Taiba A. Alamoudi

PhD Students

PhD Student



Building 2, Level 2. Office number: 2207-WS02


I am interested in marine life, ocean conservation, and sustainability. My research focuses on studying the impact of anthropogenic stressors on aquatic habitats. I aim to evaluate the health status of our ocean to establish robust solutions to protect ecosystem services and biodiversity.

Research Interests

  • Aquatic animal health and microbial pathogens
  • Sustainable management of marine resources and aquaculture
  • Anthropogenic impacts on marine ecosystems
  • Physical oceanography and climate


  • PhD, Marine Science and Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2022 - Present
  • M.Sc., Marine Science and Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2021
  • B.Sc., Marine Biology; Minor: Statistics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA, 2018

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - 2020: Aquaculture Specialist, Saudi Aquaculture Society, Jeddah, KSA
  • 2018 - 2019: Environmental Engineer, Huta Environment, Jeddah, KSA
  • 2017 - 2018: Learning Assistant, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Marine Ecology Aquaculture Climate Change Biosecurity