In 2002 graduated with honors from St. Petersburg State Institute of Fine Mechanics and Optics (Technical University). Since 1997 Galina has been working at the University. From 2002 to 2005 she studied at postgraduate. In 2005 defended her thesis for the degree of candidate of technical sciences, specialty 05.13.01 System analysis, management and processing of information. Worked as an engineer, assistant, assistant professor of management and computer science. Since October 2008 she has been the head of the graduate school. Since 2012 was Dean of Postgraduate Education.