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2019 Fellows

AAAS proudly congratulates the newly elected 2019 Fellows! In October 2019, the AAAS Council elected 443 members as Fellows of AAAS. Election as a Fellow honors members whose efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications in service to society have distinguished them among their peers and colleagues. Presented by section affiliation, they are:



Lisa Ainsworth, USDA-ARS/University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Senthold Asseng, University of Florida

Guihua Bai, U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service

Thomas Elmo Clemente, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Karen A. Garrett, University of Florida

Jerry D. Glover, US Agency for International Development

Niklaus J. Grunwald, USDA-ARS

Kater Davis Hake, Cotton Incorporated

Dirk Inze, VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology / Ghent University (Belgium)

Isgouhi Kaloshian, University of California, Riverside

Susan J. Lamont, Iowa State University

Thomas Leustek, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Jonathan Lynch, Pennsylvania State University

John McKay, Colorado State University

Dina A. St. Clair, University of California, Davis

Peter Sutovsky, University of Missouri

Luther E. Talbert, Montana State University

Linda S. Thomashow, Washington State University

Leena Tripathi, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (ITTA) (Kenya)



C. Michael Barton, Arizona State University

Rachel Caspari, Central Michigan University

Susan Pfeiffer, University of Toronto (Canada)

Matt Sponheimer, University of Colorado Boulder

Wenda Trevathan, New Mexico State University

Sander Ernst van der Leeuw, Arizona State University



William Nielsen Brandt, Pennsylvania State University

Kathryn A. Flanagan, Space Telescope Science Institute

Vassiliki Vicky Kalogera, Northwestern University

Makenzie Lystrup, Ball Aerospace

Colin Norman, Johns Hopkins University

Sarah T. Stewart, University of California, Davis

Farhad Yusef-Zadeh, Northwestern University



Waleed Abdalati, University of Colorado Boulder

Karl Banse, University of Washington

Leo J. Donner, NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

John A. Downing, University of Minnesota

Jenni L. Evans, Pennsylvania State University

Kelly Kenison Falkner, National Science Foundation

Lee-Lueng  Fu, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

Joan Kleypas, National Center for Atmospheric Research

Patricia Quinn, NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory

Eric J. Steig, University of Washington

Ping Yang, Texas A&M University

Minghua Zhang, Stony Brook University



Réka Albert, Pennsylvania State University

Zhiqiang An, The University of Texas Health Science Center

William D. Beavis, Iowa State University

Peter Beerli, Florida State University

Andrew Biewener, Harvard University

Gail A. Bishop, University of Iowa

Ben Bond-Lamberty, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Lynda Bonewald, Indiana University

Jacobus J. (Koos) Boomsma, University of Copenhagen (Denmark)

Cheryl Briggs, University of California, Santa Barbara

Susan V. Brooks, University of Michigan

Robb T. Brumfeld, Louisiana State University

Edgar B. Cahoon, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Brian R. Calvi, Indiana University

Vernon B. Carruthers, University of Michigan Medical School

Bryan Carstens, The Ohio State University

Julian Chen, Arizona State University

Luis M. Chiappe, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

James Scott Coleman, University of Arkansas

Kathryn L. Cottingham, Dartmouth College

Shane Crotty, La Jolla Institute for Immunology

William (Bill) S. Currie, University of Michigan

Francesco J. DeMayo, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH

Kanwarpal Singh Dhugga, International Center for Maize and Wheat Improvement (CIMMYT) (Mexico)

Enrico Di Cera, Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Nikolay Dokholyan, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Meghan Duffy, University of Michigan

Steven A. Farber, Carnegie Institution for Science

Cédric Feschotte, Cornell University

Kurt L. Fredrick, The Ohio State University

Erica Golemis, Fox Chase Cancer Center

Tatyana Golovkina, University of Chicago

Christina M. Grozinger, Pennsylvania State University

John S. Gunn, Nationwide Children’s Hospital/ The Ohio State University

Melina Elisabeth Hale, University of Chicago

John Hammond, USDA-ARS

Nissim Hay, University of Illinois at Chicago

Simon Iain Hay, University of Washington

Eileen Anne Hebets, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Eric Linke Hegg, Michigan State University

