Advanced Science: 15 New AAAS Fellows

Kari Cooper in clean lab, wearing personal protective equipment
Kari M. Cooper, pictured in the geochemistry clean lab, is a newly elected fellow of the American Academy for the Advancement of Science.

Fifteen faculty members of the University of California, Davis, have been elected to the newest class of fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, as announced Nov. 20, honored for their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.

The class of 2017 comprises 396 fellows, all of whom are invited to Austin, Texas, in February for the association’s annual meeting, to be officially recognized.

Here are the new fellows from UC Davis (listed by AAAS section) and the work that led to their election:

Agriculture, Food and Renewable Resources

Biological Sciences



Geology and Geography

Medical Sciences


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