Elected Fellows

Fellowship Rosette

A member whose efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications are scientifically or socially distinguished and who has been a continuous member for the four year period leading up to the year of nomination, may, by virtue of such meritorious contribution be elected a Fellow by the Council. Examples of areas in which nominees may have made significant contributions are research; teaching; technology; services to professional societies; administration in academe, industry, and government; and communicating and interpreting science to the public. Fellows are elected annually by the AAAS Council from the list of approved nominations from the Section Steering Groups.

Election as an AAAS Fellow is an honor and all Fellows are expected to meet the commonly held standards of professional ethics and scientific integrity.

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Current members of AAAS who are also Fellows can be found by using the search boxes below.

Please note: This database only lists previously elected Fellows who remain active members of the Association. It is not a comprehensive list of all Fellows. If you do not see a name and would like to verify Fellow status, please contact the Executive Office by phone, 202-326-7030 or fellownomination@aaas.org.

Name Year Elected State/Provincesort descending Country Primary Section Institutional Affiliation
Halliwell, Barry 2012 Singapore Medical Sciences (Section N)
Kwok, S 2012 Hong Kong The University of Hong Kong
Lu, K 2014 China Shenyang Natl Lab Mat Sci
Wolfe, Kenneth 2004 Ireland Biological Sciences (Section G)
McKee, I 1966 Australia Engineering (Section M)
Borwein, J 2001 Australia Mathematics (Section A) University of Newcastle
Elmagarmid, Ahmed 2014 Qatar Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T) Qcri- Al Nasser Tower A
Farrell, D A 1987 Australia Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources (Section O)
Doherty, Peter 2001 Australia Medical Sciences (Section N) Univ of Melbourne
Avila, Jesus 2016 Spain Neuroscience (Section V) Centro de Biologia Molecular Severo Ocho
Leung, Frederick 2009 Hong Kong Biological Sciences (Section G) Univ Hong Kong
Woll, B 2016 United Kingdom Linguistics and Language Science (Section Z) University College London
Speakman, John 2016 China Institute of genetics and developmental biology
Shaw, P 2015 United Kingdom Neuroscience (Section V) Univ Dept of Neurology
Martin, N 2014 Australia Biological Sciences (Section G) Queensland Inst of Med Resrch
Breitenbach, Michael 2010 Austria Biological Sciences (Section G) Univ of Salzburg
Li, Jun 2010 China Chemistry (Section C) Tsinghua University
Bray, J Roger 1965 New Zealand Biological Sciences (Section G) Cawthron Institute
Wunderlich, Dieter 2016 Germany Linguistics and Language Science (Section Z) Gwz Berlin
Von Braun, Joachim 2006 Germany Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources (Section O)
Balthazart, Jacques 2015 Belgium Biological Sciences (Section G) Univ Liege
Gojobori, Takashi 2005 Saudi Arabia Biological Sciences (Section G)
Sieh, Kerry 2017 Singapore Geology and Geography (Section E) Earth Observatory of Singapore
Ulrich Nienhaus, Gerd 2003 Germany Physics (Section B) Kit Karlsruhe
Cheng, Ann-Lii 2007 Taiwan Pharmaceutical Sciences (Section S) National Taiwan University Hospital