Faculty Honors, Awards, and Distinguished Service

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellows

Members who are scientifically or socially distinguished are bestowed the honor of AAAS Fellow by the AAAS Council for efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications. Areas where Fellows may have made significant contributions are research; teaching; technology; services to professional societies; administration in academe, industry, and government; and communicating and interpreting science to the public.

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fellows

To be elected a Fellow of AGU is a special tribute for those who have made exceptional scientific contributions. Nominated Fellows must have attained acknowledged eminence in the Earth and space sciences. This designation is conferred upon not more than 0.1% of all AGU members in any given year. New Fellows are chosen by a Committee of Fellows.