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.
Iran, Isl. Rep.
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2000
Iran, Isl. Rep.
09-Physics
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
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
Ethiopia
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2013
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
Chile
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2005
Ethiopia
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2010
Ethiopia
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2004
Pakistan
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2003
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
South Africa
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2022
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
USA
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2003
Lebanon
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
1999
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
Mauritius
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2004
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
Ghana
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
1985
Uzbekistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2003
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2002
Brazil
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2013
  • 4 - Quality education