Oleh Hornykiewicz, Medical University of Vienna (Austria)

Zhiqiang Hu, University of Missouri

Henriette Jager, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Jean X. Jiang, The University of Texas Health Science Center

Igor Jouline, The Ohio State University

Cheryl A. Kerfeld, Michigan State University/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Laura S. Kubatko, The Ohio State University

Justin P. Kumar, Indiana University

Michael Lagunoff, University of Washington

Olivier Lichtarge, Baylor College of Medicine

Erich R. Mackow, Stony Brook University

Michael T. Madigan, Southern Illinois University

Louis James Maher, III, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Harmit Singh Malik, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Chuanbin Mao, University of Oklahoma

Emília P. Martins, Arizona State University

Robert T. Mason, Oregon State University

Maureen C. McCann, Purdue University

Victoria Meller, Wayne State University

Pamela L. Mellon, University of California, San Diego

Raymond J. Monnat, Jr., University of Washington

Kirankumar S. Mysore, Noble Research Institute, LLC.

Knute Nadelhoffer, University of Michigan

Wayne L. Nicholson, University of Florida

Thomas W. Okita, Washington State University

David M. Ornitz, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Caryn Elizabeth Outten, University of South Carolina

Craig Packer, University of Minnesota

Lawrence Page, Florida Museum of Natural History

John (Sandy) S. Parkinson, University of Utah

Julia K. Parrish, University of Washington

Nicola Partridge, New York University

Charles Perrings, Arizona State University

Karin Pfennig, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Elizabeth A. Platz, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Kenneth D. Poss, Duke University Medical Center

David M. Post, Yale University

Ellen Pure', University of Pennsylvania

Jeffrey C. Rathmell, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

John P. Reganold, Washington State University

Howard Riessen, SUNY-Buffalo State College

Wilson K. Rumbeiha, Iowa State University

David V. Schaffer, University of California, Berkeley

Emily E. Scott, University of Michigan

Alessandro Sette, La Jolla Institute for Immunology

Lindsey N. "Les" Shaw, University of South Florida

Aleem Siddiqui, University of California, San Diego

Stephen T. Smale, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles

Douglas Soltis, University of Florida

Andrew V. Suarez, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Michele S. Swanson, University of Michigan Medical School

David G. Thanassi, Stony Brook University

Shirley M. Tilghman, Princeton University

David M. Tobin, Duke University

David S. Ucker, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Meng  C. Wang, Baylor College of Medicine

Henry Neal Williams, Florida A&M University



Rebecca Abergel, University of California, Berkeley/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Mark A. Beno, Argonne National Laboratory

Stephen Bradforth, University of Southern California

Amanda C. Bryant-Friedrich, The University of Toledo

Julia Chan, The University of Texas at Dallas

Aurora Evelyn Clark, Washington State University

Paula Diaconescu, University of California, Los Angeles

Andrey V. Dobrynin, The University of Akron

Arlene A. Garrison, Oak Ridge Associated Universities

Steven McGrath Graham, St. John's University

R. Kiplin Guy, University of Kentucky

Adam L. Hamilton, Southwest Research Institute

Paul J. Hergenrother, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Andrew C. Hillier, Iowa State University

Jennifer A. Hollingsworth, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Xuefei Huang, Michigan State University

Nicholas V. Hud, Georgia Institute of Technology

Bart Kahr, New York University

Todd D. Krauss, University of Rochester

Carsten Krebs, Pennsylvania State University

George I. Makhatadze, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Thomas Graves Mason, University of California, Los Angeles

Michael G. Matturro, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering

Gagik G. Melikyan, California State University, Northridge

Benjamin L. Miller, University of Rochester

Tina M. Nenoff, Sandia National Laboratories

Thuc-Quyen Nguyen, University of California, Santa Barbara

Peter Nickias, Dow Chemical Company

Marc D. Porter, University of Utah

Carol Beth Post, Purdue University

Krishnan Raghavachari, Indiana University

Susan Richardson, University of South Carolina

Kenneth Ruud, University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway (Norway)

