Biological Oceanography Lab
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Ashwag Asseri

PhD Students


My research interests range from ecology to climate change.  I am studying marine phytoplankton communities and identifying Dinoflagellates and Diatoms in Red Sea.

Research Interests

Global change, Marine ecology


Ph.D. Student, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, KAUST, Saudi Arabia, 2018 - present

M.Sc. Marine Science, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia, 2017

B.Sc. Biology, Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia, 2007

Professional Profile


Bachelor of Science Degree (Honor) in Biology in 2007

Awarded King Abdullah Foreign Study Scholarship in 2009

KAUST Affiliations

​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)