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 Electedsort descending State/Province Country Primary Section Institutional Affiliation
Landolt, Arlo U 1960 LA United States Astronomy (Section D) Louisiana State Univ
Kelly, James G 1960 WA United States Psychology (Section J)
Lindberg, Paul 1960 AZ United States Geology and Geography (Section E)
Lipe, William D 1960 WA United States Anthropology (Section H) Washington State Univ
Cantlon, John E 1960 MI United States Biological Sciences (Section G)
Coe, Michael 1960 CT United States Anthropology (Section H) Yale University
Holton, Gerald 1960 MA United States History and Philosophy of Science (Section L)
Van Arsdol, Maurice 1960 CA United States Social, Economic, and Political Sciences (Section K)
Bieber, Theodore I 1960 FL United States Chemistry (Section C) Florida Atlantic Univ
Fingerman, Milton 1960 LA United States Biological Sciences (Section G)
Aronson, John 1961 AZ United States Biological Sciences (Section G)
Suggs, Robert Carl 1961 ID United States Anthropology (Section H)
Crowle, Alfred J 1961 CO United States Medical Sciences (Section N)
Cooley, William W 1961 PA United States Education (Section Q)
Staats, Arthur W 1961 HI United States Psychology (Section J)
Rogers, Fred B 1961 NJ United States Medical Sciences (Section N)
Anderson, T W 1961 CA United States Statistics (Section U)
Olson, George G 1961 CO United States Chemistry (Section C)
Sutton, H Eldon 1961 TX United States Medical Sciences (Section N)
Handy, Richard 1961 IA United States Geology and Geography (Section E)
Mason, Ronald J 1961 WI United States Anthropology (Section H) Lawrence Univ
Anders, Edward 1961 CA United States Astronomy (Section D)
King, Donald W 1961 NY United States Medical Sciences (Section N)
Carlson, Elof Axel 1962 IN United States Biological Sciences (Section G)
Grose, Thomas L T 1962 CO United States Geology and Geography (Section E)