Zachary Schultz, The Ohio State University

George C. Shields, Furman University

Zuzanna Siwy, University of California, Irvine

Peter J. Tonge, Stony Brook University

Marek Urban, Clemson University

David Van Vranken, University of California, Irvine

Michael VanNieuwenhze, Indiana University

Helma Wennemers, ETH Zurich (Switzerland)

Hao Yan, Arizona State University



Carolyn W. Gibson, Penn Dental Medicine

Janet Moradian-Oldak, University of Southern California

Lynne A. Opperman, Texas A&M University College of Dentistry

Michael W. Russell, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Kelly G. Ten Hagen, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research/NIH



Carol A. Brewer, University of Montana

Anthony Carpi, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY

Jennifer Lynn Cutraro , Science Storytellers

Zoubeida R.  Dagher, University of Delaware

Susan Elrod, Indiana University South Bend

Barbara L. Gonzalez, California State University, Fullerton

Robert Hilborn, American Association of Physics Teachers

Toby Horn, Retired

Kenneth L. Huff, Mill Middle School

Elizabeth F. Karplus, Mills College

Eric Klopfer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Michael C. Lach, Township High School District 113

Joseph S. Levine, Freelance author and editor

Michael Mayhew, Science Education Solutions

Marisa L. Pedulla, Montana Technological University

Maria Varelas, University of Illinois at Chicago



Douglas E. Adams, Vanderbilt University

Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (India)

Andrew G. Alleyne, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Andrea Alù, CUNY Advanced Science Research Center

Rajeevan Amirtharajah, University of California, Davis

Arthur B. Baggeroer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

John Ballato, Clemson University

Ravi Bellamkonda, Duke University

Robert H. Bishop, University of South Florida

David Cahill, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ashutosh  Chilkoti, Duke University

George Chrisikos, University of Southern California

Cristina Davis, University of California, Davis

Matthew Delisa, Cornell University

Dan Fleetwood, Vanderbilt University

David H. Gracias, Johns Hopkins University

Piotr Grodzinski, National Cancer Institute/NIH

Carol Klein Hall, North Carolina State University

Wesley L. Harris, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Tony Jun Huang, Duke University

Sheldon H. Jacobson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

David C. Jiles, Iowa State University

Alexander H. King, Iowa State University

Thomas C.M. Lee, University of California, Davis

Y.A. Liu, Virginia Tech

Guru Madhavan, National Academy of Engineering

Vinothan N. Manoharan, Harvard University

Radenka Maric, University of Connecticut/UConn Health

Eyad  Masad, Texas A&M University/Texas A&M University at Qatar (Qatar)

Clare McCabe, Vanderbilt University

Achille Messac, Howard University

Randolph L. (Randy) Moses, The Ohio State University

G.R. Odette, University of California, Santa Barbara

Gopal R. Rao, Materials Research Society (MRS)

Asok Ray, Pennsylvania State University

Sharon L. Walker, Drexel University

Lihong Wang, California Institute of Technology

Rosemarie D. Wesson, The City College of New York

Yang Yang, University of California, Los Angeles / Westlake University (China)



Monica M. Bradford, AAAS /Science

Lee Ann Brogie, American Junior Academy of Science

Ronnie Coffman, Cornell University

Rebecca Finlay, CIFAR - Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (Canada)

Julia M. Gelfand, University of California, Irvine

John Charles Nemeth, Education and Research Consulting

E. Clayton Teague, National Institute of Standards and Technology



Roland  Bürgmann, University of California, Berkeley

Renee M. Clary, Mississippi State University

Laura Crossey, University of New Mexico

Annette Summers Engel, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Christopher M. Fedo, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Andrew T. Fisher, University of California, Santa Cruz

Jeff T. Freymueller, Michigan State University

Richard Gordon, Rice University

Chansheng He, Western Michigan University

Hugo A. Loaiciga, University of California, Santa Barbara

Michael Manga, University of California, Berkeley

Petra Mudie, Natural Resources Canada (Canada)

Alan T. Murray, University of California, Santa Barbara

Nathan A. Niemi, University of Michigan

Eric Rignot, University of California, Irvine

Patricia Soranno, Michigan State University

John R. G. Townshend, University of Maryland

David Valentine, University of California, Santa Barbara

Christa von Hillebrandt-Andrade, National Weather Service

Qihao Weng, Indiana State University

Shuhai Xiao, Virginia Tech



Don Ihde, Stony Brook University

Margaret Jacob, University of California, Los Angeles

Nicolas Rasmussen, University of New South Wales (Australia)

Zuoyue Wang, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona



Ray H. Baughman, The University of Texas at Dallas

Elizabeth R. Cantwell, University of Arizona

Sara Kenkare-Mitra, Genentech

Willie E. May, Morgan State University

Janice G. Pero, NA (most recently OmniGene Bioproducts Inc.)

William D. Provine, Delaware Innovation Space /DuPont

Ellen D. Williams, University of Maryland



Daniel Atkins, University of Michigan

Elizabeth M. Belding, University of California, Santa Barbara

Kevin W. Bowyer, University of Notre Dame

Guohong Cao, Pennsylvania State University

William J. Clancey, Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition

Noshir S. Contractor, Northwestern University

Isabel F. Cruz, University of Illinois at Chicago

Ewa Deelman, University of Southern California

Michael Franz, University of California, Irvine

Roscoe C. Giles, Boston University

Zhu Han, University of Houston

Abdelsalam Sumi Helal, University of Florida/Lancaster University (UK)

Odest Chadwicke Jenkins, University of Michigan

Norman P. Jouppi, Google, Inc.

Sampath Kannan, University of Pennsylvania

John J. Leonard, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Herbert S. Lin, Stanford University

Donald W. Loveland, Duke University

Michael A. McRobbie, Indiana University

Klara Nahrstedt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Rob Rutenbar, University of Pittsburgh

Reid G. Smith, i2k Connect

Tao Xie, Peking University (China)

Yuan Xie, University of California, Santa Barbara



Jennifer Cole, Northwestern University

Suzanne Flynn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Allard Jongman, University of Kansas

Dan Jurafsky, Stanford University



David M. Bressoud, Macalester College

Lisa J. Fauci, Tulane University

John S. Lowengrub, University of California, Irvine

Michael J. Miksis, Northwestern University

Kavita Ramanan, Brown University

Jinchao Xu, Pennsylvania State University

Kevin Zumbrun, Indiana University



Mary Armanios, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Brian D. Athey, University of Michigan Medical School

Nicole Baumgarth, University of California, Davis

David A. Bloom, University of Michigan

Subbarao Bondada, University of Kentucky

Gary A. Churchill, The Jackson Laboratory

Samuel M. Cohen, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Nicholas Davidson, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Channing Der, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Donna L. Farber, Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Robert D. Frisina, University of South Florida

Mary J.C. Hendrix, Shepherd University

Darren E. Higgins, Harvard Medical School

James E. Klaunig, Indiana University

Kenneth M. Langa, University of Michigan

Jun  Li, University of Michigan

Marsha A. Moses, Harvard Medical School / Boston Children’s Hospital

Kevin G. Osteen, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Kornelia Polyak, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Claire Pomeroy, Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation

Joan Y. Reede, Harvard Medical School

José Rafael Romero, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Linda C. Samuelson, University of Michigan

Julianne M. Serovich, University of South Florida

Dale Richman ("Rick") Sumner, Jr., Rush University Medical Center

Dan Theodorescu, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Samuel O. Thier, Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital

Jack R. Wands, The Liver Research Center, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University

Dyann F. Wirth, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Joseph C. Wu, Stanford University School of Medicine

Sarah Y. Yuan, University of South Florida

Mone Zaidi, Ichann School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

David L. Zealear, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Yuan Zhu, Children’s National Research Institute of Children’s National Hospital

