Elected Fellows

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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
Holmes, Andrew 2017 Australia Chemistry (Section C) Univ of Melbourne
Ashikari, Motoyuki 2011 Japan Nagoya Univ
Nevo, Eviatar 1985 Israel Biological Sciences (Section G) Univ of Haifa
Parkin, Stuart 2003 Germany Physics (Section B) Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics
Spaldin, Nicola 2013 Switzerland Physics (Section B) Materials Theory D-Matl Eth Zurich
Yeh, S 2008 Taiwan Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources (Section O) National Chung Hsing University
Hoshi, Motonori 1998 Japan Biological Sciences (Section G)
Varshney, Rajeev 2016 India Biological Sciences (Section G) Icrisat
Ohsumi, Yoshinori 2017 Japan Biological Sciences (Section G)
Speakman, John 2016 China Institute of genetics and developmental biology
Almouzni, G 2013 France Medical Sciences (Section N) Inst Curie
Ewing, Andrew 2004 Sweden Chemistry (Section C) University of Gothenburg
Rodrigues-Pousada, Claudina 2011 Portugal Itqb
Jovin, Donna J Arndt 2001 Germany Biological Sciences (Section G) Max Planck Inst Biophys Chem
Meijer, Egbert Willem 2015 Netherlands Chemistry (Section C) Eindhoven Univ
Zomaya, Albert 2006 Australia Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T) The University of Sydney
Hultmark, Dan 2007 Sweden Biological Sciences (Section G) Umea University
Yamamoto, H 2003 Japan Chemistry (Section C) Chubu Univ
Sodeoka, Mikiko 2014 Japan Chemistry (Section C) Riken
Montagnier, Luc 1992 France Biological Sciences (Section G) World Foundation for Aids
Nagano, Hiroshi 2015 Japan Industrial Science and Technology (Section P) National Graduate Institute for Policy S
Sarukhan, Jose 1998 Mexico Biological Sciences (Section G) UNAM Inst Ecology
Penninger, Joseph 2011 Austria Biological Sciences (Section G) Institut fuer Molekulare Biotechnologie GmbH
Nowotny, Helga 2011 Austria History and Philosophy of Science (Section L) Wwtf Sci & Tech Fund
Nori, Franco 2007 Japan Physics (Section B) Qcm, Cems, Riken