Principal Investigator

Carlos M. Duarte

Distinguished Professor of Marine Science Tarek Ahmed Juffali Research Chair in Red Sea Ecology

Research Interest: Marine Ecology, Environment, Biodiversity, Conservation biology, Ecosystem ecology, Coastal ecology aquaculture, Carbon Dynamics, Seagrass Ecology

Research Scientists

Shannon Klein

Research Scientist

Research Interest: Climate Change, Coral Reefs, Marine Biology, Pollution, Acclimatization, Applied Statistics

Postdoctoral Fellows

Alexandra Steckbauer

Post-doctoral fellow

Tahira Jamil

Post-doctoral fellow

PhD Students

Silvia Arossa

PhD Student

Anastasiia Martynova

PhD student

Research Interest: Plastic Pollution, Microplastics

Anieka Parry

PhD student

Elisa Laiolo

PhD student

Masters Students

Hugo Mann

Master student

Research Interest: Blue carbon, Marine Ecology, Climate Change

Jacqueline Alva

Master student

Taiba A. Alamoudi

Master Student

Research Group Staff

Fadiyah Baalkhuyur

Research Specialist

Mongi Ennasri

Laboratory Technician​

Research Interest: Analytical Chemistry, Marine Ecology

Reny Devassy

Research Specialist

Wajitha Jasmine Raja Mohamed Sait

Laboratory Technician