Weiping Zou, University of Michigan



Kathryn Albers, University of Pittsburgh

Tallie Z. Baram, University of California, Irvine

Robert F. Berman, University of California, Davis

Maria G. Castro, University of Michigan Medical School

Peter Dayan, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics (Germany)

R. Douglas Fields, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH

Michael J. Friedlander, Virginia Tech

David L. Glanzman, University of California, Los Angeles

John Francis Greden, University of Michigan

Suzanne M. Moenter, University of Michigan

Thomas J. Park, University of Illinois at Chicago

Vijayalakshmi Ravindranath, Centre for Brain Research, Indian Institute of Science (India)

David J. Schulz, University of Missouri

Robert Schwarcz, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Piali Sengupta, Brandeis University

Michael Shipley, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Styliani-Anna (Stella) E. Tsirka, Stony Brook University

Marcelo A. Wood, University of California, Irvine

Teresa Wood, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University



John A. Beutler, National Cancer Institute at Frederick/NIH

Robert Clarke, Georgetown University

Sara A. Courtneidge, Oregon Health & Science University

Jay Irwin Goodman, Michigan State University

Douglas A. Lauffenburger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Leonard Schleifer, Regeneron

Neil Stahl, Regeneron

Nicholas K. Tonks, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Shaomeng Wang, University of Michigan



Beverly K. Berger, National Science Foundation (retired)

Robert Caldwell, Dartmouth College

Vincent H. Crespi, Pennsylvania State University

Dale E. Gary, New Jersey Institute of Technology

Kurt Gibble, Pennsylvania State University

Frederick J. Gilman, Carnegie Mellon University

Tao Han, University of Pittsburgh

Barbara A. Jones, IBM Research - Almaden

Jacqueline Krim, North Carolina State University

Reiner Kruecken, TRIUMF / University of British Columbia (Canada)

Albert J. Libchaber, The Rockefeller University

Kai Liu, Georgetown University / University of California, Davis

Arthur B. McDonald, Queen's University (Canada)

Noureddine Melikechi, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Vincent Meunier, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Ivan I. Oleynik, University of South Florida

J. Ritchie Patterson, Cornell University

Mark George Raizen, The University of Texas at Austin

Marcos Rigol, Pennsylvania State University

Natalie A. Roe, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Vladimir Shiltsev, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

James Siegrist, U.S. Department of Energy

Leonid A. Turkevich, The National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health/CDC

David S. Weiss, Pennsylvania State University

James Wells, University of Michigan

Edward Witten, Institute for Advanced Study

Lilia M. Woods, University of South Florida



Michelle Suzanne Bourgeois, University of South Florida

Richard Gerrig, Stony Brook University

Richard Ivry, University of California, Berkeley

Kevin LaBar, Duke University

Gordon D. Logan, Vanderbilt University

Sharon Landesman Ramey, Virginia Tech

Paul Elliott Spector, University of South Florida

Margaret Beale Spencer, University of Chicago

Bethany Ann Teachman, University of Virginia

David H. Zald, Vanderbilt University



Maria Charles, University of California, Santa Barbara

Claudio Cioffi-Revilla, George Mason University

Dalton Conley, Princeton University

Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Catherine L. Kling, Cornell University

Stephen Marks, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

David Neumark, University of California, Irvine

William Alex Pridemore, University at Albany, The State University of New York

Thomas P. Tomich, University of California, Davis/UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources



Margaret M. Betchart, Betchart Expeditions, Inc.

William S. Kisaalita, University of Georgia

Gary Marchant, Arizona State University

Marie Lynn Miranda, Rice University

William R. Moomaw, Tufts University

Margaret Race, SETI Institute

Melanie Roberts, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Dahlia Sokolov, United States House of Representatives



F. DuBois Bowman, University of Michigan

Ronald D. Fricker, Jr, Virginia Tech

Jiming Jiang, University of California, Davis

Nandini Kannan, Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

J. Jack Lee, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer

Kathryn Roeder, Carnegie Mellon University

Susan M. Shortreed, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute