Pedro A. Peres

Postdoctoral Associate

Institute of Environment; CREST Center for Aquatic Chemistry and Environment

Office: MSB 250E

Phone: 305-348-1930


Pedro A. Peres is interested in using molecular markers to answer questions in ecology and evolution. His current research involves investigating temporal and spatial genetic diversity components of deep-sea populations using genomic tools, and also investigating deep-sea communities using environmental DNA.


  • PhD in Comparative Biology, University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil
  • MSc in Ecology, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil
  • BS in Biological Sciences, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil