Areen Nasif

Research Group Staff

Research Specialist


Areen is originally from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She completed her Bachelors of Science degree in Marine Biology at Roger Williams University in Rhode Island in 2017. Areen then earned a Masters of Research degree in Environmental Management from the University of Bolton, UK in 2019 before completing a Master of Science degree in Marine Science with the Reef Ecology Lab at KAUST in 2022.

Areen now works at the Reef Ecology Lab as a Research Specialist with a focus on megaherbivore ecology in the Red Sea.