Mohammad 'Monir' Moniruzzaman

Mohammad 'Monir' Moniruzzaman

Assistant Professor of Marine Biology and Ecology

University of Miami RSMAS

Originally from Bangladesh, a small country from South Asia, Monir completed his Ph.D. at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and performed postdoctoral research at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) and Virginia Tech. His broad research interests include biotic interactions in the marine microbial realm, and ecophysiology of phytoplankton.

Apart from science, Monir’s favorite activities are photography, traveling and making friends with strangers.

  • PhD in Microbiology, 2016

    University of Tennessee, Knoxville

  • MS in Microbiology, 2008

    Dhaka Univeristy, Bangladesh

  • BSc in Microbiology, 2006

    Dhaka University, Bangladesh