Gabriëlle trains students, teachers and the professional field in the system approach for finding broadly supported solutions for complex, socially relevant challenges. To this end, she coaches (future) professionals in having constructive discussions, developing an inquisitive and reflective attitude, and in system thinking. In this way, Gabriëlle promotes a process of Lifelong Learning and the formation of Coalitions of the Willing that jointly seek the desired improvements. She is currently developing rich learning-working environments, such as practical research programmes and living labs, in order to develop the aforementioned competences. Gabriëlle has worked at HZ University Of Applied Sciences since 2013. Previously she worked at the think tank Centre of Sustainable Consumption and Production in Germany and studied Environmental Sciences and Biological Production Sciences in Wageningen.