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 Young Affiliates: the promise of a new generation

TWAS is a pioneering, merit-based academy focused on scientific excellence in the developing world. Each year, the Academy and its Regional Offices select up to 25 Young Affiliates based on their achievements before the age of 40 – and on their potential for future impact. Terms last for five years.

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Oman
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Saudi Arabia
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Egypt
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Yemen
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Egypt
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Saudi Arabia
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Jordan
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Morocco
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Yemen
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Palestine (West Bank and Gaza Strip)
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Libya
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Yemen
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Sudan
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Oman
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
Lebanon
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Kuwait
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 14 - Life below water
Egypt
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 13 - Climate action
Morocco
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Oman
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Egypt
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 3 - Good health and well-being

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

Farag, Mohamed Ali Egypt 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Al-Salman, Ahmad Jordan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Al-Sarraj, Emad Yousif Iraq 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS

Young Affiliates Alumni

When Young Affiliates complete their five-year term, they become Alumni. Young Affiliate Alumni are encouraged to remain engaged with TWAS initiatives and to take advantage of TWAS programmes and prizes.

Al-Salti, Nasser Said Fayal Oman 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Arabi, Alya United Arab Emirates 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Cherif, Rim Canada 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus
Sabry Gad Aboelmagd, Yasser Mohammed Egypt 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Zakham, Fathiah Yemen 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Abdallah AlDamen, Murad Jordan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Al Bakain, Ramia Jordan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Farag Ali, Ahmed Egypt 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus
Jelassi, Haikel Tunisia 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus
Maha Nasr, Sayed Ali Egypt 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus