TWAS Directory

TWAS Directory of

Fellows and Young Affiliates

The strength of TWAS resides in the scientific influence and impact of its global network.

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TWAS Fellows: the apex of scientific achievement

TWAS is a pioneering, merit-based academy focused on scientific excellence in the developing world. Only scientists who have made significant contributions to the advancement of science in the developing world can be nominated as TWAS Fellows. Those elected hold permanent membership.

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* Due to a change in the election schedule, no TWAS Fellows were elected for the year 2017. Learn more.
Colombia
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
USA
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
Brazil
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Argentina
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Brazil
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Brazil
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
Cuba
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Brazil
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
Bolivia
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Brazil
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
Nicaragua
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Brazil
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Argentina
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
Brazil
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2019
Ecuador
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 15 - Life on land
Guatemala
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
Nicaragua
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2019
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Brazil
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2019
  • 4 - Quality education
Argentina
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2019
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Argentina
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2019