Public Release:  73 scientists elected to the American Academy of Microbiology

American Society for Microbiology

Seventy-three microbiologists have been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. Fellows of the Academy are elected annually through a highly selective, peer-review process, based on their records of scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced microbiology. There are now over 2,000 Fellows representing all subspecialties of microbiology, including basic and applied research, teaching, public health, industry, and government service. The new Fellows are as follows:

  • Frances H. Arnold, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
  • Carl E. Bauer, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Jack R. Bennink, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD
  • Edward A. Berger, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD
  • Christine A. Biron, Brown University, Providence, RI
  • David F. Blair, University of Utah, Salt Lake City
  • Michael R. Botchan, University of California, Berkeley
  • Gerhard H. Braus, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
  • Margo A. Brinton, Georgia State University, Atlanta
  • Frederic D. Bushman, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • Mark J. Buttner, John Innes Centre, Norwich, United Kingdom
  • James C. Carrington, Oregon State University, Corvallis
  • Michael Chandler, Laboratoire de Microbiologie et Génétique Moléculaire, CNRS/UPS, Toulouse, France
  • Philip Cohen, University of Dundee, Tayside, Scotland
  • Bryan R. Cullen, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • Melanie T. Cushion, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH
  • Victor J. DiRita, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor
  • Gordon Dougan, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
  • George L. Drusano, Ordway Research Institute, Albany Medical College, NY
  • Jaquelin P. Dudley, University of Texas at Austin
  • David M. Engman, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Scott G. Filler, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Nigel W. Fraser, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • Patrick L. Green, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • John Hayes, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, MA
  • Deborah M. Hinton, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD
  • David W. Holden, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
  • James A. Hoxie, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • Christopher A. Hunter, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • Bo Barker Jørgensen, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
  • Amar J.S. Klar, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD
  • David M. Knipe, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Hendrik J. Koornhof, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Douglas E. Koshland, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, D.C.
  • Barry Marshall, University of Western Australia, Perth
  • Maria Esperanza Martinez-Romero, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Cuernavaca
  • Valerie Mizrahi, Medical Research Council, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Thomas M. Moran, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City
  • Hirotada Mori, Institute for Advanced Biosciences, Keio University, Yamagata, Japan
  • Anne Moscona, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York City
  • Gopinath Balakrish Nair, National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata, India
  • Ann C. Palmenberg, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Yvonne Paterson, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • Carlos Pedrós-Alió, Institut de Ciències del Mar, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Barcelona, Spain
  • Thomas D. Petes, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • James M. Pipas, University of Pittsburgh, PA
  • Kit Pogliano, University of California, San Diego
  • Louise Prakash, University of Texas, Medical Branch, Galveston
  • Satya Prakash, University of Texas, Medical Branch, Galveston
  • Anthony P. Pugsley, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
  • Nancy Raab-Traub, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Anjana Rao, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Lutgarde Raskin, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • M. Thomas Record, Jr., University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • William S. Reznikoff, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA
  • Yasuko Rikihisa, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • Erle S. Robertson, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia
  • Leslie A. Schiff, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Konstantin V. Severinov, Rutgers State University, Piscataway, NJ
  • Phillip D. Smith, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Stanley M. Spinola, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis
  • Karl O. Stetter, University of Regensburg, Germany
  • Jeffrey N. Strathern, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD
  • Jeffery K. Taubenberger, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD
  • Giorgio Trinchieri, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, and National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
  • Peter H. von Hippel, University of Oregon, Eugene
  • Lawrence P. Wackett, University of Minnesota, St. Paul
  • E. Gerhart H. Wagner, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Bruce D. Walker, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, and Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
  • Theodore C. White, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute and University of Washington, Seattle
  • Malcolm E. Winkler, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Jonathan W. Yewdell, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD
  • Jonathan P. Zehr, University of California, Santa Cruz

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For more information regarding these Fellows, election to Fellowship or specific programs of the American Academy of Microbiology, contact Peggy McNult by telephone at 202-942-9225 or by email at pmcnult@asmusa.org.

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