Katryna designed the Interactive Narrative minor within the Serious Games Design degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast and currently lectures within the program. She is also completing her PhD as a member of University of the Sunshine Coast’s ENGAGE lab.  She holds a Master’s degree in Psychology with a focus on how video games can foster health-promoting behaviors.  Her current research focus is on how narrative within games effects identification, self-efficacy and agency in adolescent and young adult females.