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 Fellows: the apex of scientific achievement

TWAS is a pioneering, merit-based academy focused on scientific excellence in the developing world. Only scientists who have made significant contributions to the advancement of science in the developing world can be nominated as TWAS Fellows. Those elected hold permanent membership.

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* Due to a change in the election schedule, no TWAS Fellows were elected for the year 2017. Learn more.
Mexico
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
South Africa
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Brazil
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Brazil
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Rwanda
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 4 - Quality education
Uruguay
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
China
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 4 - Quality education
China
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Mali
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Kenya
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
Peru
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 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
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
India
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2021
China
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action
Brazil
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
India
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Sri Lanka
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
Bangladesh
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 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
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
Brazil
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
Uganda
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Argentina
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2021
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions