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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Morocco
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Bolivia
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
United Kingdom
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 15 - Life on land
Uzbekistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Madagascar
10-Social and Economic Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Madagascar
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Egypt
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Pakistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
India
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Iran, Isl. Rep.
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Guatemala
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Jordan
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
Myanmar
10-Social and Economic Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Canada
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
China
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Oman
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
United Kingdom
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Sweden
10-Social and Economic Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Germany
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Saudi Arabia
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

Pati, Swapan Kumar India 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Pan, Jian-Wei China 09-Physics 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.

Islam, Abul Bashar Mir Md. Khademul Bangladesh 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Jaruwongrungsee, Kata Thailand 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Maham, Behrouz Kazakhstan 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Nkansah, Marian Asantewah Ghana 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Patra, Arpita India 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Pootakham, Wirulda (Nik) Thailand 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Saad, Dalia South Africa 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Sabry Gad Aboelmagd, Yasser Mohammed Egypt 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Salako, Kolawole Valère Benin 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Tumendelger, Azzaya Mongolia 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus