Research Interests

Symbiosis of the tridacnid giant clam as a holobiont hosting Symbiodinium and bacterial communities and how these communities shift seasonally and during times of stress. General interests include micro biome symbiosis, climate change, bleaching, holobionts, Symbiodinium.


Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • ​B.Sc., Marine Science, ​St. Petersburg, USA, 2015​​


Professional Profile

  • ​2016 - present: Masters in Marine Science, KAUST,  Thuwal, Saudi Arabia;​


KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering Division (BESE) ​​​