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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South Africa
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
South Africa
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
South Africa
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
South Africa
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
South Africa
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Saudi Arabia
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Saudi Arabia
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Poland
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Philippines
06-Engineering Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
Palestine (West Bank and Gaza Strip)
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Pakistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
Pakistan
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Oman
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Oman
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
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
Norway
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Nicaragua
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
Nicaragua
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Nepal
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 14 - Life below water
  • 15 - Life on land
Myanmar
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

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
Rabinovich, Gabriel Adrián Argentina 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences 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.

Kudaybergenov, Karimbergen Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Badano, Jose Luis Uruguay 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Marques, Fernando Coda USA 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Teixeira, Eduardo USA 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Arabi, Alya United Arab Emirates 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Karungi-Tumutegyereize, Jeninah Uganda 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Muyonga, John H. Uganda 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus
Aydin, Orhan Türkiye 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Baran, Yusuf Türkiye 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Ceyhan, Elvan Türkiye 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus