Research Interests

​Bothayna's research focuses on applied environmental microbiology, where she is currently analyzing the relevance of horizontal gene transfer within wastewater treatment environment in the generation of multi-drug resistant bacteria. 


Selected Publications


Education Profile

  • ​M.Sc, Bioscience, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2016

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Water Desalination and Reuse Center (WDRC)
  • Division of Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE)​​