Micaela Justo

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

Micaela's research is focused on characterizing the ontogeny of larval dispersal behaviors, and investigating how those influence patterns of dispersal and connectivity in the Red Sea.


  • ​2019 - 2021: M.Sc Marine Science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • B.Sc., Marine Biology, University of Algarve, Portugal, Faro, 2017

Professional Profile

  • ​2021 - Present: Ph.D. student in marine science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

​​Reef fish Connectivity Larval dispersal Behavioral ecological