.

Cooperation and development:

Certificate of advanced studies in cooperation and Development (NADEL- ETH-Zürich). Trained in showing impact through outcome mapping and logical frameworks.

Marie-Lise identifies as culturally and linguistically diverse.