Miguel Viegas

Research Staff

Research Specialist


  • B.Sc., Marine Biology, Forpescas - Professional School, Olhao, Portugal, 1994.

Professional Profile

  • 2022-Present: Research Specialist, Marine Microbiomes Lab, RSRC, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2019-2022: Wet Lab Technician, KAUST Core Labs, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2015-2019: Laboratory and Field Technician, Xelu Moran Group, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2014-2015: Laboratory and Field Technician, Sammerk project, Burt Jones Group, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2002-2014: Research Technician, CCMAR-Marine Research Center, Algarve University, Faro, Portugal 

KAUST Affiliations

  • Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)

  • Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division (BESE)