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
Zhou, Zhi-Hua 2016 China Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T) Nanjing University
Sarukhan, Jose 1998 Mexico Biological Sciences (Section G) UNAM Inst Ecology
Lindahl, T 2017 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G)
Ying, Jackie 2015 Singapore General Interest in Science and Engineering (Section Y) Institute of BioEngineering and NanoTech
Goldstein, Robert 2012 Russian Federation Engineering (Section M) Russian Academy of Sciences
Davidar, Priya 2012 India Biological Sciences (Section G) Pondicherry University
Siegel, Jay 1997 Switzerland Chemistry (Section C) University of Tianjin
Lehn, Jean-Marie 2003 France Chemistry (Section C) Isis N&B
Hausen, Harald Zur 2017 Germany German Cancer Research Ctr
Gahmberg, C 1932 Finland Biosciences
Horton, Richard 1996 United Kingdom Medical Sciences (Section N)
Smith, Sean 2012 Australia Chemistry (Section C) University of New South Wales
Kamoun, Sophien 2013 United Kingdom Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources (Section O) Sainsbury Laboratory
Dupre, John 2010 United Kingdom History and Philosophy of Science (Section L)
Pomiankowski, Andrew 2010 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G) University College London
Ohji, Tatsuki 2012 Japan Engineering (Section M) Aist
Bjorck, Svante 2017 Sweden Geology and Geography (Section E) Lund Univ
Bernstein, Joel 1999 Israel Chemistry (Section C) Ben Gurion Univ
Penninger, Joseph 2011 Austria Biological Sciences (Section G) Institut fuer Molekulare Biotechnologie GmbH
Nitzan, Abraham 2003 Israel Chemistry (Section C) University of Pennsylvania
Vliegenthart, J 2017 Netherlands Chemistry (Section C) Bijvoet Center
Treisman, Michel 1981 United Kingdom Psychology (Section J) University of Oxford
Mcdonald, Bruce 2013 Switzerland Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources (Section O) Institute of Integrative Biology
Henzinger, Thomas 2013 Austria Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T) Ist Austria
Zhu, Wenwu 2016 China Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T)