Master Students

Ahmed Alsaggaf

​Master Student

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

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

Azad Baazeem

Master Student

Research Interests: Mangrove microbiome analysis, Mangrove conservaton, Conservation biology, Microbial ecology, Biochemistry, Plant metabolism

Christopher Wassif

Master Student

Research Interests: Marine spatial planning, Marine Ecology and Conservation, GIS, Habitat mapping, Sustainable development, Coastal resilience, Climate Change

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

Hugo Mann

Master Student

Research Interests: Blue carbon, Marine ecology, Climate Change

Jennifer Ha

Master Student

Research Interests: Corals, Climate Change, Marine conservation, Ocean acidification

Jessica Breavington

Master Student

Research Interests: Blue carbon, Marine protected areas, Connectivity, Climate Change, Marine conservation

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

Juan Fernando Rivera-Cifuentes

Master Student

Research Interests: Coral reef biology, Functional ecology, Fish ecology, Conservation

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)

Mai Aldhahri

Master Student

Research Interests: Clams, Marine analytical chemistry, Environmental sustainability, Carbon cycle, Blue carbon, Marine ecology, Climate Change

Marta Andrea Ezeta Watts

​Master Student

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

Mascha Fiona Dix

Master Student

Research Interests: Climate change biology, Coral resilience, Epigenetics, Molecular biology

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

Raquel Ostrovski

Master Student

Research Interests: Shark ecology, Movement ecology, Marine biology, Elasmobranch research, Shark physiology, Habitat use, Preproduction, Nutritional physiology

Ricardo Pedraza-Pohlenz

Master Student

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

Yue Chen

Master Student

Research Interests: Marine ecology, ​Marine microbiology