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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Uzbekistan
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Canada
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Sudan
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
China
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Bangladesh
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2018
to
2022
Pakistan
08-Mathematical Sciences
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
Ghana
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Oman
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
United Kingdom
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Oman
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2019
to
2023
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
Sweden
10-Social and Economic Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
New Zealand
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
Italy
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 14 - Life below water
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Germany
09-Physics
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
Egypt
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
Türkiye
01-Agricultural Sciences
Affiliated from
2021
to
2026
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
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
Switzerland
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being

Former Young Affiliates elected to the TWAS fellowship

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
Farag, Mohamed Ali Egypt 01-Agricultural Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Kamau, Luna Kenya 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Minwalla, Shiraz India 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Moreira, Carlos Gustavo (Tamm de Araujo) Brazil 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Omirov, Bakhrom Uzbekistan 08-Mathematical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Pan, Jian-Wei China 09-Physics Young Affiliate Alumnus elected to TWAS
Pati, Swapan Kumar India 05-Chemical 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.

Abbes, Samir Tunisia 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Abdallah AlDamen, Murad Jordan 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Abdel Moneim, Ahmed E. Egypt 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Abdel-Massih, Roula Lebanon 02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology Young Affiliate Alumnus
Abou-Kheir, Wassim Lebanon 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Acosta Rodriguez, Eva Virginia Argentina 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Adeneye, Adejuwon Adewale Nigeria 04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Adewuyi, Adewale Nigeria 05-Chemical Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Adhikari, Basanta Raj Nepal 06-Engineering Sciences Young Affiliate Alumnus
Adzitey, Frederick Ghana 03-Biological Systems and Organisms Young Affiliate Alumnus