Research Interests

​Examine the effectiveness of marine protected areas using population genetics to infer larval connectivity in the region. also interested in accessing the feeding ecology of marine organisms using stable isotope analysis.


Education Profile

​B.Sc., in Evolution and Ecology, University of Santa Cruz, CA


Professional Profile

  • ​August 2014-August 2015: Biostatistics Lab Teacher, San Diego State University, CA
  • April 2014-June 2014: Teacher's Aid for Exercise Physiology, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • April 2014- June 2014: Teacher's Assistant for Marine Ecology Field Course, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • January 2014-April 2014: Head Lab coordinator/ Teacher's Assistant for Animal Physiology, University of California, Santa Cruz.

Scientific and Professional Memberships

​American Academy for Underwater Sciences (AAUS)


KAUST Affiliations

​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)