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.
Argentina
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Brazil
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2011
Chile
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
1985
Trinidad and Tobago
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2014
Brazil
06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT
Fellow
Elected
2010
Cuba
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2008
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Brazil
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2014
Argentina
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2005
Brazil
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2002
Brazil
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2003
Mexico
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
USA
06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
Chile
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2004
Brazil
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2010
Brazil
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2009
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
Chile
06-Engineering Sciences incl. Computing and IT
Fellow
Elected
2005
Brazil
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2011
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Brazil
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2013
  • 4 - Quality education
Trinidad and Tobago
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2011
Brazil
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2009