Master Students

Ahmed Alsaggaf

​Master Student

Research Interests: ​Microbiology, Microbial ecology, Corals, Microorganisms, Marine microbes, Red Sea

Alexa Foster

​Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, Marine Connectivity, Conservation biology, Citizen science

Ali Alabyadh

Master Student

Research Interests: Carbonate Sedimentology, Petrography, Red Sea, Corals, Marine ecology

Areen Nasif

​Master Student

Research Interests: ​Coral ecology, Marine ecology, Fish biodiversity, Movement ecology, Conservation, Population genetics

Diego Rivera Rosas

Master Student

Ellie Richardson

Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, MPA efforts, Movement ecology, Elasmobranch research, Population structure, Habitat use

Giovanna Sabini-Leite

Master Student

Research Interests: Coral Microbiology, Marine microbes, Beneficial Microorganisms for Corals (BMCs), Symbiont Transmission, Evolution, Resilience, Climate Change

Hailey Shchepanik

​Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, Biological invasions, Coral reef fish biology, Fisheries biology

Jacqueline Victoria Alva García

​Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, Marine conservation, ​Coral reefs, Bioremediation

Jessica Menzies

Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, Molecular biology, Transcriptomics, Nitrogen cycling

João Gabriel Duarte Rosado

​Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, Coral reef ecology, Biodiversity, Reef Functioning, Conservation biology, Coral Reef Dynamics, Bioinformatics, Molecular biology, Marine Probiotics, Climate Change

Juan D. Escobar Prieto

Master Student

Laura Beenham

Master Student

Research Interests: ​Marine microbiology, Coral resilience, Marine microbial ecology, Functional Microbiome, Marine biology, Marine Probiotics, Beneficial Microorganisms for Corals (BMC's)

Marta Andrea Ezeta Watts

​Master Student

Research Interests: ​Coral reef, Ecology, community, Coral identification, Morphology, Coral restoration, Conservation, Science communication

Nauras Daraghmeh

​Master Student

Research Interests: Coral reef ecology, Marine molecular ecology, Genomics, Population genetics, Phylogeography, Conservation genetics, Marine biodiversity, Marine conservation

Pedro Moreira Cardoso

​Master Student

Research Interests: Conservation biology, Microbial ecology, Molecular biology, Marine ecology, Coral physiology

Ricardo Pedraza-Pohlenz

Master Student

Research Interests: Corals, Coral symbiosis, Coral resilience, Coral reproduction, Molecular biology, Genomics, Epigenetics

Stephania Palacios Narvaez

Master Student

Research Interests: Fish ecology, Coral reef ecology, Fish interactions, Trophic ecology, Climate Change

Taiba A. Alamoudi

​Master Student

Research Interests: Climate Change, Aquaculture, Molecular Ecology, Data Science

Yue Chen

Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, ​Marine microbiology