Emblemsvåg is a marine biologist (M.Sc.) from the University of Bergen,
specializing in fish physiology and -anatomy. She took her bachelor degree in
aquaculture and aquatic biology at Ålesund University College.
has previously worked for the Norwegian Food Safety Authority within areas of
fish and seafood, import, export and organic foods. Until July 2014 she was employed
at Møre og Romsdal county, working with establishing, coordinating and
fulfillment of EU’s water frame directive in the region of Møre og Romsdal.
At Møreforsking she is a part of the “resources
and catch” research group where she mainly focuses on fishery, aquaculture and exploitation
of marine macroalgae.