Michelle-Nicole Havlik

Master Students

Master Student

Research Interests

​Bioacoustics, Microplastics, Marine Biology/Ecology, Marine Conservation


  • Bachelor Science in Marine Biology, Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, University of Technology Sydney, 2016
  • Bachelor (Hons) in Marine Biology, Investigating osmotrophic uptake of DMSP by Antarctic phytoplankton, University of Technology Sydney, 2018

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - Present: MS/PhD, Marine Science & Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2019
  • ​2018: Participant in the Visiting Student Research Program, RSRC, KAUST, PI: Carlos Duarte

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Bioacoustics Marine biology Coral reef ecology