AAAS Fellow, 2019
Igor Jouline, professor in the Department of Microbiology, was elected as a 2019 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his contributions to the fields of microbiology and computational biology, particularly for developing computational approaches to study signal transduction in bacteria.
AAAS, the world’s largest general scientific organization, has named fellows every year since 1874, with notable previous fellows including Thomas Edison, Margaret Mead and James Watson. It is one of the most prestigious honors given to U.S. researchers who have made exceptional efforts to advance science. Fellows are selected by their academic peers.