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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India
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Malaysia
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Benin
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Taiwan, China
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Bhutan
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
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
Nepal
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Oman
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
United Arab Emirates
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Tunisia
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
South Africa
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Sri Lanka
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Brazil
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
Panama
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Chile
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Bangladesh
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Thailand
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Kazakhstan
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
Ghana
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 14 - Life below water
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
India
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2017
to
2021
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions

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.

Jha, Ajay Kumar Nepal 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Kerachian, Reza Iran, Isl. Rep. 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Khanfar, Monther AbdelJabbar Jordan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Kinfe, Henok South Africa 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Li, Chunshan China 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Marques, Joao Trinidade Brazil 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus
Mudhoo, Ackmez Mauritius 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Nguyen, Tuyet Phuong Vietnam 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Ojokoh, Bolanle Ade Nigeria 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Patil, Satish Amrutrao India 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus