Current members

Associate Professor Thomas Wernberg (Wise guy). A little bit about everything.


molly-moustakaMolly Moustaka (Research Assistant).


Chenae TuckettChenae Tuckett (PhD). Climate variation and population ecology of high latitude corals.


Sandra Straub green beanieSandra Straub (PhD). Effects of marine heatwaves on canopy forming seaweeds and marine forests.



Yannick Mulders (PhD). Ecological functions and functional redundancy between different habitat-forming seaweeds.


Scytothalia recruitNahlah Alsuwaiyan (PhD). Seaweed reproduction in a warming ocean.


Sahira BellSahira Bell (PhD). Regime shifts and tropicalisation of temperate reefs.



Smiley beanieSalvador Zarco Perello (PhD).



Albert PassarodonaAlbert Pessarrodona (PhD).



Nestor Bosch (PhD).



Sofie VrankenSofie Vranken (PhD).



Felipe RebeiroFelipe Ribeiro (visiting PhD, Brazil).  Chemical interactions in shifting reef environments.


betty-yu-biYu (Betty) Bi (Masters). Seaweeds as habitat for animals.



Tullem McKieverTullem McKiever (Honours). Environmental constraints and opportunities for WA corals at high latitudes.


Katja3 Katja Hansen (Intern). Laboratory techniques in marine ecology.