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 ascending State/Province Country Primary Section Institutional Affiliation
Seeley, Thomas 2017 NY United States Biological Sciences (Section G) Cornell Univ
Emerich, David 2017 MO United States Biological Sciences (Section G) Univ of Missouri
Zhenqiang 2017 WI United States Engineering (Section M) University of Wisconsin-Madison
Skaar, Eric 2017 TN United States Vanderbilt Univ
Schaben, Chris 2017 NE United States General Interest in Science and Engineering (Section Y) Omaha Public Schools & Nebraska Academy of Science
Pillus, L 2017 CA United States Biological Sciences (Section G) Univ of Cal San Diego
Rabson, Arnold 2017 NJ United States Medical Sciences (Section N)
Huang, Hanchen 2017 MA United States Engineering (Section M) Northeastern University
Hickey, Michael 2017 FL United States Physics (Section B)
Onuchic, Jose 2017 TX United States Physics (Section B) Rice University
Barros, A P 2017 NC United States Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences (Section W) Duke University
Panchanathan, Sethuraman 2017 AZ United States Arizona State Univ
Linehan, John 2017 AZ United States Engineering (Section M)
Cola, Baratunde 2017 GA United States Engineering (Section M)
Lunte, Susan 2017 KS United States Chemistry (Section C) Univ of Kansas
Kutchan, Toni 2017 MO United States Biological Sciences (Section G)
McNeil, Anne 2017 MI United States Chemistry (Section C)
Gross, Michael 2017 MO United States
Grandin, Temple 2017 CO United States Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources (Section O)
Padgett, Richard 2017 NJ United States Biological Sciences (Section G) Waksman Inst
Zhu, Chen 2017 IN United States Geology and Geography (Section E) Indiana Univ
Lynn Waters, Marcey 2017 NC United States Chemistry (Section C) UNC Chapel Hill
Sun, Shao-Cong 2017 TX United States Biological Sciences (Section G) The University of Texas Md Anderson Canc
Holmes, Andrew 2017 Australia Chemistry (Section C) Univ of Melbourne
Shenoy, Prashant 2017 MA United States Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T) Univ of Massachusetts