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
Ohsumi, Yoshinori 2017 Japan Biological Sciences (Section G)
Rheinboldt, Werner 1984 Germany Mathematics (Section A)
Hunt, Tim 2005 Japan Biological Sciences (Section G)
Virshup, David 2013 Singapore Medical Sciences (Section N) Duke-Nus Graduate Medical School Singapo
Phillis, Yannis 2007 Greece Engineering (Section M) Technical University of Crete
Treisman, Michel 1981 United Kingdom Psychology (Section J) University of Oxford
Kataoka, Tohru 1932 Japan Kobe Univ School of Medicine
Henzinger, Thomas 2013 Austria Information, Computing, and Communication (Section T) Ist Austria
Velikhov, Evgeny 2006 Russian Federation Physics (Section B) Kurchatov Institute
Pomiankowski, Andrew 2010 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G) University College London
Stixrude, Lars 2006 United Kingdom University College London
Clary, David 2002 United Kingdom Chemistry (Section C) Univ of Oxford
Oliver, S 2008 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G)
Bhaskaran, Govindan 1988 India Biological Sciences (Section G) Kerala University
Zabriskie, F 1962 United Kingdom Astronomy (Section D)
Hohmann, Stefan 2014 Sweden Biological Sciences (Section G)
Weckhuysen, B 2014 Netherlands Utrecht Univ
Yanagi, Yusuke 1996 Japan Medical Sciences (Section N)
Jones, J D 2013 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G)
Sun Yang, Ning 2006 Taiwan Biological Sciences (Section G) Academia Sinica
Bittles, Alan 2007 Australia Anthropology (Section H) Murdoch University
Vousden, K H 2013 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G) The Francis Crick Institute
Lindahl, T 2017 United Kingdom Biological Sciences (Section G)
Fu Gao, George 2016 China Institute of MicrobiologyCas
Rayner, Steve 2003 United Kingdom Anthropology (Section H) Oxford University