American Academy of Arts & Sciences

The American Academy serves the nation as a champion of scholarship, civil dialogue, and useful knowledge. As one of the country's oldest learned societies and independent policy research centers, the Academy convenes leaders from the academic, business, and government sectors to respond to the challenges facing the nation and the world.

The strength of the Academy lies in the intellectual leadership of its members and the wide range of expertise they bring to its studies and publications.  The Academy membership encompasses over 4,600 Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members and reflects the full range of disciplines and professions: mathematics, the physical and biological sciences, medicine, the social sciences and humanities, business, government, public affairs, and the arts. Among the Academy's Fellows are more than 250 Nobel laureates and 60 Pulitzer Prize winners.

Fellows

2011

Richard W. Aldrich
Neuroscience

William R. Louis
History

 

2010

Mary F. Wheeler
Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


2009

Adam Heller
Chemical Engineering


2008

Mark A. Kirkpatrick
Integrative Biology

J. Tinsley Oden
Computational Engineering & Science


2007

Thomas J. R. Hughes
Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

 

2005

Allan H. MacDonald
Physics


2004

Philip C. Bobbitt
Law

Curtis W. Meadows, Jr.
Public Affairs

Peter J. Rossky
Chemical Engineering


2003

James J. Bull
Integrative Biology

Larry R. Faulkner
Chemistry & Biochemistry


2002

Bryce S. DeWitt*
Physics

Jacqueline Jones
History

 

2001

Sanford V. Levinson
Law

Michael J. Ryan
Integrative Biology

Ben G. Streetman
Electrical & Computer Engineering


2000

William Goetzmann*
History

David Hillis
Integrative Biology


1999

Paul F. Barbara*
Chemistry & Biochemistry

 

1997

Douglas Laycock
Law

Richard Sorabji
Philosophy


1996

David P. Crews
Integrative Biology


1995

Alfred W. Crosby, Jr.
History

Alan M. Lambowitz
Molecular Biology

Robert M. Metcalfe
Electrical & Computer Engineering


1994

Steven Feld
Anthropology

Marye A. Fox
Chemistry

Beryl B. Simpson
Integrative Biology


1993

William H. Press
Integrative Biology

 

1991

Harry L. Swinney
Physics


1990

Allen J. Bard
Chemistry & Biochemistry


1987

Roy Frederick Schwitters
Physics


1986

Luis A. Caffarelli
Mathematics


1985

Karen K. Uhlenbeck
Mathematics


1984

Karl W. Butzer
Geography

Janet T. Spence
Psychology

Charles A. Wright*
Law


1982

Dennis W. Sciama
Physics

 

1981

Lester J. Reed
Chemistry & Biochemistry

 

1980

R. H. Bing*
Mathematics

 

1978

Walter Dean Burnham
Government


1976

Constantine J. Alexopoulos*
Botany

Rowland Pettit*
Chemistry

 

1975

Verne E. Grant*
Botany

Charles Hartshorne*
Philosophy

 

1974

Harold C. Bold*
Botany

 

1971

Gardner Lindzey*
Psychology

 

1968

Steven Weinberg
Physics

 

1966

Michael J. S. Dewar*
Chemistry

 

* (deceased)

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