Mariana holds a PhD in Marine Biology, her research interests include the characterisation and drivers of benthic communities, and materials produced by marine invertebrates and their application.
Marina is currently a researcher working at the Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies.

Welcome to EMSEA’s new blog series ‘Meet the members’ in which you’ll get to know the EMSEA members, what drives them and what inspires them. They’ll share their experience, their good practices, their challenges. They’ll talk about what ocean literacy means to them and how they hope to reach it.

Meet Laura Khatib, co-founder of the Lebanese Guardians of the Blue