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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USA
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Chile
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Bolivia
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Guatemala
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
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
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
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
Nicaragua
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
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
Brazil
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
El Salvador
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 15 - Life on land
Chile
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Bolivia
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Brazil
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Guatemala
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
Nicaragua
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

Rabinovich, Gabriel Adrián Argentina 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Ron, Santiago Ecuador 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Moreira, Carlos Gustavo (Tamm de Araujo) Brazil 08-Mathematical 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.

Acosta Rodriguez, Eva Virginia Argentina 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Figueiredo, Claudia Brazil 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Gittens, Rolando A. Panama 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Gonzalez Munoz, Pablo Alberto Chile 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Valdez Lorenzo, Jose Ferran Mexico 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Bolaños-Villegas, Pablo Alberto Costa Rica 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Cabrerizo, Franco Martín Argentina 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Vargas Balda, Ronald Eduardo Venezuela 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Wilson Moya, Christian Andrés Marcelo Chile 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus
Zancan, Patricia Brazil 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus