Kailani Acosta

Kailani Acosta

Research Interest


Kailani Acosta is a Ph.D. student interested in biological oceanography and the role of Phosphorus and Nitrogen in the upper ocean. Her research interests include nutrient cycling, microbial ecology, and ecosystem modeling. She is passionate about increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM.

Research Advisors: Dr. Andrew Juhl, Dr. Ajit Subramaniam, Dr. Solange Duhamel



B.S., Brown University, Environmental Science 2016