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.
China
05-Chemical Sciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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
Switzerland
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
Iran, Isl. Rep.
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
India
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
Brazil
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 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
  • 15 - Life on land
  • 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
South Africa
10-Social and Economic Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 8 - Decent work and economic growth
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
  • 13 - Climate action
Nepal
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 1 - No poverty
  • 2 - Zero hunger
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 12 - Responsible consumption and production
  • 13 - Climate action
  • 15 - Life on land
China
09-Physics
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
China
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
Taiwan, China
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 5 - Gender equality
Canada
06-Engineering Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 6 - Clean water and sanitation
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Argentina
05-Chemical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Egypt
01-Agricultural Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
to
2017
Brazil
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Yemen
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
Affiliated from
2020
to
2025
South Africa
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 3 - Good health and well-being
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 5 - Gender equality
  • 10 - Reduced inequality
Norway
08-Mathematical Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 4 - Quality education
  • 7 - Affordable and clean energy
  • 17 - Partnerships for the goals
China
07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences
Fellow
Elected
2020
  • 11 - Sustainable cities and communities
  • 13 - Climate action